How can you avoid getting into road traffic accidents in Liverpool? Sometimes, an accident is an accident – nothing can stop it, and there’s pretty much no way of predicting it!
But other times, an accident is caused by someone. In the case of a road accident, it’s usually another driver. Make sure you’re not that other driver.
How not to cause road traffic accidents in Liverpool
First of all, make sure your car is roadworthy. An MOT certificate doesn’t mean everything – a headlight can go out when you drive your car home from the garage.
Also, ten or eleven months later, the condition of your car could have deteriorated, especially if you had advisory points on your last test. Make sure you sort out any problems with your car as soon as you can!
Secondly, make sure you’re fit to drive. Avoid driving if you’re tired, and certainly don’t even think about driving if you’ve been drinking.
Wear your seatbelt, and make sure your driving position is correct and that you can see out of all the windows properly. When you’re on the road, drive according to the conditions – slow down if it’s wet or foggy, and use the appropriate lights. Don’t be aggressive, either – stay calm and don’t drive too close to the car in front.
What if you’re the victim?
Of course, you can do everything right, and still end up in an accident that has been caused by someone else, precisely because they have done something wrong. They might pull out of a side street without looking, and drive into you; they might come round a corner too fast and smash into your oncoming vehicle, which is travelling at a reasonable speed.
Getting into road traffic accidents in Liverpool that have been caused by other drivers is always problematic, and can have a bad effect on your finances. But there is a way to claw back your money, and that is to call Accident Advice Helpline and make a claim!
Claim compensation – call us now
You can reach us anytime, 24/7, via our hotline, which is staffed by advisors who will be able to guide you through the process of claiming and answer any questions you might have about the process.
Simply pick up the phone and dial 0800 689 0500, if you’re calling from a landline; alternatively, from a mobile, call 0333 500 0993 or text “claim365” to 88010, if you’d rather receive a call from Accident Advice Helpline.
With 14 years in the business, we can be trusted to deal with your claim properly, and treat you the right way. All our solicitors work on a ‘no win, no fee*’ basis. If you win, you will get your payout, and you can start to get everything back to normal once again.
Call us now and speak to one of our team!