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    Why Use An Injury Solicitor in Colchester


    Why Use An Injury Solicitor in Colchester

    When looking for an injury solicitor in Colchester you are probably looking for one because you have had an accident, obviously. But this is not the reason why you need a lawyer, it is only the event that has brought you there. Of course you have had an accident, of course you want to make a claim for compensation – but why? And this is where it gets interesting!

    To get justice

    People who looking to take on an injury solicitor in Colchester are not simply looking for money, they are not just looking for an easy payout – they are looking for justice. This may sound like a grand idea, but it is not only the most common reasons, but also the most important. Sure, justice will probably come in a cash payout, but that is fine. It is what the cash represents that really counts – that you have stood up for yourself, what is right, and you have turned the tables on injustice.

    To turn your luck around

    The second but pretty much just as important reason is simply to turn your luck around. To be more exact, it is actually to simply reject the idea of bad luck. Of course things happen, and these things are out of our control and can be either good or bad. This is what we refer to as luck, and that is fine. But at the same time there is no reason as to why we should accept this as reality. There is no reason why we should accept responsibility for someone else’s actions (or lack of). Luck is not handed to us, it something that we choose for ourselves.

    This is an amazing reason get representation to make a claim. The accident you have had has changed a lot. It is as short term to long term as it gets. The short term problems are well covered and pretty obvious (loss of work, pain, etc.), but the long term problems are much harder to qualify. Maybe you may not get that promotion because of time off. Maybe you wont start the business, the training, the other things in life you planned to do because, well because you are just too unlucky to succeed anyway, so why bother? This is poison in your life and can simply be changed by standing up and not accepting it!

    To not be a victim

    The reasons you should get an injury solicitor in Colchester is simply so that you are not a victim. There was an event, it was bad, sure. But there is a difference between being hurt and being a victim, and the difference lies in how you deal with it. If you just suffer in silence and do not make a stand, then this is who you always be, it will infect every aspect of your life and it will change your future. However, if you stand up, take ownership, this is the person you and you will be able to conquer anything. Plus the cash that comes out the other end is handy too! So get in touch with one of those big firms like AAH, Accident Advice Helpline, and make that difference today.

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    Date Published: 19th October 2014

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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