None of us get into our cars or vans expecting to be involved in a road accident that was not our fault and so it always comes as a very nasty shock when it does happen. Whether the injuries that we suffer are physical or psychological and no matter how severe or mild they are, they will impact on our lives in some way.
As a result, the accident can also cost us money. May be we cannot go to work, look after our children or perform our normal household tasks. Most of us know that we could make a claim for compensation but to do this correctly most of us turn to road accident solicitors to help us.
Top 5 facts about road accident solicitors
Fact 1: A claims management company like Accident Advice Helpline can guide you through this process. Even if your accident happened a while ago it is likely that you can still claim. You can claim for road accidents that occurred up to three years ago.
Fact 2: Accident Advice Helpline have a team of friendly, professional advisers who will guide you through a unique 30 second test to help them to work out whether you have a claim and should go on to make contact with the road accident solicitors. You can call the advice helpline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and this advice is without obligation so you do not have to go ahead with the claim if you do not want to.
Fact 3: Accident Advice Helpline has a national network of many legal partners and so you will be put in touch with one of the road accident solicitors that are just right for your case. You do not need to worry about legal fees because the legal partners work on a no win no fee* basis. If your case is not successful you do not pay a thing. If your claim is successful, your solicitor’s fees can be recovered from the losing side.
Fact 4: You will not have to attend countless appointments with the road accident solicitors because most claims can be handled over the telephone and very few cases end up in court. You may need to attend one appointment locally with a doctor for a medical assessment.
Fact 5: The exact amount of compensation that you will get cannot be guaranteed by road accident solicitors as it varies from case to case. It may be useful if you keep a record of money that you have lost such as loss of earnings and travel expenses.
It is important that you feel assured that the claims management company is working in your best interests. Accident Advice Helpline has been helping people with accident claims like yours for over 10 years and are endorsed by consumer champion Esther Rantzen.
So for expert legal advice about a possible claim call Accident Advice Helpline today on: 0800 689 0500 from a landline or: 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 29th November 2012
Author: David Brown
Category: Personal injury solicitors