Road traffic accidents or Car accidents are the most common types of accidents affecting people in the UK and the circumstances of each one can differ greatly. Being involved in a road traffic accident (RTA) can truly be a life-changing and frightening experience. We are here to help. No matter how serious, or life-changing the incident may be, we strive to make it that much less stressful for the client by providing unparalleled help and service.
Road traffic accidents vary and can occur in various circumstances. Majority of the public believe that a road traffic accident can only occur in a car or vehicle. However, any person, be it a pedestrian walking on the road, a cyclist, using public transport; a road traffic accident can occur in many circumstances and there is a high chance that you could be due compensation.
There is no limitation as to what injuries you can claim for. Injuries which you can claim for vary from minor injuries to more serious injuries where urgent medical attention is required. Injuries vary from the most common symptom being whiplash (neck, back, shoulder pain), to serious injuries including damage or fractures to bones. The most severe injuries being organ damage, head, brain, spinal injuries and loss of limbs.
Types of injuries suffered depend on several factors, including the speed of the vehicles that were involved in the accident itself.
The most common type of injury suffered as a result of an accident is by far Whiplash, but people can also suffer from broken bones, bruising, lacerations and even internal organ trauma and head injuries.
If you or someone you know has had the misfortune of being involved in a road traffic accident, we are here to help you any time of the day. You are more than welcome to contact us and enquire with us.
You are even free to choose your own representative if your insurance provider has recommended a different law firm. You are not obliged to proceed with someone your insurance provider recommends.