Can you claim back your expenses when you claim road traffic accident compensation in Flint?
Are you seeking road traffic accident compensation in Flint? When people sustain injuries, they are often surprised at how much their outgoings increase as a result. Whilst you may expect your health and fitness to be affected by an unexpected accident, you may not realise that your finances can be affected too.
In many cases, people have to fund all sorts of additional expenses, such as, travel costs to medical appointments, prescription charges, help around the house and even modifications to your home if you’ve been seriously injured.
An unexpected increase in outgoings can be difficult for people to manage at the best of times but these expenses can be particularly hard to fund if you’ve recently suffered an injury. If you’re unable to work whilst you’re recovering, you may see a drop in your income and this can make it even more difficult to pay your bills.
However, if you’re able to make a claim for road traffic accident compensation in Flint, you could claim back the cost of any expenses associated with your injuries, as well as obtaining compensation for the injuries themselves!
In fact, you may be eligible to receive a lot more compensation than you expect.
Are you eligible to make a compensation claim?
In order to make a successful compensation claim, you’ll need to be able to show that the incident which caused your injuries wasn’t your fault. If it was caused by someone or something else, you should be able to move forward with your claim and obtain compensation from them.
However, you’ll also need to have received some type of medical treatment in order to be considered eligible to obtain compensation. If you were treated by paramedics, in hospital or even by your doctor, this could be enough to ensure that you’re able to proceed with your claim.
It’s important to remember that your compensation claim could be subject to time limits as well. In most cases, you’ll need to make your claim within three years of the accident occurring so it’s essential that you don’t wait too long or you could miss out on your chance to obtain compensation for your injuries.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
If you think you’re eligible to make a claim for road traffic accident compensation in Flint, why not contact us and speak to a member of our hardworking personal injury team? We’re always on hand to help and we can answer any questions you might have about the claims process.
To find out more now, or to make your claim with us today, just call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile.
Date Published: 31st May 2015
Author: David Brown