Road Traffic Accident Solicitors in Warrington
Posted on 9th January 2021 at 09:42
Road traffic accidents take many forms and can impact a wide range of individuals. You may have been a passenger or driver in a car. Perhaps you were a pedestrian walking on the pavement or crossing the road or even a cyclist simply trying to get to work.
If the accident wasn’t your fault, you may be able to make a personal injury claim for compensation.
DSM Legal are experienced road traffic accident solicitors operating in and around Warrington. Over the years, we’ve helped many people who have suffered an injury make a successful claim to recover any loss because of the accident.
Types of Road Traffic Injury
Road traffic injuries range from simple conditions such as whiplash to more severe injuries that require a lot of medical attention and can even threaten life. There’s not just the physical scars of a crash or accident to take into account either, many people are left to contend with psychological problems that can take time to get over.
Car accidents caused some 1,792 fatalities in 2016 and over 24,000 serious injuries. Nearly half of these affected car drivers and passengers. 25% of accidents involved pedestrians.
Accidents can be caused by a variety of factors. The driver who caused the accident may have been tired, wasn’t experienced at using the road conditions or was negligent or under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Motorcyclists and cyclists are, of course, particularly vulnerable because they have little or no protection.
Traffic accidents don’t have to involve two vehicles. If you are driving on a road that has been badly maintained and crash, the fault could be down to the people who are supposed to repair that area. You may be driving a vehicle that has a defective part or there could be a failure of safety equipment that wasn’t your fault.
DSM Legal in Warrington
We have experienced road traffic accident solicitors at our offices in Warrington and they are on hand to guide you through the process of making a claim. It can be more than a little daunting getting legal advice so you will always have a compassionate and responsive person to sit down with you and discuss your claim – we’re on your side and we’ll make sure you understand what your options are and how you should proceed.
At DSM Legal, we offer a no win no fee personal injury claims service. That means you don’t get charged while we undertake your case but only get billed once the case has been settled in your favour. That’s usually a percentage of the costs payable by the other side and we’ll be completely open about what this is at the outset.
We’re not just here to help you with the legal advice for your road traffic accident claim. We’re able to handle everything getting your rehabilitation as well as recovering the cost of any treatment. We can arrange home and hospital visits to discuss your case, if you are unable to make it to our office in Warrington.
If you are looking for advice and guidance following a road traffic accident and are in need of a Warrington solicitors, contact DSM Legal today to find out more.
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