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Dangerous Driving

Contemporary lifestyle is a fast-paced one; everybody is in a hurry to reach his or her respective destination. As result of which thousands of car accidents occur every year in U.K. at various places. Most of the car accidents occur due to the rash driving by the driver or when the driver is drunk. They also occur when the person who is driving the car is inexperienced and thereby ignorant of the road rules, when the person who is driving tries to overtake from the wrong side and when a drives tries to show off his driving skills.

Dangerous driving can be very harmful for not only the driver but also for the co-passengers, pedestrians and other vehicle drivers on the road. If the road is uneven, the car accidents can lead to breathe taking consequences. If you are a co-passenger, driver of some other vehicle or a pedestrian and you are injured due to somebody else’s dangerous driving then you are liable to claim for compensation from the guilty party. If you are a co passenger and you meet with an accident because of reckless driving of the driver then you can claim for compensation. In addition, if you are walking on the roads and a car hits you without you being at fault then too you can ask for compensation. In fact, you are entitled to demand compensation, if you are driving a car and some other car collides with your car.

Car Accident Claims incorporates suffering and pain, hired car expenses losses to wage, medical expenses or other cost that you have made due to the accident. In order to make a car accident claim you will require the assistance of an experienced lawyer to purse the claim properly. Before hiring a lawyer ensure that the lawyer works on a “No Win No Fee” basis, so that you do not need to pay anything. 

Generally compensation claims are very complex and it will be imprudent to make a claim without seeking assistance from a professional lawyer, who has years of experience in dealing with these  type of cases. Cooks Legal are lawyers who are an expert in dealing with all kinds of personal injury claims such as road accidents because of somebody else’s mistake. Before you make a claim make sure that, you are not at fault and claim for the compensation within three years of the occurrence of the accident. Always take help from a reputed solicitor who knows all the nuances of the accident claims, to get maximum amount from the compensation.

Slip in Public House
Mrs C whilst walking towards the bar area slipped on the wet floor of a public house whilst walking towards the bar area. She fell awkwardly causing a complex fracture of her right wrist. The insurers denied liability alleging the floor was dry and that Mrs C was drunk and jumping on the dancefloor. Cooks obtained evidence refuting this and issued the claim at Court. Settlement was reached just prior to the trial when Mrs C was awarded £20,000.00 she said:
"I would just like to say thanks to the staff who have been first class explaining things to me all the way and keeping me informed."
Mrs C from Middlesbrough

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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