Most Australians spend a significant portion of their routine life driving on the road. It is estimated that the average Australian drive nearly 15,539 kilometers every year. Unfortunately, there are also times when things don’t go the way they are planned.
If you have been a victim in a motor vehicle accident, there is bound to be disruption in your routine life. Motorcycle injuries are perhaps one of the worst injuries that can lead to long- term consequences, impacting your income earning capabilities and overall quality of life. In addition to physical injuries, you may also suffer emotional and psychological pain due to the accident. Due to stress and fear you experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and also find it challenging to ride a motorcycle again.
If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident and want to seek compensation for the injuries, hiring motor vehicle accident lawyers, Sydney can help you provide you all the care and support you need following the accident.
The primary aim of the new driving law of NSW is to prevent accidents on the road. So, if you or your loved one is injured in a motor vehicle accident NSW and want to know if you are eligible for a claim, you must contact a motor vehicle accident lawyer immediately. Being involved in an accident does not always mean that you can seek compensation. To know what you are entitled to get and how you should proceed with your motor vehicle accident case, find a free consolation with car accident lawyers as soon as possible.
Sydney Compensation lawyers provide quality services to their clients. They not only offer the best advice to their clients but also ensure that they help get their clients the maximum compensation they deserve. We tirelessly fight for our client’s right with dedication and commitment to get outstanding results.
Getting injured on the road can result in injuries ranging from minor cuts, whiplash, or bruises to severe lesions such as brain injury, knee/ muscle injury, spinal injury, or sometimes even death. Unfortunately, there are also some of those injuries that often do have any symptoms initially, but can later become a chronic condition and make you crippled for life. So, no matter whether you are a driver or passenger in the car/ auto, seeking the advice of a motor vehicle lawyer is crucial if you have been a victim of an auto-related injury. The law sets a strict time limit for victims injured in car/ auto accidents. If the victim fails to file a claim within a time limit, he/ she may not be eligible to make a claim. If the victim injured is unable to speak with a lawyer, his/ her family member can call to learn more about the rights of the victim.
A motorcycle accident claim can be made in situations such as:
- Car Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Motorcycle Incidents
- Pedestrian Incidents
- Car Crashes and Collisions
- Injuries to Passenger
Most motor accidents victim are often hesitant to visit a car accident lawyer Sydney due to their financial constraints. To encourage clients to pursue their claims, we at Sydney Compensation Lawyers, we provide our clients with a “No Win No Fee” policy and do not take any upfront cost or charges as well. Even if the action fails in the court, you are eligible for an adverse costs order.
Unfortunately, most Australians injured in car accidents every year are unaware that they are entitled to make an injury claim and get compensation from the court for their injuries after a motor vehicle accident. If you were involved in a motor vehicle accident and were “not at fault” or “not entirely your fault,” you can make an auto injury claim. Seeking a confidential and free consultation with a car/ motor accident lawyer can you learn whether or not you are liable to make a motor accident claim for the injuries caused. To receive compensation, your lawyer should prove that your injuries were caused due to the negligence of the other driver. However, if the cause of the accident is due to the negligence of both the drivers, liabilities are divided on a percentage basis by the judge. This is called “contributory negligence.”
Compensation Amount: Factors Considered
The compensation amount allotted after you win your case depends on several different factors. These include the severity of the injury; time is taken for the person to recover and whether or not the damage may have long term effects.
Lawyers may also seek car accident compensation for
General Damages: Physical pain and suffering, mental pain and anguish, loss of career or companionship, or physical injury or impairment caused as a result of auto injury are usually categorized under general damages. The skills of car accident lawyers Sydney can play a crucial role in influencing the total amount of compensation awarded.
Special Damages: These types of damages refer to compensating for actual out- of — pocket expenses that the injured has incurred as a result of the accident. Common examples of special damages include short and long term medical expenses, loss of income, transportation costs, or repair or replacement of damaged property.
Future Losses: Monetary amount for compensation is also calculated based on losses a victim is likely to suffer in the following months or years due to his/ her incapability to work or have become disabled after an accident. Future damages can help you pay expenses for your prescription medication, ongoing medical bills, enduring emotional trauma and scarring, physical therapy, or any type of rehabilitation.
Motor vehicle accidents NSW can be quite traumatizing and can cause physical, mental, and emotions to the victims but also their families. Sydney Compensation Lawyers not only provide the quality services to their client but also ensure that they receive personal attention get the maximum compensation they are entitled to. With one of our skilled and compassionate motor vehicle accident lawyers on your side, you can stay assured that everything will be taken care of properly.