If you have been injured in a road traffic accident or any other type of accident involving vehicles of any description, then you could be entitled to make a claim for compensation. This is particularly true if the accident in question was not your fault.
If you want to find out more about making personal injury claims in High Peak then please contact the Accident Advice Helpline directly and we will do all we can to answer any questions you may have.
Making personal injury claims in High Peak
When it comes to making personal injury claims in High Peak there are some things that you need to bear in mind. In order to be able to make a claim you have to have someone against whom to make a claim. This seems fairly logical, but you would be surprised how many people are unable to provide all the information needed at the start of the process regarding the third party who could be liable for their accident.
It is because of this that it is important that in the case of a road traffic accident you obtain as much information as possible about the driver of the other vehicle. This also includes any other details for people who may have witnessed the accident and can corroborate your story.
You should at least obtain the make, model and registration number of the responsible vehicle. If possible obtain the name and contact details of the driver and details of their insurance provider.
Once you have sought medical attention and have recovered suitably it is essential that you contact your insurance provider to advise them of your accident. They will then make the necessary arrangements to ensure that your vehicle is repaired if this is required.
Your insurance provider may also provide you with details of a law firm that they hand their personal injury claims in High Peak to. It is then your choice whether or not to use them, or to find a legal representative yourself. It is important that you are aware that you can choose to use someone alternatively.
Once you have decided that you are going to use the Accident Advice Helpline to handle your claim you can pick up the phone and give us a call. We have a free phone helpline that is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The number to call is 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
As we handle thousands of personal injury claims in High Peak each year our advisors have all the knowledge at their disposal in these early stages to be able to provide you with the information and guidance you need.
To find out how much compensation our personal injury claims in High Peak experts may be able to secure on your behalf, take our 30-second test today.
Date Published: 18th August 2014
Author: David Brown