Injured and need expert personal injury solicitors in Aldenham to manage your accident claim?
Emotional distress after being involved in a traumatic incident is all too apparent for some people. Known as post traumatic stress disorder, it is a very real condition and one that you could claim compensation for with the assistance of personal injury solicitors in Aldenham, if you feel that someone else is responsible for the incident or accident.
Post traumatic stress disorder is commonly associated with those people who have seen active service within the military but it is not a condition that just affects people within the army, navy or airforce. It can affect anyone. It is an emotional response to an incredibly distressing situation. It can range from people suffering flashbacks through to severe cases of insomnia. Treatment includes intensive therapy from a wide range of professional medical personnel.
Could you claim for your post traumatic stress disorder?
It is a possibility but there are a few criteria you will need to meet in the event of specialist personal injury solicitors in Aldenham to help you claim financial redress:
Get a diagnosis – it may be that your GP is able to make the diagnosis or he or she may refer you to a specialist. From this point, you will receive the highest quality care possible.
Meet the deadline – you must begin your claim within 3 years of the date of the incident that is the root cause of your post traumatic stress disorder. It is likely that you may have also suffered physical injuries during the incident; your injury solicitor will also be able to claim for these too, providing you have also sought medical advice for these injuries too.
We understand that after an accident, you priority must be to get yourself firmly on the road to recovery before you begin any claim for compensation. During this time, ensure that you keep as many receipts for expenditure and details of appointments etc. This will help add the detail to your case so that your personal injury solicitors have as much detail as possible.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline today
The accident or incident must not have been your fault. In many cases, this is easily proved but in other cases, it may be slightly more complex. Your personal injury solicitors will be able to deal with any concerns or issues that arrive.
Are you suffering from post traumatic stress disorder? Has it been formally diagnosed? Call Accident Advice Helpline on: 0800 689 0500 free from your landline. Alternatively, if you have a mobile ring: 0333 500 0993 or text ‘claim365’ to 88010 now.
Date Published: 23rd November 2013
Author: David Brown