An insight into the special damages you can claim for if you have experienced a whiplash injury in Hayes
Have you sustained a whiplash injury in Hayes? Was it your fault? If not, there is a very high chance that you will be entitled to compensation.
However, what a lot of people do not realise is that compensation is actually split up into two parts. You have special damages and you have general damages. The latter is determined by the severity of your injuries and how they are going to impact your daily life. Nonetheless, special damages relates to out of pocket expenses that you have incurred because of the whiplash injury in Hayes.
This post aims to give you a greater insight into the type of special damages you can claim for. Let’s take a look at a few examples…
– Medical costs
– Prescription fees
– Sorting out alternative accommodation
– Travel expenses
– Loss of income
– Childcare costs
– Hospital parking expenses
– … and much, much more!
So, if you have needed to book a child minder to look after your kids whilst you recover from your whiplash injury in Hayes, you will be able to claim for this. However, it is imperative to point out the fact that you will need to prove that you have incurred these costs and therefor keeping receipts and such like is of monumental importance.
If you would like to discover more information about special damages please do not hesitate to get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline. We have a free legal helpline available. When you call this you will speak to one of our efficient and polite advisors who will answer all of your questions.
They will also put you in touch with one of our specialist no win no fee* solicitors if they believe your case is a strong one. This is extremely beneficial, as it means you do not need any money to begin your case for the whiplash injury in Hayes. Moreover, you ca be confident that you are going to benefit from a much better service!
Contact Accident Advice Helpline today…
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: 8th August 2014
Author: David Brown