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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    West Dorset compensation 

    Making a West Dorset compensation claim can help you out financially and offer you the ability to pay for private medical treatment and other forms of help that will help you to recover from your injuries much more easily. However, claiming compensation isn’t always the easiest thing in the world, and you do risk putting yourself under more pressure than you need to be under in a time where you are struggling to recover from serious injuries. Here are some of the reasons that it is still worth claiming compensation, even if it takes a little bit of time for your claim to be completed.

    You have nothing to lose

    Many people are put off making a claim even with their lawyer working on a no win no fee basis, as a chunk of whatever they are awarded will have to go to their lawyer in fees. However, if you really think about it, the money that you are paying your lawyer is money that you wouldn’t have anyway if you didn’t make a claim, and you still get to keep the rest of the money. If you don’t win your claim then you don’t have to pay your lawyer, so you have gained nothing, but you have lost nothing either.

    Get treated at the cost of the negligent party

    Physiotherapy and other treatments can be a great help to you after your accident, providing you with the help you need to recover quickly. However, these services cost money and this can leave you out of pocket. However, if you make a compensation claim and claim these costs as expenses, then the party who injured you is paying for all of your treatment costs. This can be satisfying for you as well as financially beneficial.

    Making West Dorset compensation claims

    If you decide that you are entitled to make West Dorset compensation claims and want to make a start on your claim as soon as possible, the next step is to find an injury lawyer who will handle your claim for you, on your behalf.

    Call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone, or you can text “claim365” to 88010 and the team will be able to provide you with dedicated help and advice relating to your situation, to help you to decide if this is the right next step for you. If it is then Accident Advice Helpline will handle everything moving forward, providing you with an injury lawyer who can process your claim on a 100% ‘no win, no fee’ basis.

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    Date Published: 11th July 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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