Statistics reveal that seven out of ten people that are entitled to make a compensation claim fail to do so.
This effectively means that seven out of ten people are missing out on financial compensation to which they could be entitled, which in many cases can amount to thousands of pounds! At Accident Advice Helpline, we’re committed to making the facts and information surrounding your right to make a claim completely transparent. Here, we provide answers to questions we’re commonly asked about whiplash injuries:
Who can make a claim for a whiplash injury in Bingley?
You are entitled to make a claim if you were the innocent party in an accident. That is to say, you must be able to prove the negligence of another party was responsible for your whiplash injury and therefore caused you an injury.
How long do I have to make a claim?
You have up to three years after an accident to make a claim for a whiplash injury in Bingley, as well as the repercussions of it such as lost income (caused by time off work), medical bills, the cost of travel to and from therapy sessions and more.
How long does it take to process a claim?
The amount of time it takes to process a claim will depend on a number of things, such as whether or not the case goes to court. Many of our past claimants have only had to wait as little as six weeks to receive their money.
How much is a whiplash claim worth?
Each whiplash claim is different, and so too will be the amount awarded. To get an idea of what a whiplash injury in Bingley lawyer could help you receive, take thirty seconds to fill in our online claims calculator. You can get a quick quote online with no obligation to proceed, or you can call our helpline and discuss your case with a claims adviser.
How much does it cost to work with a whiplash injury lawyer?
We undertake all cases on a conditional fee agreement. Commonly known as No Win, No Fee, this agreement means you don’t have to pay anything initially to secure the services of a lawyer and get your claim underway.
How do I contact a lawyer to start my claim?
The nature of a whiplash injury means your movement is often restricted, so you may find it difficult to take care of everyday tasks, let alone come into legal offices for a consultation. Luckily with Accident Advice Helpline, there’s no need. We make it easy to get a quote and contact a lawyer online and over the phone. It’s simple to get advice or start a claim for a whiplash injury in Bingley; to find out more, contact Accident Advice Helpline today on 0800 689 0500.
Date Published: 2nd May 2014
Author: David Brown