How to make an accident claim in Stoke on Trent
Claiming compensation is normally quite a straightforward process, we make thousands of accident claims every year so are dab hands at getting claims settled quickly.
You can claim compensation for any injury regardless of where your accident happened; we have made successful claims for people who have been injured in accidents on the road, at home, at work, on holiday or out and about running those daily errands.
- If you are unsure about whether or not you can claim please call our helpline on 0800 689 0500 and speak to one of our advisors, who should be able to confirm that you meet the criteria for claiming straightaway.
How to claim
If you are owed compensation you will need a solicitor to get it for you, like our Stoke on Trent accident claim solicitors. Our Stoke on Trent accident claim solicitors will work on your claim under the conditional fee agreement. The conditional fee agreement – better know as ‘no win no fee’ – means that you can claim compensation without having to find the money to pay for your legal fees, as they are taken care of when your claim is settled.
If you do decide to claim with us, our Stoke on Trent accident claim solicitors will contact you for a phone interview so that they can details of your accident. They will then set to work on your claim, and try to get it settled in an out of court agreement
Your solicitors will keep you informed of the progress of your claim along the way, but you can help by forwarding anything that might be useful, such as the contact details of any witnesses, or photos of your injuries.
Our Stoke on Trent accident claim solicitors will do what they can to keep your input to a minimum. You may be asked to attend a medical so that a specialist can take a look at your injuries. This will make sure that you get the right amount of compensation. If you are asked to attend a medical, it will be arranged somewhere close to you and at a convenient time.
There aren’t fixed amounts of compensation for different injuries, every case is decided individually, but you can get an estimate of how much you could get by using the compensation calculator on our website: www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk
- Personal injury compensation is not subject to tax.
If you would like any more help and advice about making an accident claim, please call us on 0800 689 0500. Or 0333 500 0993 if calling from a mobile. It’s free to call our helpline, and doing so does not out you under any obligation to claim with us so give us a call!
Our lines are open twenty-four hours a day and all calls are confidential.
You can also find more information on our website: www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk
Date Published: 17th October 2014
Author: David Brown