Tips for claiming Pontrhydyfen car accident compensation
Thankfully, over the past few years, there has been a drop in the number of car accidents nationally. Unfortunately they still do happen, and if you are unlucky enough to be involved in a Pontrhydyfen car accident that was not your fault then you may be able to claim compensation for any injuries you have sustained.
Accident Advice Helpline are a law firm who specialise in all types of personal injury claims. We have years of experience in the area and are a reputable, honest and reliable company. We have put together some tips on helping you make a successful compensation claim.
Tip 1. Seek medical assistance
Your health and well-being is paramount; it is important that you seek medical help for your injuries as soon as possible. A medical professional can not only diagnose and treat you, but your medical records will help when making a Pontrhydyfen car accident compensation claim. You lawyer will the notes your doctor makes to provide evidence for your claim.
Tip 2. Report your car accident
It would be helpful for your claim if you have an official record of your accident. This is easily achieved by reporting the accident to your insurance company and to the police. Not only is this a legal requirement when someone is injured, but the police report will add weight to your case. Police often carry out their own investigation in to car accidents to establish fault and to see if any driving laws were breached, in which case the negligent driver may face a fine, points or even disqualification from driving.
Tip 3. Keep a record of important details
Keeping an accurate record of events is extremely helpful for your Pontrhydyfen car accident claim. Whilst the details are fresh in your mind you should write down as much information about the accident as you can. Try to include detailed information such as the speed you were travelling at, and the sequence of events that caused your accident. It is also important to have the details of the negligent driver. If there were any witnesses to the accident, take down their contact details too.
Tip 4. Contact Accident Advice Helpline
To proceed with making a claim contact us on 0800 689 0500 from a landline or on 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. Our lines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and if we can’t answer your call straight away then one of our professional and friendly advisors will call you back. You are under no obligation so what’s the harm in having a chat? You may be entitled to thousands of pounds! Call us today.
Date Published: 29th June 2014
Author: Emma Matthews