Making road accident claims in the City of London after a road accident can help you to recover financially from the impact that the accident has had on your life. However, this is not the only reason to claim compensation for a road accident which was not your fault.
A serious car accident can affect you psychologically just as much as it has affected you physically, and can make it difficult for you to get back on the road again even after your injuries have healed. Here are some ways that compensation may be able to help you to get back on the road.
Your doctor may be able to refer you for counselling for free if they suspect that you are suffering from PTSD as a result of your accident. However, it will be quicker and easier for you to just pay for counselling, and this will be possible if you claim compensation for your accident. Counselling will help you to move past the accident so that you can start to think about getting behind the wheel again.
Taking more driving lessons
A road accident can shake your confidence a huge amount, even if there is plenty of evidence to suggest that the other driver was at fault and that you did nothing wrong. If you are struggling to get back on the road after your accident, taking a few advanced driving lessons can help you to feel a little more secure in your driving ability. Compensation will be able to go towards the cost of this.
Most importantly, having the court agree that you were not at fault for your accident should help you to come to terms with what happened and understand that you have done nothing wrong. This should help you to deal with the accident, move past it, and be able to get back on the road.
How to make road accident claims in the City of London
If you decide that you do want to make road accident claims in the City of London for an accident which was not your fault, you will want the process to be as simple and stress-free as possible.
Call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile, or you can text “claim365” to 88010 to speak to the friendly, helpful team about making a claim. The team will talk you through your accident and any evidence that you have to help you to decide whether or not you have a good case for compensation. If you do, then you will be passed over to an injury lawyer who can make your claim for you, on your behalf. You may even be able to settle your case out of court.
Date Published: 14th May 2015
Author: David Brown