If you live in South Cave in the East Riding of Yorkshire, and have a whiplash injury, you may be thinking seriously about making a personal injury compensation claim. Of course, you must be able to prove that you were in no way responsible for the accident in which you got your whiplash injury in South Cave. You must also be able to prove that your accident was caused by another person, if you want to make a claim for compensation.
Claiming for a whiplash injury in South Cave
People tend to associate whiplash injuries with road traffic accidents and these are the most common way to sustain whiplash. However, it is possible to sustain a whiplash injury in South Cave following other types of accidents.
You may have been hit on the head by a falling object as you were walking along the street, for example. This could have resulted in a whiplash injury in South Cave. Perhaps at the time you were walking past a construction site. You could claim compensation from the owner of the site or the owner of the construction firm. Health and Safety regulations should always be adhered to and a failure to comply with them can lead to personal injury compensation claims.
Whiplash and road traffic accidents
If you sustained your whiplash injury in South Cave in a road traffic accident, then the police should have been called to the scene of the accident. They have to investigate the causes of accidents when people are injured. When their investigations are complete, they write an accident report which is needed if you go on to make a personal injury compensation claim.
Of course when you have been injured in an accident, you should seek immediate medical attention. Your medical report is required when you make a claim for injuries and you’ll need to have received treatment in order to be eligible to make a claim.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
For further information and advice about your potential claim, contact us at Accident Advice Helpline. We operate nationally so we’re able to help claimants from all over the county, we also have over 16 years experience in the industry so you can trust us to handle your claim properly.
To learn more about obtaining compensation now, just call us on 0800 689 0500 or, from mobiles ring 0333 500 0993. You can also text ‘claim365’ to 88010 and we will call you to discuss your potential claim.
Don’t miss out on your chance to obtain compensation for your injuries. Call Accident Advice Helpline now and make your claim today.