Personal Injuries and Making A Claim For Compensation
If you have been injured in an accident in Ormskirk that was not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation for your injury and any out-of-pocket expenses that you have incurred as a result of your accident.
Examples of accidents where you may be entitled to compensation include:
- Road traffic accidents
- Slips, trips and falls
- Accidents at work
Personal injury compensation claims must usually be made within three years of the date of your accident. Although you can make the compensation claim yourself, if can improve your chances of receiving the full amount of compensation that you deserve if you use a professional to help you make your compensation claim.
Who can assist with my claim?
There are a number of personal injury solicitors in Ormskirk who can help you, and a number of ways to find them.
You can check classified advertisements or directories such as the Yellow Pages to find a solicitor that can help you with your personal injury compensation claim. Another way is to search Google or other Internet search engines for “personal injury solicitors in Ormskirk”.
However, although you will find a lawyer this way, you will have no way of knowing whether they are any good at what they do until you have actually used them. A good way to get a personal recommendation for a personal injury solicitor is to ask friends, family and co-workers who have made a personally injury compensation claim in the past whether the solicitor is good at dealing with your sort of compensation claim.
A simpler way to find someone to help you with your compensation claim is to use a law firm such as Accident Advice Helpline to handle your personal injury compensation claim.
What can Accident Advice Helpline do?
Accident Advice Helpline, for over ten years, has been helping people secure compensation following an injury caused by an accident that was not their fault.
Its patron is TV celebrity and consumer champion Esther Rantzen, and the company is regulated by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority.
Accident Advice Helpline has many expert personal injury solicitors, with Ormskirk being one of the areas covered. All of these lawyers operate on a no win no fee basis which means that you do not need to worry about unexpected legal bills eating into your compensation.
Generally, Accident Advice Helpline can process your claim via the telephone. Claimants are not normally required to attend court in person, although you may need to attend a medical assessment to record your injuries.
The amount of compensation you receive cannot be guaranteed because it varies depending on the circumstances of your claim. However, because Accident Advice Helpline’s legal panel contains experts who specialise in compensation claims, using Accident Advice Helpline gives you the best chance of getting the right outcome.