Have you suffered head injuries as a result of a car accident?
When people are injured as a result of a car or road traffic accident, they can suffer various types of injuries. Unfortunately, head injuries can be among the most serious and it’s vital that emergency medical help is summoned if someone is hurt in this way.
Although head injuries can be extremely serious, medical intervention can help to ensure that people make a full recovery. If you were to suffer a bleed on the brain, for example, medics may be able to intervene by performing emergency surgery to reduce the pressure.
Similarly, if you are at risk of suffering long-term memory loss as a result of a blow to the head, swift medical attention could help to limit the on-going symptoms you could experience.
Due to the severity of these types of injuries, you may not be focusing on making a claim for road traffic accident compensation in Tendring straight after the incident has occurred. However, when people are seriously hurt, it may be even more important to make a compensation claim.
Could you claim road traffic accident compensation in Tendring?
If you have been hurt due to an accident which wasn’t your fault, you should be able to obtain compensation. If your injuries are likely to require you to take time off work, you may find it very important to seek financial compensation for your injuries. In some cases, people find that the severity of their injuries means that they won’t be able to return to work at all so it’s important that you’re compensated for your future loss of earnings.
Of course, you will need to be able to show that you received medical help for your injuries and you will need to make your claim within three years of the incident occurring in order to successfully obtain compensation.
If you’re still undergoing medical treatment or dealing with your injuries and you’re worried that you are going to run out of time to make a claim, there’s no need to panic. It’s still worth contacting us as a family member may be able to assist you with your claim or act on your behalf.
Furthermore, we will be able to handle every aspect of your claim so you needn’t find the process stressful at all.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
To find out more about making a claim for road traffic accident compensation in Tendring, contact Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile and speak to a member of our team today.
Call us now and you may be surprised at how quickly we’re able to help you to obtain compensation for your injuries.
Date Published: 29th June 2015
Author: David Brown