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If you have been injured following a car crash or road traffic accident, our specialist RTA & Car Accident Compensation Solicitors can help you claim the compensation you deserve.
We are one of the North's leading No Win No Fee Injury Claim Solicitors firms, with offices throughout North Wales and Cheshire.
If you want to know what level of compensation you may be entitled to following an injury caused by a car accident? Then use our helpful Car Accident Compensation Calculator. Car Accident Compensation Calculators will typically provide a lower estimation of the value of claim than that to which you could be entitled. Such tools do not consider the highly specific nature of your individual case. Don’t lose out and what you are entitled to and call our specialist RTA injury Claims Solicitors today.
Our Car Accident Compensation Calculator tool above will give provisional results as to compensation settlement amounts associated with your type of injury. This tool will not take in to account other aspects that can increase your likely settlement figure, such as, potential loss of earnings or costs of treatments to help you on your road to recovery ie. Physiotherapists.
There are many more factors for you and us to consider, so please call today and do not rely solely on figures from this Car Accident Compensation Calculator or others you may come across online.
How calculating car accident compensation works?
The table follows guidelines for injury compensation settlement amounts as stipulated by the Judicial Board Guidelines. Specifically. These compensation guidelines focus on the severity of your Personal Injury and the physiology surrounding your particular injury. The tool bases compensation values solely on ‘General Damages’.
General Damages are directly related to what types of injury you have sustained and the severity of such injuries to specific parts of the body. Car accident compensation calculators often consider the likely impact on you future well-being depending on the degree of injury, when presenting compensation settlement amounts.
‘Special damages’ may also be applicable following your injury. Special Damages will go on to include additional expenses that you may have incurred because of your injury following a road traffic accident, such as travel costs and medical bills, etc.
Other contributory factors must be taken in to account as future implications that may include long-lasting debilitating physical health problems that could stop you from working. There are many more long-term implications that need careful consideration if you have been left with life-changing injuries.
Special Damages would generally include:
- Medical bills such as treatments, therapy, surgeries and medications
- Travel expenses, (possibly the result of having to attend medical appointments), due to the loss of a vehicle
- Repairs to, or replacement of, your vehicle
- In the most severe cases Your home or next vehicle may need modification vehicle
- Mobility aids
- Financial losses from being unable to return to work
Do not leave anything to chance. Call PSR Solicitors today for the best advice and representation in respect of your health and financial well-being. We can assist you right through the injury claim process while also ensuring your recovery and wellness are totally catered for.
Calculating compensation following a car accident
Following our initial conversation with you, we will be in a much stronger position to more accurately understand what compensation you can expect following injury sustained during an RTA.
Once we have talked, we will also be able to advise you properly on whether you have a claim for injury compensation, and we will be able to describe what must happen if you are intent on starting proceedings toward recovering compensation. Please remember that we work on a NO WIN, NO Fee arrangement. This means you do not have to worry about money and in funding legal fees while your case matter is ongoing.
If you do want to proceed with your compensation claim, we will require access to medical records for review and examination by our specialists. PSR Solicitors can also call on specialist medical expertise should injuries be complex, either due to severity or, existing underlying health matters.
What Compensation can you expect?
The amount of compensation you will eventually receive following injury in a road traffic accident can vary a great deal depending on the circumstances of the accident, and the extent of your injuries. The table below serves only as an initial guide with general damages compensation vaules being taken from the judicial college guidelines (JCG). Complex cases and complex injuries require full consideration by our RTA Injury team.
Minor Injuries following a Car Accident
£1,000 - £6,000
Moderate Injuries following a Car Accident
£6,000 - £26,000
Severe to life-changing injuries following a Car Accident
£26,000 - £337,000
Severe and serious injuries the result from car accidents will be those where the highest general damages compensation settlements are made. These would tend to be injuries that mean life-changing and long-lasting consequences for the victim. Such injuries would tend to involve brain damage, Spinal injury, Loss of a limb, or loss of senses.
Our main compensation calculator provided more detail regarding the type and severity of injuries to different parts of the body
Who can claim injury compensation following a car accident?
If you, or a member of your family have sustained injury as a result of being involved in a road traffic accident or crash that involves other drivers, then you may be entitled to claim compensation for your loss and injuries. Even where you may have been at partial fault in causing the accident or could have taken positive action to minimise the affects of the accident, you could still be in a position to claim compensation.
It is the best course of action to speak with a specialist Car Accident Compensation Claims Lawyer at the earliest convenience. Having these discussions immediately (or at least as soon as you or a loved one is able to) is likely to best as the incident will still be fresh in the mind. That being said, a limit of 3 years is generally understood as the timeframe in which a claim must be made.
Why choose PSR's RTA injury solicitors?
We place an emphasis on rehabilitation for our clients and consider medical support and treatment to be as important as financial compensation following an accident.
Our specialised expertise in road traffic accident claims means you can be sure of excellent advice and support.
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