FAQs about claiming compensation after an accident involving an oversized vehicle
Drivers operating large vehicles such as lorries, delivery vans, buses and coaches undergo extensive driver training before doing so.
In spite of this training, driver negligence can lead to accidents on the road, which can result in painful whiplash. If you’ve been hurt in an accident involving an oversized vehicle, you may have questions about what you’re entitled to in compensation. If you’re thinking about making a claim for a whiplash injury in Bishopbriggs, read on to learn more about your rights and about how Accident Advice Helpline can help.
What are my rights after an accident involving a large vehicle?
The law states that if you’ve been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, you have a right to make a claim for compensation. Whiplash is a painful injury that requires a great deal of treatment to recuperate, and you shouldn’t be forced to pay for these costs out of pocket. You have a right to make a claim for the injury, costs of treatment, as well as things like income lost because of the accident.
How much could I receive in compensation?
Depending on the severity of your whiplash and the financial repercussions, you could stand to receive a substantial settlement for your injury. To get an idea of how much this could amount to, take thirty seconds to fill in our online claims calculator, and you can see a rough estimate almost instantly. You can also call our offices and have your case assessed by an experienced claims adviser.
Why Accident Advice Helpline?
Our law firm helps award over £30 million in compensation settlements every year. For the past fourteen years, we’ve been one of the leading personal injury law firms, and have handled a number of cases involving whiplash in that time. We’ll fight hard to ensure you get the highest amount possible in remuneration for your injuries, all while offering support and honest advice.
Will I have to face the negligent driver in court?
Not necessarily. Many of our lawyers have settled cases out of court before now, which can make the process not only less stressful, but faster as well.
How much does it cost to hire an Accident Advice Helpline personal injury solicitor?
Our whiplash injury in Bishopbriggs lawyers, like all of our solicitors work on a No Win No Fee* basis. With nothing payable upfront, it’s more affordable than ever to get a claim for your whiplash injury under way.
How do I contact your whiplash injury in Bishopbriggs lawyers?
You don’t have to come into any offices to enlist the services of an Accident Advice Helpline personal injury lawyer – in fact, all it takes is one quick phone call. To talk to us about starting your whiplash injury in Bishopbriggs claim, call today on 0800 180 4123.