Main reasons for an unsuccessful claim for a whiplash injury in Droitwich
If you opt to use Accident Advice Helpline to make your whiplash injury claim in Droitwich, we promise you that the chances of your case being unsuccessful are very slim. After all, we only work on a no win no fee basis, and therefore we will only take on your case in the first place if we believe there is a strong chance of you getting compensation. Nonetheless, in this post we will take a look at some of the main reasons why people fail to get compensation or at least the full amount they deserve when making a whiplash injury claim in Droitwich.
Failure to get medical attention
This is undoubtedly the main reason why so many people all over the UK miss out on compensation, especially when it comes to whiplash cases. Fortunately, in most instances whiplash is not a severe injury. Individuals can often fully recovery from a whiplash injury in Droitwich within a matter of weeks. Because of this, a lot of people skip the step of going to a doctor, as they believe they can simply cope with the symptoms themselves. Whilst this may be the case, you will completely ruin your chances of getting compensation, as there will be no proof that you have suffered an injury at all.
Waiting too long before making a claim
A lot of individuals are unaware that there is a time limit when it comes to making a personal injury claim. You have three years from the date of the accident. If you wait longer than this you will really struggle to get the compensation you are entitled to. So, don’t wait around!
Lack of proper diagnosis documentation and proof of expenses
Last but not least, if you are to receive full compensation for your whiplash injury in Droitwich you not only need proof of your injuries, but you need proof of all your out of pocket expenses. Without this there is no way you will receive the full amount you could be entitled to.
Get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline to ensure none of this happens to you…
Our helpline numbers are 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. We’re open 24/7, so you can call us any time.
You can try the 30 second test on our website, http://www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk/30-second-test.With just a few clicks, you can find out whether you’re eligible to claim.
Or you can text ‘Claim365’ to 88010.
Date Published: 6th July 2014
Author: David Brown