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Public Transport Accident Lawyers

Public transport includes a wide range of transport services such as buses, trains, taxis, airplanes and boats. All these forms of transport are the lifeline of any city as everyday thousands of people use them to travel. Whenever you are using public transport, it becomes the responsibility of the transport company to ensure that you reach your destination safely. And if you got injured in a public transport accident and you had no fault in it you are entitled to claim compensation for your injury. The public transport accidents which happen most frequently are train and bus accidents.

In case of a bus accident you must note down a few important points such as the name of the driver, route number and the registration number of the bus. You must make sure that a statement of your complaint is registered on time. The statement must be truthful and non-biased. You can also gather witnesses and record their statements as well. After this you must go to the doctor and get a record of your injury from the doctor. Do not throw away your medical bills and bus tickets as they will serve the purpose of proofs for you and help you in winning the compensation. If the bus driver had no fault in the accident then a claim is made against the bus company.

Your next step should be to hire a public transport accident lawyer who will help you in claiming the compensation. The lawyer will help in handling you case and will take care of the legal complexities. The public transport accident lawyers will save your time in dealing the case and will also free you from the stress involved. Make sure that your lawyer specialises in public transport accidents. The public transport accident lawyers are legal experts who will use their expertise to help you win the compensation. You can take the help of internet to find an experienced public transport accident lawyer or you can take the help of your friends and family. But before choosing a public transport accident lawyer you must make sure that the lawyer is efficient and an expert in his field.

Public transport accidents often result in heavy financial expenses. Therefore to relieve the victim the public transport accident lawyers work on a “No Win No Fee” policy. This means that the lawyers don’t charge anything from their client and if they win the case they will get their fee from the other party’s insurance company. You must never hesitate in claiming a compensation for your accident as it is your legal right to do so and it may prevent further accidents as well.

Accident at work
Mr G is a fitness instructor, using military style training techniques. His employers insisted that he cover 4 lessons per day covering at least 14 miles whilst carrying army packs and wearing marching boots. As a result of his excessive workload he suffered an injury to his hip which required surgery and prevented him from participating in contact sports.Within a year of being instructed Cooks settled his claim for £11,500. Mr G commented:
"an extremely professional service, who utilized every avenue to enhance my claim. Thank you very much"
Mr G from North Yorks

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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