Do you think that you could make an unexpected accident claim in Tameside? You may have been injured in an accident that was not your fault. You must be able to prove this if you make a personal injury compensation claim. You also have to prove that another person was to blame for the accident. This is because compensation payments are usually made by insurance companies.
Accidents with wild animals
If your accident involved a wild animal such as a deer, then you wouldn’t be able to make an unexpected accident claim in Tameside. Deer are hefty animals and can do a lot of damage to your vehicle. They are especially active on and around roads at dawn and dusk and in the months of May and October through to mid-December.
If a deer is startled by headlights it might freeze as rabbits do. Don’t swerve too much to avoid it, as you may drive straight into an oncoming vehicle. Hit the deer if you have too. Call the police to deal with the deer, as stags can be very aggressive if not killed outright. If you are a motorbike rider this may not apply to you. Motorbike riders are at risk of serious injury if they hit a deer.
How to make an unexpected accident claim in Tameside
If you believe that you can prove that you were not to blame for your accident and also that another person was responsible for it, call us at Accident Advice Helpline, or send us a text and we will call you.
You can speak with one of our claims’ experts and tell him or her about your accident and injuries. If you are eligible to make a claim, you can start the process on the phone. We have found that most claims can be handled in this way.
You will need your medical records if you make a personal injury compensation claim for two reasons.
- They will demonstrate that you had medical treatment for your injuries as soon as you could have done after your accident.
- They describe your injuries and their severity and can be used to calculate just how much compensation you could get in terms of general damages.
Contact us at Accident Advice Helpline for advice now
You can call us at Accident Advice Helpline at any time of day or night. You can text us if you prefer. To call us from a landline, ring us on our freephone number – 0800 689 0500. From a mobile, the number to call is 0333 500 0993. You might find that there is no one to take your call. If this happens, leave a message. We will call you back as quickly as we can to find out how we can be of help.
Send the text message “claim 365” to us on 88010 and we will call you to discuss your potential personal injury compensation claim.
Contact us now for expert help and legal advice about your potential claim.
Date Published: 11th July 2015
Author: David Brown