Our client who is self employed was positioned in a side road on his motorcycle outside a supermarket in Hampshire when the Defendant driving a Transit van pulled out of a side road and into a collision with our client.
As a result of the accident our client suffered injury and loss.
Our Client’s Injuries: Soft tissue/ligament injures to knee, groin, hip, shoulder and wrists.
How Hayward Baker helped: One of our Personal Injury Specialists stated the claim via the low value Accident insurer’s online portal.
The defendant’s insurer investigating the claim informed us that liability was not in dispute and would pay compensation.
A medical report was obtained from an Orthopaedic Surgeon. This report was required show that our client’s injuries were a direct result of the accident and to aid us in valuing our client’s claim for damages.
Numerous sessions of physiotherapy were arranged for our client which were paid for by the Defendant insurers.
The Valuation: In addition to compensation being paid to our client for his injuries we also claimed for special damages ( out of pocket expenses) for our client as shown:
- Travel expenses to and from medical appointments
- Damaged clothing
- Damaged motorcycle protective gear
- Recovery and storage charges for the motorcycle
- Physiotherapy treatment
- Loss of earnings
Our client’s claim was finally settled in full for just over £13,000.00
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