Have you been injured in a Road Traffic Accident? Our solicitors help our clients receive the legal redress they deserve following a road accident.
Mary Mullarkey Solicitors are one of Cork’s most established road traffic accident solicitors. Our expert personal injury solicitors represent clients who have been injured in a road traffic accident. Unfortunately, road traffic accidents are a common occurrence on Cork roads. These accidents can potentially cause devastating injuries that can have a detrimental effect on a person’s quality of life.
Even seemingly minor bumps on a vehicle can cause whiplash, leaving individuals with neck or back pain that can last for months or even years. A road traffic accident solicitor accesses both the damage cost associated with the traffic accident, the immediate and any subsequent medical costs, and the cost associated with any loss of earnings.
Throughout the years we have protected the interests of road users injured in car accidents, light commercial vehicle accidents, bicycle accidents and motorbike accidents.
If you need a Road Traffic Accident Solicitor, get in contact with Mary Mullarkey Solicitors today.
What should I do after a Road Traffic Accident?
After a road traffic accident, it’s important to follow the below steps
Seek medical attention Immediately after a road traffic accident, you should seek medical attention. Even if you don’t feel any pain, after an accident you may be in shock. Shock masks pain, meaning you may be more hurt than you realise
At the scene, gather all relevant information It’s important to gather all relevant information about the accident as soon as possible. You should take a note of the name, address and contact information of everyone involved in the accident. You should also take note of the registration number of every vehicle involved in the accident You should also get the details of any Garda or emergency workers who appear on the scene.
Report the Accident to the Gardaí If the road traffic accident is considered relatively minor the Gardaí may choose not to attend the scene. Even so, you should always visit the local Gardai and gave a statement outlining the details of the accident.
Report the accident to your insurance company You should report the incident to your insurance company so they have a record of the accident.
Schedule a consolation with a Road Traffic accident solicitor As soon as possible you should speak to a road traffic accident solicitor like [company_name]. Your personal injury solicitor will then advise on how best to proceed.
To schedule an initial consultation with our road traffic accident solicitors, get in contact with Mary Mullarkey Solicitors today.
Road Traffic Accidents Solicitor FAQ
How long does it take to settle a road traffic accident claim?
Unfortunately, there is no straightforward answer to the length of a personal injury case. A relatively straightforward case may be settled within 4-9 months. However, a more complex case may take significantly longer. Our personal injury solicitors will advise you on how long a claim will likely take.
How long do I have from the date of the road traffic accident to make a claim?
You can make a personal injury claim up to two years from the date of the accident.