A road accident is a serious situation and one which can take some time to recover physically from. However, there are other problems which may crop up in the weeks and months following a road accident, which make it difficult for you to recover quickly.
Many of these problems can be solved or at the very least helped by making road accident claims in Stafford, so if your accident was caused by the negligence of another person, you should definitely think about making a compensation claim against them. Here are some of the problems which may crop up after your accident.
Not being able to go back to work
If you have been very badly injured then it may take some time for you to be able to go back to work. If you have to take too much time off work because of your injuries then your employer may be forced to let you go and hire someone else instead. In this case, compensation will help you to stay afloat financially during this time, and before you are able to find another job.
A serious road accident is likely to have caused at least some post traumatic stress and this is normal, but some people will struggle more than others to get over what has happened, and you may find yourself struggling to get back to your everyday life whilst still suffering from trauma because of your accident.
Compensation is a great way for you to get closure about the accident, but is also a way for you to pay for the counselling and other help you need to resolve your feelings.
How to make road accident claims in Stafford
If you think that you have a good case for road accident claims in Stafford then you should find out for certain and make a start on your claim as soon as possible. You have up to three years to complete any compensation claim, but most solicitors will agree that it is easier to process the claim sooner rather than later.
Call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile, or text “claim365” to 88010 to speak to the friendly, helpful team about your accident and get help deciding whether or not you have a good case for compensation.
If you do then you will be teamed with a dedicated injury lawyer who will work on a 100% no win no fee basis to get you the compensation that you deserve. Your lawyer will also keep you updated as the claim progresses.
Date Published: 9th June 2015
Author: David Brown