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How to Claim for a Passenger Injury

In recent times, life has become very fast and thereby everyone is always in a hurry. A lot of people rely on the public transports for the purpose of commuting from their home to their work place and vice versa. as there is massive rush on the roads owing the hurry everybody is in, increasing numbers of cars, vehicles and public transports can be seen scurrying on the roads and the highways. as everyone is in a hurry and the public transports too want to have as many passengers as they can, there are increased numbers of accidents occurring each year that result in the injuring of the passengers on a large scale.

Generally, it is owing to the careless and rash driving of the public transport drivers that so many accidents occur so frequently. Most of the times it is either the oblivion in regard of the liable traffic rules, the inebriated state of the public transport driver or inefficiency in handling the vehicle that result in the passenger accidents. At times it is also because of the faulty machinery in the vehicle or due to some other mechanical problem that the passenger accidents occur. Accidents on public transport can also take place if the road being traversed is not properly constructed and has pits and bumps that might not be in visible range.

If you fall a victim to the accidents on public transport and are at absolutely no fault, then you can very rightly seek for compensation from the accused side, be it an individual or any authority. If you are wondering how to claim for a passenger injury and what all it entails so it is necessary that you gather enough information about it as early as possible so that a decision regarding claiming compensation can be taken in time. You must know this well that the passenger claim you lodge should be done within the time span of three years so that it holds valid and you get a handsome amount of money as compensation. The compensation amount that you will receive will take care of all the monitory and physical losses and damages that you might have incurred from the accidents of public transport. Moreover, if you act on time, you can find the evidences and the witnesses also very easily that will be of immense help in proving your case. It is better that you avail the help of a personal injury legal expert who can assist and guide you aptly how to claim for a passenger injury.

Mrs B was crossing a pedestrian crossing pushing her grandson in a baby buggy when she was knocked to the ground by a car driven by the defendant. The accident caused a complex fracture to her right foot.   Liability was denied as both parties claimed the lights were in their favour. At trial Cooks were successful in proving Mrs B’s case and she was awarded £90,000.00.
"I would like to thank you and all your staff for your courtesy and professionalism in what has been a very distressing time for us all..."
Mrs B from London

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Examples of Compensation Awards for Injury Claims*
Serious Back Injury
Wrist Injury
Serious Neck Injury
Serious Hand Injury
Ankle Injury
Serious Knee Injury
Serious Head Injury

*damages for loss of earnings and other losses and expenses are commonly paid in addition to the injury award and will vary in each case