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Speed Cameras and Accident Prevention

In the current times, car accidents have come to be the major cause of personal injuries, taking a toll on countless lives. In a recent study made in the UK, car accidents have certainly become the leading cause of thousands of deaths every year. Most of these car accident cases, lead to serious head and brain injuries, severe spinal injuries, permanent disabilities and serious losses in the body. In order to prevent these accidents most commonly caused by speeding or rashly driven cars; the use of speed cameras has become essential.

A speed cameras and accident prevention has proved to be one of the most effective devices in detecting speeding vehicles and has resulted in a considerable decrease in the rate of accidents. A speed camera, in general, is a kind of traffic enforcement system having the features of a vehicle monitoring system. It is basically a vehicle-monitoring tool and is used mainly for the purpose of detecting and identifying vehicles that disobey the speed limit as fixed by the traffic regulations or if any of the vehicles disobeys other road law requirements.    

The use of speed cameras comes handy in having a check on the speed limit of cars and other heavy vehicles and thereby in containing the number of road accidents happening everyday. These speed cameras have been specifically designed for identifying any of the vehicles running or crossing the speed limit that is legal or fixed by the law. These brilliant kinds of traffic enforcement cameras use radar in an attempt to detect the speed of all the vehicles running on the road.    

Taking an overall view of the road accidents and their severe consequences, it has become very obvious that traffic related issues and accidents count as one of the major public safety issues and in all possibilities the use of speed cameras can be of great help in tackling them. As seen from the point of view of the reports made over a period of time, it has become clear that the use of speed cameras are of great help in reducing considerably the mortality rate and the levels of morbidity of the population. Apart from this, speed cameras have been found to posses a great potential in increasing the equality of health and has come to be a growing base of evidence. These cameras designed with the latest technology have most certainly proved to be an apposite intervention for the purpose of health protection.

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