Road traffic accidents are the most common cause of personal injury in Ireland and if you have been involved in one you may need to make a car accident claim. If you were unlucky enough to have been involved in an accident which involved a Hit and Run driver or an Uninsured driver, you can make a personal injury claim to the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland. Their role is to compensate victims of road traffic accidents caused by uninsured and unidentified vehicles. We can help you with any of these claims.
As road traffic accidents solicitors in Ireland, John O’Leary & Co can help with car accident compensation claims, including:
Whiplash injury claims,
Motorcyclist accident claims.
It is important to note that any claim for personal injuries must be taken within two years from the date of the accident or the date when you become aware of your injuries. For details of taking a case on a no win no fee basis please contact us now on 01-4271000 or 01-4662088 for a free no
obligation consultation with one of our experienced solicitors.
If you have been injured in a road traffic accident – and the accident was caused by someone else who was negligent – you may be entitled to make an accident or personal injury compensation claim, for the injuries and losses which you have suffered as a result of the accident.
Types of Injuries
The most common type of injuries for road traffic accidents are whiplash injuries including neck and back pain. More serious injuries would include spinal injuries. In serious injury cases, you may be able to claim accident compensation for medical bills, loss of earnings, both future and past and compensation for personal suffering.
If you are a driver, passenger, a cyclist, a pedestrian or on a motorcycle, that has been involved in a road traffic accident, you may be able to make a road accident claim for any personal injuries that you have suffered as a result of the accident if the accident was not your fault.