A claim for an injury received during a theft will need the assistance of Surrey Heath no win no fee lawyers
The local district of Surrey Heath is found in England and recent figures that have been released by an insurance company have shown a significant increase in thefts in rural areas. The total amount of insurance payouts made to victims of thefts in rural areas of Surrey came to an estimated 750,000 pounds.
NFU Mutual is the insurance company who compiled the report and their data includes figures taken from its 300 local offices and from the report came a number of notable findings regarding crime in rural Surrey. Overall, crime in rural areas of Surrey has increased by 5.2 per cent and almost 70 per cent of all thefts were made from rural businesses and farms. Items stolen from rural Surrey properties were commonly tools, tractors, vehicles, trailers and personal belongings. Across the nation, crime in rural areas cost 44.5 million pounds in 2013.
Farmers in Surrey have stated that vehicles are one of the most common items being stolen from them with many high-value vehicles being taken and then smuggled out of England to where they cannot be traced. In addition, older models of vehicles that do not have modern security features are being targeted by criminals. The NFU report showed that the most stolen items in the past year were all-terrain vehicles, followed by quad bikes and oil.
The X-mil security company that provides specific security solutions for famers has stated that they have seen an increase in rural crime in Surrey that is committed by organised groups. They added that the groups will target items that are not monitored and can be stolen without attracting attention. So this includes items such as equipment, machinery and tools with particular focus on items that have a very high value. The Surrey Police has set up an alert scheme to help detect and prevent crime in rural areas to counter this increase in rural theft.
If you have been injured during a theft in rural Surrey then you could make a claim with Accident Advice Helpline and be assigned Surrey Heath no win no fee lawyers.
Surrey Heath no win no fee lawyers can assist with a claim for an injury received during a theft in rural Surrey
A claim for compensation in Surrey Heath can be made by calling or texting Accident Advice Helpline on their phone number that is at the top of the page.