One of our Preston injury lawyers recently completed a compensation claim for a whiplash injury caused by a road traffic accident. It’s a common misconception that a person can’t claim for whiplash anymore because of reforms occurring at the Ministry of Justice.
A young woman received personl injury compensation when another driver suddely drove into her car, before dragging her out of the vehicle onto the floor and then proceeded to make off in her car, effectively stealing her property.
Our client was held at knifepoint and subsequently suffered from psychological symptoms, mainly anxiety attacks, nervousness and insomnia. In conclusion of her case, she received £5,700 compensation from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA).
While driving along a main road with her mother and children in the car, another car suddenly pulled out from a side road in front of our client’s vehicle. £14,800 was recovered for a road traffic accident victim.
Initially, our client was awarded £3,100.00 compensation for his injuries; a fractured zygoma that required surgery and a deviated nasal septum. Our client was left with long term numbness and pain. The final settlement recovered was £5885.
Firstly, one thing should be raised – PHC Law is not a CMC, it’s a Law firm. A CMC is a Claims Management Company. There is a big difference between the two. One is run by solicitor/lawyers and regulated. The other is run by business folk, an…