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Road Traffic Accident Compensation

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Summary:
Most road traffic accident compensation involves two drivers, with a
driver or passenger from the one vehicle seeking compensation from the
driver of the second vehicle. Based on evidence that the accident was
caused through negligence.


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Article Body:
Most road traffic accident compensation involves two drivers, with a
driver or passenger from the one vehicle seeking compensation from the
driver of the second vehicle. Based on evidence that the accident was
caused through negligence. The road traffic accident compensation claim
will lead to legal proceedings that will involve the driver and possibly,
passengers of both vehicles claiming injury as a result of the negligent
driving on one the parties behalf . Typically, legal proceedings due to
poor road design, will be against a local council. This can be on the
basis that they to have failed to install proper signs maintained proper
design or maintain a A road, high street or motorway. A road traffic
accident compensation claim may also include a product liability claim
lodged toward the manufacturer of a car or car part, claiming design or
manufacturing defect which lead to the accident. Also, if a car mechanic
or garage left a car in an unsafe condition, liability may fall within
their responsibility.

Unique Situations
Unique situations can often arise in a road traffic accident compensation
claim which make the legal proceedings more difficult. All parties
involved may be liable for potential injuries and this will be considered
during the course of any legal proceeding. Various issues that can arise
from the accident itself include:

Leaving the scene of an accident: Is not so uncommon in the UK where the
driver who causes an accident fails to stop at the place of the accident.
This will make it difficult for the injured party involved make a
positive ID and therefore bring the driver to court.
Pedestrians and Road Accidents: In such situations, a member of the
public can suffer serious injuries as a result of a collision with a
vehicle. Often time the conduct of the pedestrian is called into question
making it difficult to make a claim against the driver.
Motorbike & Car Accidents: Motorcyclists are very much at risk in regards
to personal injury when involved in a road traffic accident, even in
collisions which would be relatively minor had they occurred between
cars. Due to the nature of some motorcyclists, it may be prove difficult
to obtain a far hearing from a jury as they're commonly deemed
'wreckless' road users even if the other party is clearly at fault.
Bicyclists & Car Accidents: Bicyclists are among the most vulnerable road
users. They are more likely to sustain serious injury when hit by cars or
other vehicles. Various hazards such as doors opening in front of them
are obvious causes of collisions as well as many others. Cyclists are
often caught in the drivers blind spot and they often report that they
did not see the bicyclist until it was too late.
Buses & Car Accidents: Bus accidents can also be quite serious. Due to
the sheer size, passengers carried, a collision with a bus will not only
see other road users worst off, but unmanaged passengers can also add to
the already heated mix of a road accident. Any road traffic accident
compensation claim will also be taken up with the operator of the bus not
just the driver.
Unsafe road conditions: Where things like road debris and poor, uneven
road surfaces abound, accidents can be common place. Whether this is in
the form of parts which have fallen off of vehicles, or debris that is
kicked up from the roadway, it can all be used as evidence in a road
traffic accident compensation claim if the driver believes this was the
cause of the accident.

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If you need advice or would just like to speak to someone, please don’t
hesitate to give Claims Master Group a call on 08000 71 22 71.

The Personal Injury, Accident Claim, No Win No Fee, Road Traffic Accident
Compensation specialists.

				
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