Whiplash is one of those injuries that everyone has heard of, a lot of people know a little bit about, but few people know exactly what they should do about it if it happens to them.
If you are in an accident and you end up with a whiplash injury in Poulton-Le-Fylde, you might need to give some consideration to seeking legal help as well as medical help.
Why? Well, if the accident was someone else’s fault, you could be eligible to claim compensation!
Why you should think about claiming
Following your diagnosis of whiplash injury in Poulton-Le-Fylde, you could find yourself in the position of needing to take time off work. Don’t be alarmed, because you will probably recover in a matter of weeks – but taking even a few days off could affect your finances through loss of income.
Added to this, you have the problem of increased expenditure. Think about the fees for the home help and childminder you might have to hire, just to keep on top of the day-to-day running of your household.
Since you are probably eligible to claim if the accident was caused by someone else, why not give it some thought? You could, if your case is successfully settled, receive a payout that would enable you to get your finances back on track!
How claiming for a whiplash injury in Poulton-Le-Fylde works
Since claiming has the potential to reduce your financial worries, you might think that the process itself will be difficult, with many obstacles to negotiate and hoops you need to jump through.
With Accident Advice Helpline, that’s not the case at all, because we make everything as easy as possible for you. We’ve even got a 24/7 hotline, which means you can call whenever you want and we’ll call you back!
How to get in touch with us
Dial 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile; alternatively, text “claim365” to 88010 and someone will be in touch with you.
Your first point of contact will be one of our advisors. They all possess excellent interpersonal skills, and are fully trained to guide you through the process of making a claim.
If you qualify to claim, your advisor will pass your details to one of our team of no win no fee solicitors. They will begin to work on your case, dealing with all the relevant agencies – such as insurance companies – on your behalf.
You probably won’t have to go to court; most claims can be settled entirely by phone. However, you will need to attend one additional medical assessment, which is essential to the process of claiming.
For more information about claiming for whiplash injury in Poulton-Le-Fylde, give us a call. But first, why not check out our website? We have some useful tools for you, including our 30 second test and our free compensation calculator, as well as some informative videos. One of the videos features Dame Esther Rantzen, our patron!
Date Published: 27th July 2014
Author: David Brown