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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Solicitors in Helensburgh

    Personal Injury Solicitors in Helensburgh

    All over the UK, there are popular roads for motorbike riders, whether it is coast roads, mountain roads or just roads through the countryside, there are many of them perfect for enjoying motorbike riding. However, motorbike riders can be sometimes involved in an accident that was not their fault, in which they suffer injuries. If this happens to you, then you should contact solicitors in Helensburgh through Accident Advice Helpline, so they can help you in making a personal injury compensation claim.

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    The fact is that more people are changing from cars to motorbikes and there are currently just over 1 million motorbikes in use on UK roads. Even though motorbikes account for only 2% of the traffic on our roads, they are involved in 20% of the accidents and they are not all the fault of the rider.

    The accidents can happen in many different sorts of ways including:

    • Opening of car doors
    • Defect on the bike
    • Potholes
    • Bad road surfaces
    • Oil or mud on the road
    • Collisions with other vehicles – cars, buses lorries etc.
    • Filtering

    However the accident happens, if it was not the fault of the innocent victim, they may be entitled to claim compensation and should contact the solicitors in Helensburgh for help to achieve this.

    The injuries that can happen on a motorbike

    A motorbike rider is more vulnerable on the roads, as they do not have the protection of a car. Even though riders wear helmets and protective clothing, the injuries that can happen from a motorbike accident can be very serious.

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    The injuries could include:

    • Bikers arm
    • Spinal injuries
    • Back injuries
    • Head injuries
    • Brain injuries
    • Broken bones
    • Road rash

    You may want to use the solicitors in Helensburgh to make a personal injury compensation claim, if you have sustained any injury, from any accident that was not your fault.

    There are other things that you can claim for as part of your compensation claim

    There are other things that you can claim for as part of your injury claim, any cost or loss that is a result of the accident, for instance:

    • Replacement equipment and accessories
    • Loss of earnings
    • Extra medical expenses
    • Cost of care if you need help in looking after yourself
    • Cost of adapting your home if your injuries are so severe this needs to be done
    • Pain and suffering
    • Anxiety and stress

    Expert advice from the professionals

    You should contact Accident Advice Helpline on our freephone number, 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile (charges may vary) if you want expert advice from the professionals. We have the expertise to deal with all types of accidents, not just ones involving motorbikes. The solicitors we work in partnership with will include every facet of your claim and ensure you get the highest amount of compensation you are entitled to.

    Accident Advice Helpline has a 30-second test on our website, completion of this will give you some guidance as to the amount you can expect to receive.

    Date Published: 3rd April 2014

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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