Personal Injury

Pedestrian Accidents

Being involved in any accident is worrying and upsetting. However when you have been involved in an accident as a pedestrian this can be even more distressing. There is more chance that you will have suffered from serious and possibly even life changing injuries as a result of your accident. So the consequences on your life will be immense. You will be worried about the effects of your injuries for the rest of your life. Furthermore  the impact on your ability to work and also the financial impact of your situation too.

No matter whether your injuries are life changing or less serious, the repercussions will be felt in all areas of your life. We do understand that you are feeling upset, in pain and probably stressed and worried about your future too. We can help you to try to start to put your accident behind you by making a claim for compensation. Whilst no amount of money can change what has happened to you, it may make your life a bit easier.

Types of Pedestrian Accidents

There are a number of different types of pedestrian accidents and these are:

  • A vehicle mounts the pavement and knocks you over (Motoring Offences)
  • A vehicle fails to stop at a pedestrian crossing
  • A bicycle hits you whilst you are walking on the pavement
  • A vehicle reverses into you

These are a few examples of pedestrian accidents. But whatever your accident circumstances are, please do talk our Personal Injury Lawyers to us to see if we can help.

Why Choose Ashmans Solicitors?

Our clients tell us that it makes a huge difference to them that we treat them as individuals. We know that a ‘one size fits all’ approach does not work so we pride ourselves on offering you a bespoke service. Our experienced and professional personal injury team will be able to take you through the whole claims process. From start to finish and we will explain it using only clear, uncomplicated language with absolutely no legal jargon.

You may be worried about how much it will cost to make a claim for compensation. However there are options open to you to be able to fund your claim. We will explain these to you and also offer you advice on which one we think suits your situation best. We offer all of our clients a free initial discussion about their legal problem with no obligation. So even if you are not sure about the accident you have been involved in, you should talk to us today to see if we can help.

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Why Choose Us for your Personal Injury case?

  • We have successfully recovered over £30 million in compensation for our clients.
  • Our experienced team can help you no matter what type of accident you’ve sustained.
  • We have multi-lingual staff who can help with your claim.
  • We strive tirelessly for the best possible outcome for your compensation claim.
  • Whether your injuries are serious or minor, we have an experienced team to help get you the compensation that you deserve.
  • Whether you have had an accident at work, a slip or trip or a road traffic accident, you can rely on our expert personal injury team.
  • We only use plain and simple language, with no complex, legal jargon.
  • Our personal injury team will always be able to give you an update on your case.
  • We will ensure that we move your claim on as fast as we possibly can.
  • At Ashmans Solicitors, we’ll fight to get a fair settlement for your injuries and negotiate to achieve the best possible outcome in your compensation claim.
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