Road traffic accidents in Ayr can cause injuries, which may be minor or severe – and however serious they are, they could have knock-on effects. Even a relatively minor problem such as whiplash could make it difficult to do the things you normally take for granted.
When you’ve been injured in an accident that was caused by someone else, you could be eligible to claim compensation.
Why claim for road traffic accidents in Ayr?
Many claimants are asked questions by people they know, such as: Why are you even bothering to claim? Why don’t you just put it down to experience?
It is perhaps these people’s belief that accidents happen, and there’s nothing that can be done about it. Maybe they think that having an accident and getting injured shouldn’t lead to a claim.
Let’s look beyond this for a moment and see why it makes sense to claim.
Road traffic accidents in Ayr can lead to financial trouble
When you get injured, it’s not just your physical – and mental – health that is affected. You suddenly find that, because you can’t drive your car (it’s being repaired or it’s a write-off, and you’re not capable anyway), you’re having to take buses and taxis (which you wouldn’t normally use).
You may also not be able to cook and clean, so you need to hire a home help to make sure your chores get done. As for taking the kids to school, well, you can’t move around very easily and you need to rest – so you might consider hiring a childminder.
All of these services cost money. You’re paying out extra money each week because someone else caused you to get injured. You might also be losing income because you’re off work while you recover.
When you consider all this, doesn’t it seem absolutely right to claim?
Call Accident Advice Helpline to claim
If you’re considering going ahead with your claim, call 0800 689 0500 now, from a landline, and speak to Accident Advice Helpline’s team of professional advisers.
Mobile users can either dial 0333 500 0993 or text “claim365” to 88010 to begin the process.
When you call, your adviser will guide you through the steps involved in making a claim, and if you’re eligible, they will pass your details to one of our no win no fee* solicitors.
Everyone who works for us must adhere to Accident Advice Helpline’s four key principles, which are:
What your payout consists of
If your claim is successful, you will be awarded a payment of compensation. This will consist of an element for the injury itself, plus a sum to reimburse you for any losses and expenses related to the injury. All those childminding and home help fees, as well as taxi fares and anything else you’ve needed because of the accident, will be taken care of!
Why not call us now and find out more?
Date Published: 6th October 2014
Author: David Brown