Can I Claim Accident Compensation?
Here are some key answers to any questions that you may have that will help you decide.
Can I make an accident claim?
Yes, if you’ve had an accident in the last three years that wasn’t your fault. There a various types of accident claims types that you get accident compensation for. This could be a road traffic accident where you were the driver, a passenger, a pedestrian, a cyclist or a motorcyclist. Or you may have had a slip, trip or fall when you were out and about. Or you might have had an accident at work. In all these situations, you can make an accident claim. The three year timescale runs once an individual has reached the age of 18 years old. Someone under 18 years old who has an accident still has until they are 21 to make a claim no matter when the accident happened.
How long do accident claims take?
It depends on the circumstances of your accident claims. A simple claim can be settled in just a few months. A more serious injury will take longer. Our team will advise you. If you’ve suffered a very serious injury, for example, it will be in your best interests that our specialist panel of solicitors take enough time to assess the extent of your medical problems and the care you may need in the future. Whatever your situation, our panel of lawyers will put your interests – now and in the long term – first.
How much work do you require from me?
Our panel of expert personal injury solicitors handle all aspects of your accident claim so you don’t have to much. They will take care of the paperwork and keep you updated on progress all along the way. They’ll also tell you if you need to attend a medical with a local independent doctor. If you do, they’ll include your travel expenses in your claim.
How do I make an accident claim?
You can either ENQUIRE ONLINE or request a call back and one of our experienced solicitors will be in touch without delay. They’ll talk through the details of your accident and, if you have a case for compensation will take care of everything for you. They’ll explain everything as they do it and also give you the very best chance of winning your claim.
Who deals with my claim?
Here at Accident Claim Solicitors one of our personal injury experts will deal with your claim directly. They are highly experienced personal injury solicitors who specialise in accident claims and follow the claims regulation strictly. Our solicitors will deal with you on a one to one basis and give you the very best legal care available. The same applies if you have a small claim for a minor accident or a very significant claim for a life-changing injury.
Which documents do I need to make an injury claim?
All you need to do is tell us the details about your accident. You can leave the paperwork to our panel of personal injury experts . They will arrange for any medical reports that might be required and will ask you if they need anything else.
How is my case decided?
It works like this. One of our personal injury solicitors writes to the insurer of the faulty party and their insurer decides whether to accept it or not.
Do you adhere to the accident Claims Regulation?
Yes we do.
Is the claims regulation different in Scotland?
Yes. There are a few important differences. Firstly, some of the terms used are different. Please get in touch & we can help you with your Accident Claim in Scotland
For a FREE CONSULTATION with one of our PERSONAL INJURY SOLICITORS please call 0800 327 7777.