If you have been involved in a road traffic accident no matter how big or small, you may be able to make a claim for compensation. It does not matter if you were the driver or a passenger. Even if you have not suffered an injury you may still have a claim. It is possible to claim for damage to your vehicle or personal belongings. Whether you have missed an afternoon off work because of the accident or weeks because of an injury, it does not matter, either way you have suffered a financial loss, so can make a claim. Your age is not important either, no matter how young or old you are if you have suffered an injury, costs or have lost income you have a valid claim.

Ways to Make a Claim

If you want to you can allow your insurance company to deal with your claim. However, you have to bear in mind that the legal teams that work for most insurance firms are extremely busy. They are often buried in work, so it can be difficult for them to go the extra mile to secure a higher level of compensation. As a result, increasingly people are choosing to make their road accident claim using a specialist legal firm. These companies act for you directly. They will discuss the details of your claim and ask you for additional information to support your claim. The majority of these firms work on a no win, no fee basis.