To make a personal injury compensation claim in Newcastle-under-Lyme, you could start by consulting Accident Advice Helpline to locate the legal expert you need for your personal injury claim.
Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline employs a large team of lawyers all over Britain, and if we don’t have the right specialist for you locally, we will appoint the nearest available. Of course, you could have done an internet search for personal injury compensation claims in Newcastle-under-Lyme, and the search has returned candidates within the county borders, it might be that you are missing a good one just a stone’s throw away in the next county. That’s why it’s a good idea to start with a law firm like Accident Advice Helpline which has a large team at its fingertips.
How do I start my personal injury compensation claim in Newcastle-under-Lyme?
First of all you need to check your claim is eligible by taking our online 30-second test which will tell you if your claim qualifies. Once you’ve passed the first test, answer a few quick questions about your injury and we’ll see if we can give you an estimate of what your claim might be worth. Please bear in mind that it is only an estimate and the granting of a certain sum of money is not necessarily guaranteed. Having said that, there are precedents for certain types of injury which occur time and time again, such as whiplash and broken limbs and the amounts paid out for these can be looked up.
What if I need a specialist outside of Newcastle-under-Lyme
If your case is complex or unusual, your solicitor might advise seeking specialist advice, for example, for claiming for injuries which happened abroad, it may be necessary to find the law firm with that specific expertise in London or another major city.
What happens once I’ve started my claim?
Should you decide to start your personal injury compensation claim in Newcastle-under-Lyme, we will appoint a solicitor who will advise you on your case. There is no obligation to start the process. It’s up to you to tell us if you want to proceed.
Will I have to go to court?
The majority of personal injury compensation cases are settled out of court, but if the award offered is not acceptable or if the case is disputed in any way, then you may decide to proceed to court but you should ask your solicitor’s advice beforehand.
How long will I have to wait for my money?
Most awards are paid out quickly, soon after we receive them. So don’t delay, call our helpful friendly advisors on 0800 688 0500 as soon as possible and see how we can help you start your personal injury compensation claim in Newcastle-under-Lyme today.