Ross-shire used to be a county in the Scottish Highlands, now part of the Highlands and Western Isles region. Wester Ross in Ross-shire is renowned for its spectacular mountain scenery, and is great if you enjoy climbing. You can drive along the Wester Ross Coastal Route and discover more of the old Ross-shire region. In fact this area of Scotland is heaven for those who enjoy outdoor pursuits.
You can visit Applecross which is the second (Iona is the first) oldest Christian settlement in Scotland. An Irish monk, Maelrubha, founded the settlement, declaring it a sanctuary, in 673. The Applecross peninsula is one of the most remote parts of Scotland and well off the usual tourists’ beaten track. However, take care if doing any dangerous sports, as you wouldn’t want to have a whiplash injury in Ross-shire would you?
Do You Have a Whiplash Injury in Ross-shire?
If you have been involved in an accident and are now suffering with a whiplash injury in Ross-shire, it is not beyond the realms of possibility that you are cursing your luck and also wondering if you might be eligible to file a claim for personal injury compensation. To be eligible to make a claim for that whiplash injury in Ross-shire, or any other injury sustained in an accident you have to be able to prove that it was not your fault. You also have to prove that it was the fault of another person, whether directly or indirectly and this is why you need a personal injury lawyer to help you. You also need to have received medical treatment for your injury as to make a personal injury compensation claim you have to produce your medical report.
How Long Do I Have to Make My Claim?
Depending on the type of accident you were involved in you may or may not have three years in which to file a claim for our injuries; that is, if the accident occurred in the British Isles. You may have much less time in which to make a claim, so the sooner you talk with a personal injury lawyer the better. Once the time limit to claim for injuries is up, you will not be able to file a claim unless there are exceptional circumstances.
In order to find out how long you have to make your particular personal injury compensation claim, call us at Accident advice Helpline on one of our freephone numbers whenever is convenient for you, as our lines are always open for your calls.
Accident Advice Helpline
Call us at Accident Advice Helpline for information and expert legal advice about your potential personal injury compensation claim now. You can call us from a landline on 0800 689 0500, or from a mobile on 0333 500 0993. Don’t delay; time is running out for you to file your claim.
Date Published: 25th July 2014