Did you know that you have the legal right to make a claim for compensation if you have sustained Staffordshire Moorlands road traffic injuries during an accident that was not your fault? This is an important consideration if you have been injured, no matter how minor or severe your injury is.
Staffordshire Moorlands roads
Staffordshire Moorlands is one of the busiest districts in the West Midlands in terms of road traffic. Staffordshire Moorlands road traffic accidents are therefore relatively common and especially so on the A50, A52, A53, A520, and A523.
Staffordshire Moorlands is served by the A50, A52, A53, A520, and A523 A-roads. These roads are hot spots for accidents in Staffordshire Moorlands and there’s at least one high-profile road traffic accident on these roads every month. The main B-roads that serve Staffordshire Moorlands are the B5031, B5032 and the B5417. These roads are not as well maintained as Staffordshire Moorland’s A-roads, although they are safer statistically.
The motorway which serves Staffordshire Moorlands is the M6. This runs through Stoke-on-Trent, however it connects to the A600 and A525 which connect to the A52 and A53.
The roads in Staffordshire Moorlands are currently undergoing a refurbishment, such as on Hollow Lane at Cheddleton and on Union Street / Horton Street / New Street at Leek.
Staffordshire Moorlands road traffic injuries
As discussed, road traffic accidents in Staffordshire Moorlands are common. For example in 2011, there were over 50 reported road traffic accidents on the A50, A52, A53, A520, A523 and B5031, B5032 and the B5417. The majority of these accidents were classed as minor collisions, however one was fatal – a crash on the 27th July 2011. Staffordshire Moorlands road traffic injuries are, however, in line with national statistics – you are no more likely to be involved in a road traffic accident here than within any other district in England.
Staffordshire Moorlands claims
If you have been involved in a road traffic accident in Staffordshire Moorlands that wasn’t your fault, you may be eligible to make a claim for financial compensation. To discover your eligibility to make a claim, you can call the National Accident 24/7 Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 for free, no-obligation advice.
Our highly trained claims advisor will discuss your claim with you and answer all of your claims-related questions, such as how much is my claim worth? And, how long does the claims process take?
Remember that it is your legal right to make a claim for Staffordshire Moorlands road traffic injuries. Be sure to discuss your case with an expert before taking the next steps.
Date Published: 17th August 2014
Author: David Brown