Compensation is not meant to be free money; the government sees it as recognition of your pain and suffering and it is to make sure you can get your life back to as normal as possible. There are several factors that have to be accounted for when you are claiming compensation after being injured in an accident that was not your fault:
- Loss of earnings
- Pain and suffering
- Anxiety and stress
- The impact on your life
- The cost of jobs that you would have done such as decorating
- Home adaptation costs, if necessary
- Any other sort or loss that is a direct result of the accident
- Medical costs
- Travel costs
- Care costs
In fact, any material item that can be itemised, you should keep the receipts for as your personal injury lawyer in Macduff may want them when making your compensation claim.
If you have been involved in an accident that was not your fault, and you received injuries in that accident that needed medical attention, you may be able to make a personal injury claim, using a personal injury lawyer in Macduff.
Accidents that can happen
The are lots of accidents that can happen, but the most common ones are:
- Holiday accidents
- Accidents in school, college or university
- Industrial illnesses and diseases
- Road traffic accidents
- Work-related accidents
- Slips, trips and falls
- Food poisoning
You should consider using a personal injury lawyer in Macduff to make a personal injury compensation claim, if any of these, or any other type of accident happen to you.
The injuries that can happen
Every accident, injury and victims circumstances are different, and people react to similar injuries in different ways. Some of the most common injuries we have dealt with are:
- Cuts and bruises
- Knee injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
- Back and spinal injuries
- Head and brain injuries
- Broken bones
Accident Advice Helpline are here to assist if you need a personal injury lawyer in Macduff
Some injuries can be life changing and if you have sustained them in an accident that was not your fault, you should contact Accident Advice Helpline to make your claim for you. We have the experience you need for this, and since the year 2000 have helped many thousands of claimants obtain the compensation to which they were due.
We operate on a no-win, no-fee basis, so you will not have to find any money to start your claim, and not pay us any money if your claim is not won.
Contact our helpline on our freephone number, 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone, and speak to one of our friendly advisors for further guidance about your claim, or complete the 30-second test on our website. This will tell you if you have a valid claim as well as estimate the amount you may receive.
Date Published: 15th August 2017
Author: Jan Newell