If you have damaged your back while driving and it was not your fault, you may wish to know more about claiming compensation for road traffic accidents in Dorset. Being in a car accident can change your life within seconds: one moment you are on your way to work, the next you can be in an ambulance on the way to hospital. The future will seem bleak if you are worried about losing your job because your injuries mean that you can no longer work. However, if your accident took place within the past three years, then you may be able to claim compensation in order to cover your losses.
Find out about claiming compensation for road traffic accidents in Dorset
After you have received medical attention, you should contact Accident Advice Helpline to find out if you qualify for a claim, and also to get an estimate of how much your claim could be worth. We use a quick and simple procedure in the form of a 30-second test, which will provide you with these essential details. It goes without saying that making this enquiry will not place you under obligation.
Compensation for back injuries vary depending on the severity of each individual case. For instance, a minor back injury that makes a full recovery within two years and does not require surgery ranges from £1,705 to £6,380. Alternatively, a major injury which causes impotence and double incontinence but not paralysis can range from £73,700 to £130,130. In between these figures are a whole range of compensation categories, which is why it is important that you speak to one of our friendly professional advisors.
Being injured often means that routine jobs can seem like climbing a mountain, and that is why we try to make sure that most claims can be processed over the phone. This way, you do not have to fill in the paperwork to start your claim off. In other words, you can concentrate on the important things in life like getting yourself better.
A no win no fee basis
To further take any strain out of starting a claim off, all of our lawyers operate on a no win no fee basis. This means that you do not have to pay to start your claim off. It also means that if the claim were to be unsuccessful, you would not be left with a hefty legal bill.
Being injured can make you feel that life is unfair. However, if you ring Accident Advice Helpline now to find out more about claiming compensation for road traffic accidents in Dorset, we may be able to help you redress the balance. The number is 0800 689 0500, or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.
Date Published: 5th September 2014
Author: David Brown