Questions about making an accident claim in Staffordshire?
Do you have questions to ask about making an accident claim? Well, you’ve come to right place! As our name suggests, we have a helpline where you can get all the help and support that you need to help you make a decision about claiming compensation after your accident.
We have been established for fourteen years so have all the experience you need us to have to help you with your accident claim, and we will have heard all your questions before! To get you started here are some of our FAQs. If there is anything else you would like to know, or if you would like to talk to one of our advisers, or our Staffordshire accident claim solicitors about your claim please call 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone.
How long do I have to make an accident claim?
You have three years from the date of your accident in which to start your accident claim, but make sure that you are fully recovered before you claim, if you claim too soon you may not get all of the compensation you would have been entitled to.
How can I check that I am entitled to compensation?
You can call us on 0800 689 0500 and one of our advisers should be able to tell you there and then. Providing that the accident you want to claim for was someone else’s fault, and it caused you an injury serious enough to have needed medical attention, you can probably claim.
Will I have to go to court?
Probably not, most personal injury claims are decided in an out of court agreements.
Can I claim personal injury compensation for an illness?
Yes, our Staffordshire accident claim solicitors will help you claim for an illness or an injury.
How long does claiming take?
Most are dealt with fairly quickly, so it shouldn’t be too long before you get your compensation money. Your solicitors should be able to give you a timeframe when you come to make your claim.
Can I claim back money spent on private medical treatment?
Yes! You can claim for any accident related costs, including money spent on private medical care, treatment, or therapy.
Can I get legal aid to help me claim?
No, but if you claim with us our Staffordshire accident claim solicitors will handle your claim under a ‘no win, no fee’ contract, so you still won’t have to worry about the financial implications of making an accident claim.
How much compensation will I get?
The amount of compensation that you get will depend on how serious your injury was and how much of an impact it had on your life, but you can get an estimate of how much you could receive by using the compensation calculator on our website: www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk.
If you would like us know anything else about making an accident claim with our Staffordshire accident claim solicitors please call us on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 if calling from a mobile.
Date Published: 17th October 2014
Author: David Brown