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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

    South Derbyshire car accident

    South Derbyshire car accident

    There are some people who are more vulnerable to brain injuries, such as:

    • The over 65s
    • Those with conditions like haemophilia because of more bleeding
    • Anyone on blood thinning drugs
    • Where it is not the first head injury

    Anyone can sustain a brain injury in an accident that was not their own fault, but the groups shown above are less likely to have a good recovery. They, like anyone else, can claim compensation if the injury is a result of an accident that was not their fault, and they may well seek the help of South Derbyshire car accident solicitors, who are experts in this field.

    You could end up needing 24 hour care and not be able to live a normal life anymore, because of a brain injury that you have suffered in an accident that wasn’t your fault. The South Derbyshire car accident solicitors can explain the process of making an injury claim to someone else acting on your behalf, such as a family member.

    Symptoms of brain injuries and how South Derbyshire car accident lawyers can help

    Some of the more common symptoms of a brain injury are:

    • Headache
    • Dizziness
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Loss of consciousness
    • Loss of balance and co-ordination
    • Confusion and slurred speech
    • Glassy eyes or vacant stare
    • Changes in emotional reactions
    • Feeling stunned or dazed
    • Double vision or seeing stars
    • Difficulty with memory and lack of concentration

    Any victim who has taken a nasty knock to the head in an accident should not be left alone for at least 24 hours, as the symptoms can take a while to start. If any signs at all start to appear, they should be sent to hospital immediately.

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    In this situation, we can help claim the compensation due to the victim, and will deal with the claim as quickly and efficiently as possible. They should not lose out because their mental state is not quite right, whether that is temporary or permanent, they should still receive their compensation.

    Accident Advice Helpline will assist with your personal injury claim

    Accident Advice Helpline has been helping brain-injured people and their families for over 14 years, and we have made sure that they have received the compensation they deserved. If the victim is in no fit state to deal with their injury claim, a member of their family should contact us to make the personal injury compensation claim on their behalf.

    You will find our advisors friendly and compassionate. They will take the details of the accident and injury, and then take the stress and make the whole process much easier for you. You can contact them on our helpline number, 0800 180 4123.

    There is no need for the family or victim to worry about finances as we operate on no win no fee, so no cash is needed to start the claim, or if the claim is lost.

    Date Published: 9th June 2014

    Author: matthew

    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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