No one would attempt to argue that ambulance drivers and paramedics do not do a very tough job in difficult circumstances for relatively little pay. They work long hours, can be faced with people who are both verbally and physically abusive towards them and have to witness things that would turn most people’s stomachs or cause them to pass out.
Fortunately, the great majority of ambulance drivers and paramedics are extremely well trained and professional. It’s not a job you can just walk off the street and start.
That being said, the fact that ambulance drivers and paramedics work in an incredibly pressurised situations can mean that mistakes can be made. Although it’s rare, it is not unheard of for an ambulance racing to or from the scene of an emergency to cause a road accident in South Kesteven. The same could be said of all emergency services that use vehicles to reach people or situations that require their assistance, be they the fire brigade or the police.
If you’re ever injured in a road accident in South Kesteven thatv was caused by an ambulance driver or a paramedic making a mistake while travelling at speed either to or from an emergency call, there will be a chance that you might be able to use the services of a top 100% no win no fee* personal injury lawyer to sue the ambulance service for compensation.
Emergency vehicles and road accident in South Kesteven
Perhaps you were travelling along a narrow country road only to hear an ambulance drawing close behind you. You attempt to get out the way, but the ambulance driver misjudges the width of the road due to the speed he was travelling at and causes a road accident in South Kesteven as a consequence. You suffer a very nasty whiplash injury that takes months to recover from as a result.
Maybe you were crossing the road, only to be knocked to the ground by a police car that was travelling at speed, but had failed to initiate its blue lights and sirens. Perchance you were done a mischief as a consequence of the driver of a fire engine making a mistake. In all of these circumstances, there will be a chance that you might be able to use the services of a good 100% no win no fee* personal injury solicitor to take action against the emergency service concerned.
If you have been injured in a road accident in South Kesteven that came about as a result of the negligent actions of an emergency service driver, call Accident Advice Helpline today on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 to find out if they might be able to offer you representation.