Telford is a centrally-located and fast-growing town. Situated close to the M54, it has good transport links which can potentially pose a risk of road traffic accidents.
If you have been involved in a road traffic accident in or near to Telford, then you should check your eligibility to make a claim for compensation. Personal injury claims in Telford can be made if you were injured as a result of an accident that happened in the past three years, whereby someone else was to blame. If that’s you, then you should take action.
Why claim for compensation?
If you have been injured and it was not your fault, then compensation is there to protect you. You should not suffer emotionally, physically or financially following an accident whereby someone else was to blame and whilst compensation cannot reverse your accident, it can go some way to helping you during the days, weeks and months that follow.
Compensation for personal injury claims in Telford will take into account:
- The type and severity of your injuries
- Loss of earnings if you are unable to work
- Medical expenses
- Care costs
- Specialist equipment or home modifications
- Emotional impact
To get an idea of how much you may be able to claim for personal injury claims in Telford, you can use Accident Advice Helpline calculator tool. The 30 second test is a quick way to get important answers about your claim – providing you with a ball-park figure to use as a reference point throughout the claims process.
How do I make personal injury claims in Telford?
The claims process is simple. Firstly, gather the information you have relating to your accident. This may include:
- The date, time and location of your accident
- Any notes you have made following the accident
- Contact details of any witnesses
- Vehicle registrations for road traffic accidents
- A medical report, provided by your doctor
- Receipts relating to expenses
- Your salary information, if you have been unable to work
The more information you have, the better, but don’t be put off if you don’t have all this information to hand. At Accident Advice Helpline we run a 24 hour advice line – give us a call no matter how many details you have to hand and we’ll do our utmost to help.
If you haven’t yet contacted a compensation provider, you should do so as soon as possible. At Accident Advice Helpline, our team of professional and friendly advisors are ready and waiting to help you make the claim for compensation you deserve, with sensitivity and understanding, so give them a call on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993. We know that being involved in an accident can be a traumatic time, so we’re here to make the claims process as easy as possible and all on a no win no fee basis.
Date Published: 2nd May 2013