Car Accident Claims
Have you been involved in a car accident that wasn’t your fault?
Traffic accidents are accidents involving people travelling in a car. Car accidents are usually caused by human error. other factors causing car accidents are down to quality or roads and weather conditions.
If you have been injured in a car accident within the last 3 years that wasn’t your fault then contact us at DIYPI personal injury, we will get you back on the road to recovery as quickly as possible.
Start Your Pedestrian Car Accident Claim Today
For a FREE no obligation consultation – You may be entitled to claim compensation.
Making a car accident claim
In 2020, there were a total of 116,982 car casualties of reported road traffic accidents of which 24,726 serious injuries or killed reported to the police.
Data published by the Department of Transport in 2020, revealed that 7,546 cars that were involved in a car accident were because Road environment contributed conditions and 4,644 were due to slippery road (due to weather) in UK.
Did you know?
According to the department of transport statistics 14,729 of car accidents within the UK was caused by behaviour or inexperience.
Physical effects of a car accident
Car accidents can cause serious injuries, The sudden movement in a car accident can cause wrist, arm, leg, ankle, collarbone and rib fractures. Some people walk away with only minor bruises, whilst other people have severe injuries that have lasting physical effects for the rest of their lives.
Car accident injuries usually appear immediately but some may takes days or even weeks to appear and its important to know that in some circumstances a life threatening injury could get worse for weeks before you realise this was a result of a recent car accident.
In addition to a serious physical injury, some drivers suffer from psychological stress too.
During the healing process – the duration of which fluctuates from person to person, depending on injuries and personal circumstances – some people notice signs of increased stress. One such condition often cited being Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (or PTSD).
Elsewhere, anxiety, depression, anguish, fearfulness, issues with sleep and reoccurring nightmares about the crash can play out.
Try our compensation guide to find out how much your claim could be worth
Our qualified team are equipped with everything that it takes to handle your claim journey, from beginning to end.
After 18 years, we are well placed to make sure that you’re in receipt of a comprehensive litigation package, designed to protect both you and your family.
Times change, and with it so does the nuances of the legal sector. We grant you access to solicitors who will ultimately guide you towards the most advantageous outcome to your case.
Frequently asked Questions
How much compensation will I get?
This is dependant on many variables of the case. This can include the seriousness of the accident and any injuries suffered, as well as loss of earnings, cost of treatment and the overall impact to your life.
How do I make a car accident claim?
Following the government whiplash reforms, the way you can make a road traffic accident claim will change dramatically in May 2021. However, you can still instruct DIYPI to run your RTA claim no matter the claim, check out our blog to find out more.
How DIYPI can help with a car accident claim.......
With access to the top personal injury lawyers in the country our experienced team will find the right lawyer for your case and work hard to gain you the full amount of compensation you deserve.
Our friendly team treat each claim with the upmost care and attention to ensure that we secure you the most fair and reasonable financial outcome possible. With a free claims assessment and No Win No Fee* policy, you’ve got nothing to lose.
*What is 'No Win No Fee'?*
A No Win No Fee agreement, also known as a Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA) in the legal world, is an arrangement between a claimant and solicitor. In simple terms a ‘No Win No Fee’ arrangement means that you will not pay a fee if your claim is unsuccessful.
*No Win No Fee * typically customers pay 25% of the amount recovered to our solicitors, although this will be subject to your individual circumstances and the actual fee may be more or less than this.
If you cancel the claim after the cooling-off period of 14 days you may be charged a cancellation fee by the solicitor.