Your whiplash injury in Halstead – how to make a claim for compensation
You could start your claim for compensation a whiplash injury in Halstead – or any injury, in fact – right now by calling Accident Advice Helpline. You don’t need any money to start your claim so how does it all work?
Working out the eligibility of your whiplash injury in Halstead is the first thing we do before we make any rash promises of success and a massive compensation check with your name on it.
You can check the eligibility of your potential whiplash injury in Halstead compensation claim yourself by logging on to our fab website and taking the 30 second test. Also known as the compensation calculator, it will tell you – within 30 seconds – if you have a claim!
Or, you may prefer to talk to us and that would be great – call us free on 0800 689 0500. From most landline providers, this number is free but if you do not get 0800 numbers free of charge, tell us and we will call you back.
This is what you MUST know about making a claim for compensation for a whiplash injury in Halstead, or any other kind of injury…
Fact 1: The accident in which you received your whiplash injury in Halstead, must NOT have been your fault.
This is because in personal injury law in the UK, it clearly stipulates that if you were hurt as a result of someone else’s negligence, carelessness etc. then you are entitled to make a claim. This has been written in law for quite sometimes so anybody that says this is a new or recent ‘invention’, imported from across the pond, is wrong!
Fact 2: You must have received medical treatment for you injury
This applies to your whiplash injury in Halstead too! Even though the symptoms of whiplash may be obvious to some – aches, pains, tingles and so on – it may be masking a deeper injury. ALL claims have to be for personal injuries that are verified by a doctor etc. on the medical profession; this can be your own GP or the local accident and emergency department.
Fact 3: you have 3 years to make a claim
Not many people realise there is a 3 year limit, during which you must make a claim for compensation for a personal injury. This applies to claims for a whiplash injury in Halstead, as well as all others; the only exception is how this time limit is applied is in cases of industrial diseases or accidents involving children.