Tips to ensure you make a strong case if you have suffered a whiplash injury in Greenock
Have you sustained a whiplash injury in Greenock? If so, it will obviously largely be up to the solicitor to ensure you get the compensation you deserve. However, there are steps you can take to give yourself the best possible chance of making a strong claim.
Read on to discover what these are…
Get Medical Attention – There is only one place to begin and this is with the fact that you need to ensure you see a doctor as soon as you have sustained your whiplash injury in Greenock. It does not matter how minor your injuries may be, if you do not see a doctor you will struggle to make a claim. After all, there will be no proof that you have even suffered whiplash.
Details, details, and more details – Make as many details as possible about the incident. It is advisable to make notes about the accident as soon as you get a chance. You may forget details later down the line if you fail to do so. Moreover, make sure you get details from anyone who was present, if possible. You will need the details of the individual who caused the accident, as well as any witnesses.
Document and keep proof of any expenses – Aside from this, you will also need to make note and keep proof of any expenses you have incurred because of the whiplash injury. You will be able to claim for these as special damages. It includes everything from childcare costs, to travel expenses, to loss of income.
Find a quality solicitor – Last, but not least, the final piece of the puzzle is to of course find a high quality solicitor. You don’t need to look far. Accident Advice Helpline has a great team of no win no fee solicitors. We will match you to one of our solicitors to handle your whiplash injury in Greenock case for you. There is no better way to give yourself the best chance of making a successful claim.
Our free 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 also try the 30 second test on our website. With just a few clicks, you can find out whether you’re eligible to claim.
Or you can text ‘Claim365’ to 88010.
Date Published: 13th July 2014
Author: David Brown