FAQs about claiming compensation for a motorcycle whiplash injury
Motorcyclists are among the most vulnerable road users, often suffering serious injuries even in minor accidents.
A common injury in any road accident is whiplash, but the effects of it can be amplified when sustained by motorcycle users. In almost 50% of reported collisions between motorcyclists and other motorists they are not at fault, and yet are often left suffering the devastating consequences of injuries like a whiplash injury in Caernarfon. If you’ve been involved in an accident while on your bike and believe you’re entitled to compensation, read on to learn more about the basics surrounding your right to claim, and find out how to get your claim underway with Accident Advice Helpline.
How do I know if I can make a claim for a whiplash injury in Caernarfon?
The law states that if you’ve been injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you are within your rights to make a claim. If your accident took place within the past three years and you were in no way at fault, this could be grounds for you to receive a substantial settlement for your injuries.
How much can I receive for a whiplash injury in Caernarfon?
The amount you can receive in compensation depends on a number of things. The costs of treatment, any loss of income as well as the physical and emotional damage inflicted need to be taken into account. To get a better idea of what you could be owed, fill in our thirty-second claims calculator online. This will give you a quick quote, or alternatively you can phone our offices to discuss your case with our claims experts. Accident Advice Helpline helps award over £30 million a year in damages, with many of our claimants being awarded thousands of pounds for severe cases of whiplash.
How much does it cost to make a whiplash compensation claim?
At Accident Advice Helpline, we work on a No Win, No Fee* basis. This conditional fee agreement means there is no money needed to start a claim, allowing you to focus on healing and paying for things like physiotherapy and anti-inflammatory aids.
Do I have to go to court?
Our legal team has settled a number of cases out of court, so you may not necessarily need to attend a hearing to receive the full amount due in compensation.
How do I get a claim for whiplash underway?
If you’ve suffered whiplash in a motorcycle accident, you may be suffering with a number of other injuries as well. Suffering this pain and disruption to your life because of someone else’s negligence just isn’t right, and we’ll do our best to make sure you are compensated accordingly. To get in touch with a personal injury lawyer that can handle your case, call today on 0800 180 4123.