You may have sustained a whiplash injury in Musselburgh at the races while you were attempting to park your vehicle. If you can prove that the accident in which you received your whiplash injury in Musselburgh was not your fault, you may be entitled to make a personal injury compensation claim against the person responsible for it.
Of course, you can sustain a whiplash injury in Musselburgh in any type of accident in which your head is severely jolted. For any injury claim to be made, you must be able to prove that the accident was not your fault, and that it was caused by another person who may have behaved recklessly or negligently.
What do you do about a whiplash injury in Musselburgh?
A whiplash injury can be devastating. Many people think that whiplash is a temporary injury that is not serious, but some whiplash injuries can last for many years and cause seemingly unrelated symptoms such as insomnia and depression. If you think you may have suffered a whiplash injury in Musselburgh, you need to seek medical attention. The earlier you receive treatment, the better your long-term recovery is likely to be, so don’t ignore an injury and its symptoms – see a doctor as soon as you can.
How long do you have to make a claim?
If your accident happened in the UK, you usually have three years in which to file a personal injury compensation claim. However, there are some exceptions to this rule, and you may have a much shorter time period in which to file your particular claim. Why not call us at Accident Advice Helpline on one of the helpline numbers given below to find our precisely how long you have before the time limit is up on your potential claim? Even if you think you have run out of time, do check with us in case you are subject to a longer timescale.
Accident Advice Helpline is here to support your claim
If you have any queries, or you need information in order to begin making your personal injury compensation claim, give us a ring at Accident Advice Helpline. We are experts in the field of personal injury compensation, and work only on a no-win, no-fee basis, which means that we are here for anyone. You can call us at any time, any day of the year, without exception. The numbers to ring are 0800 689 0500 for calls from landlines, and 0333 500 0993 for calls from mobiles. Call now for expert legal advice about your potential claim.
Date Published: 27th June 2014