Accidents are a part of life and sometimes it doesn’t matter how careful we are, we can still find ourselves caught up in an unexpected incident. In these cases, the first thing we will think about is whether or not we have been injured, and the next may be who was at fault for the incident.
If your accident is the result of someone else’s carelessness or negligence, you may be entitled to make a claim for road traffic accident compensation in Rhondda Cynon Taf. In these cases, there are some pieces of evidence which may prove to be vital as part of your claim.
As part of your claim for road accident compensation in Rhondda Cynon Taf, you will need to be able to prove you have been injured. The best way to do this is by providing medical records, which state your injury and any medication you may be receiving. Injuries do not always need to be physical. You could suffer psychological injuries after an accident, such as stress and/or anxiety. These may be more difficult to prove, but are equally as valid.
If no one is there to back up your claim, it is often just a case of one word and against the other. If possible, and it may be difficult, you should ask witnesses to support your claim and the more of these you can find, the better it will be for your claim for road traffic accident compensation.
The police will normally attend the scene of an accident and will be able to produce police reports to help with your claim. These can prove to be useful for during the compensation process as they can help to prove that you weren’t at fault.
If you can take photographs at the scene of the incident, this will also be very useful for your claim for traffic accident compensation in Rhondda Cynon Taf. Even photographs of your injuries or the damage to your vehicle could help to support your claim.
When to make your claim for road traffic accident compensation in Rhondda Cynon Taf
You should aim to make your claim for compensation as quickly as possible after the incident. Although claimants normally have up to three years to make a claim, many people find it easier to make their claim soon after the accident has occurred.
Call Accident Advice Helpline today!
Accident Advice Helpline have over 10 years experience in dealing with personal injury compensation claims and we can help you get the compensation you deserve.
To find out more, or to start your claim with us today, call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from your mobile.
Date Published: 23rd July 2015
Author: David Brown