If you have been involved in a road accident, and you were riding a motorcycle at the time, you will need to prove that you were not at fault if you want to claim personal injury compensation in East Northamptonshire. Just as with any other road accident, the fault for the accident may not be immediately obvious, particularly if there was bad weather at the time or it was a busy road. Here are some ways that you can claim personal injury compensation in East Northamptonshire if you have have an accident on a motorbike.
If you were following the rules
Because motorbikes are able to get around cars easily, and nip in between obstacles, they sometimes choose not to follow the rules quite as well as they should. If you want to claim personal injury compensation in East Northamptonshire, you need to prove that you were following the rules of the road as well as any car drivers involved.
If the other driver was aggressive
Often, car drivers have little respect for motorcycles, meaning that they can act aggressively on the road and cause accidents. CCTV and witness statements will be able to back up the fact that the other driver was behaving aggressively so that you can claim personal injury compensation in East Northamptonshire.
Claim personal injury compensation in East Northamptonshire
Call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile, to discuss with the team what happened with your accident. The team will be happy to talk you through the situation to help you decide whether or not you are able to claim personal injury compensation in East Northamptonshire. If you are, you will work with an injury lawyer, who will work on your behalf so that you shouldn’t have to go to court. This lawyer will also work on a no win, no fee* basis so there is less risk in making a claim.
Date Published: 15th May 2015
Author: David Brown