There are numerous bus and rail links throughout Test Valley, and many people rely on this public transport as a means of getting to work or social activities.
If you are one such passenger, you may take extra care when out and about to avoid being an accident. Public transport providers have a duty of care to ensure that bus and train platforms are safe, and that all vehicles are safe for use as well. Furthermore, all operators should be up to date with training, and be capable of handling the vehicle of which they are in charge.
Even if you take care to prevent an accident, if the same isn’t said for those involved with running public transit, accidents can take place. Unfortunately, innocent passengers are often the ones left to bear the painful injuries that can arise. If you have been involved in a public transport accident in Test Valley, did you know that you could claim compensation?
See if you could claim
You could be within your legal rights to make a claim if the circumstances surrounding the accident in question meet the following criteria:
- The accident was not your fault, and took place owing to the negligence of another party
- The accident took place within the past three years
- You suffered injuries that required medical attention
It can often be the case that accidents of this nature leave psychological and emotional scars behind as well, and if you have had a serious collision, depression could onset.
If you weren’t at fault, Accident Advice Helpline can help put things right. An experienced and diligent law firm, we take great pride in helping those hurt through no fault of their own obtain the justice they are owed.
Make a public transport accident in Test Valley claim
Getting started with a claim needn’t be a hassle with Accident Advice Helpline.
We offer our services on a no win, no fee basis, so you are not liable for paying anything upfront to get a claim underway. You can get a quick quote online, decide if you want to make a claim, and get started simply by making a phone call to our helpline team.
Any accident can be an upsetting experience, but being involved in one that should and could have been prevented can leave you especially angry. If this is the case, you could be owed compensation, so don’t put it off. Make a phone call to Accident Advice Helpline, and see if you could make a claim following a public transport accident in Test Valley.
Dial 0800 689 0500, and speak to a claims adviser today.
Date Published: 9th July 2015
Author: David Brown