As a new driver, it is likely that you will actually be safer on the roads than many more experienced drivers. People who have been driving for a long time will often be more at ease on the road. However, this leads to bad driving habits, and riskier behaviour. As an experienced driver you’re actually more likely to suffer a whiplash injury in Colwyn Bay or elsewhere.
The only thing which puts newer drivers at risk is that they tend to be less confident on the road. This can mean that they are not as good at driving defensively, and taking the initiative on the road. Once you have your licence, the only way to get really good at driving is to keep practicing. Try to keep these things in mind as you begin.
Can you claim compensation for your whiplash injury in Colwyn Bay?
There are a staggering amount of road traffic accidents each and every year. They cause all sorts of injuries and of course fatalities. However, the most common injury that happens time and time again is whiplash. If you suffered a whiplash injury in Colwyn Bay or elsewhere and you can prove that someone else was to blame, you may be entitled to claim personal injury compensation. It’s important however that the incidence place in the last three years.
Many whiplash injuries occur when one vehicle is stationary, and another crashes into its rear. In these situations, whether you are a novice or an experienced driver, where it makes no difference. You are still likely to sustain a whiplash injury.
Claiming compensation via Accident Advice Helpline
If you’ve had an accident and sustained a whiplash injury in Colwyn Bay, and you were to blame, it will not be possible to claim financial compensation. However, if your accident was caused by someone else, then you can claim. As well as claiming for the injury itself, you could be entitled to compensation for things. These things include any extra expenses incurred, or any loss of earnings.
To find out more about claiming compensation, browse through our website. You’ll come across numerous posts and reviews detailing all sorts of different accidents and injuries. You will also discover our 30-second test. You can use this to indicate whether or not your claim is likely to be considered valid in principle. It will also give you an estimate of how much compensation you could be entitled to.
If you do decide to use Accident Advice Helpline to support your claim for whiplash injury Colwyn Bay, you will be covered by our no-win, no-fee guarantee.
If you’re in need of any help or advice you can call our national helpline on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993. One of our friendly advisers will take your call and give you as much free, no obligation advice and help as you need.
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