If you have recently suffered a nasty injury in a road traffic accident in Bradford then you will know what a painful and distressing experience that can be. The injury can be physical, psychological or both. It doesn’t help if that accident was caused by the actions of another driver. You deserve some compensation for your injuries and the way to go about getting it is called a road traffic accident claim in Bradford. You may not know much about this legal process and you are not alone! Here are some of the most common questions that we get asked by people in your situation.
FAQs – a road traffic accident claim in Bradford
Who can start a road traffic accident claim?
Road traffic accident claims are started by people who have been injured in road traffic accidents that were not their own fault.
When should I start my claim?
It is always best to start your claim as soon after your accident as you can. Everyone will still remember what happened and the paperwork will be easy to locate. However, don’t panic if it is a few months since your accident – you have up to three years to make a claim.
How can I find a road traffic accident lawyer?
Just ring us – we have plenty! We have a large team of highly skilled personal injury lawyers who are waiting to help you with your claim.
Do I need to see a doctor?
Yes, most people who start road traffic accident claims see a doctor soon after the accident. As part of the claims process, you may also be asked to see a local doctor who will prepare a medical assessment report on your injuries. Your personal injury lawyer will organise this appointment for you.
Will I have to pay legal fees to start my claim?
No, we never ask our clients for any upfront legal fees. We operate a no-win, no-fee* scheme so that our clients can have complete peace of mind about starting their claim.
Get the help you need
If you feel that you now know all you need to know before starting a road traffic accident claim in Bradford, give us a call. If not – give us a call anyway and speak to one of our highly trained advisors. They will help you with any further information and support you in making your decision to start a claim or not.
Accident Advice Helpline – call us
There is no question – you deserve some compensation! So, pick up the phone and calling us here at Accident Advice Helpline. You can reach us on 0800 689 0500 from your landline or on 0333 500 0993 from your mobile. Get started today!
Date Published: 29th March 2015
Author: Emma Matthews