Road traffic accident claims
Pedestrian accident compensation claims
Pedestrians pretty much always come off second best in a collision with any vehicle. So if you've been struck on a pavement or pedestrian crossing, you may well be entitled to compensation. Most of Slater and Gordon clients claim compensation on a No Win No Fee basis.
No Win No Fee Compensation
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How long do I have to claim for pedestrian injuries?
If you've been injured as a pedestrian, you have up to three years in which to begin your claim, though you may be given longer if you're claiming on behalf of a child or someone of diminished mental capacity. Time limits may vary if you are claiming through the .
Can I claim if the accident was partly my fault?
Most accidents involving pedestrians are caused through the recklessness or inattention of drivers or riders. However, even if you feel that you may have been partly responsible, it's always worth talking to us to establish the legal position. Even if you are partly to blame, you may still be entitled to receive compensation.
How long does a pedestrian injury claim take?
Naturally, this depends on the severity of your injuries, and whether an insurer is prepared to accept liability. However, where your injuries are considered minor and the claim likely to be straightforward, we process every through our to help you get the compensation you need as soon as possible.
How much compensation can I claim?
As you might expect, the level of compensation awarded depends on the extent of your injuries and . At the same time, it's worth bearing in mind that you can claim for other losses caused by your accident, such as general damages, travel expenses and even loss of earnings. Where appropriate, we can also claim on your behalf for treatment such as physiotherapy and other .
Can pedestrians claim compensation for a road traffic accident?
Our personal injury lawyer Victoria Higgins explains how a pedestrian can make a claim after a road traffic accident that was not their fault.
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