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Here is some important information to consider in relation to your application for a Personal Injuries Application to the Injuries Board Ireland.
You should make sure that you handle a personal injuries case correctly. If you think you would like to have to have an expert solicitor representing you, then contact us today to discuss your options. Here are some general tips that can help you:
If you’re going to be working with a personal injury solicitor, it’s best to avoid having numerous conversations with the insurance company. Occasionally you may have to speak to them, for example in the initial stages of a car accident case. If you must speak with the, do so minimally,
You should also preserve any evidence that you have, as best you can. It’s a good idea to take your own photos at the scene of the accident.
When assessing injuries, the Injuries Board rely on the initial medical report provided with the application as well as the report(s) of the Injuries Board independent Doctors / medical professionals. Their independent Doctors / medical professionals will physically examine the injured person and discuss the issues that have arisen, as a result of the accident. They will cover these issues in their medical report. This report is sent to the Injuries Board who assess / quantify their assessment based on the severity of the injuries and the length of time the person has been injured.
If the injured person’s symptoms are ongoing, Injuries Board independent Doctors / medical professionals will also outline how long the expected recovery time will be. This will form the basis of the assessment.
One advantage of using our services at Personal Injury Solicitors Dublin is that we will advise on whether or not you should accept the assessment. If we believe that we can achieve a better result for you, we will outline the steps to be taken in order to do so.You will have clarity and can make an informed decision.
Who is responsible for your personal injury will depend on how the accident happened. If your injury was sustained in a road traffic accident, the driver who caused the accident will be responsible and we will seek damages from their insurance company. If your injury was sustained in a public place it may be the owner of a property or a government body who will become the mark. If your injury was sustained at the workplace due to the negligence of an employer or colleague, it will most likely be your employer who is responsible and we will seek damages from their insurer.
Every accident has different elements to it, and because of that, no two cases are identical. The process of getting the best result in a personal injury case may differ according to the unique circumstances of the case. We at Personal Injury Solicitors Dublin specialise in getting the best result for you.
Every personal injury case is different and lots of factors will determine how quickly Personal Injury Solicitors Dublin can bring your case to a conclusion. Factors can include liability, or if court proceedings are necessary to resolve will dictate how long a case takes and the nature and complexity of the personal injury suffered.
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