If you have been involved in an accident that was not your fault, you may be able to make personal injury claims Weymouth and Portland if you fit the criteria, which is:
- The accident must have happened with the last three years, unless it was on a ship or plane when the time limit is reduced to two years.
- The accident must have been the fault of someone else or because of someone elses negligence.
- Any injuries you sustained must have needed medical attention.
If these rules apply to you, you could be making personal injury claims in Weymouth and Portland for compensation.
The endless list of accidents
There is an endless list of accidents that could happen, but among the more common ones we are asked to deal with are:
- Food poisoning
- Holiday accidents
- Accidents in schools, colleges and universities
- Motorbike accidents
- Car, bus lorry collisions
- Accidents in the workplace
- Bicycle accidents
- Slips, trips or falls
- Industrial illnesses or diseases
Any accident that was not your fault comes within the realms of person injury claims, and it is possible to make personal injury claims in Weymouth and Portland for them all.
The limitless number of injuries
There is a limitless list of injuries sustained in accidents, just some of them being:
- Facial injuries
- Burns and scalds
- Loss of limbs
- Back and spinal injuries
- Head and brain injuries
- Broken bones
- Eye injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
Some of these injuries will change the life of the victim for ever, and they should be compensated for that when it has happened through no fault of their own.
The other things
You can claim for any costs and losses that are as a result of the accident that was not your fault. Such things as medical expenses, travel costs, child care, care costs and a whole host of other things can be reclaimed as long as you have proof of them.
Making personal injury compensation claims in Weymouth and Portland
Being injured in an accident that was not your own fault can be a very traumatic experience, so at Accident Advice Helpline we want to take the stress out of making your claim. We want to stop you worrying about how you will fund your claim, as we work on a no win no fee basis. This means that you do not have to pay any money for your claim to be started, and you do not have to pay any money if your claim is lost.
On our website there is a 30-second test that will let you know if you qualify to make a compensation claim, and will give you some guidance to the amount you may be awarded. If you prefer to discuss your case with someone our helpline is a freephone number, 0800 180 4123. There you will find friendly and helpful advisors ready to answer any questions you may have, if you are considering making personal injury claims in Weymouth and Portland.
Date Published: 12th August 2014