What does a motor vehicle accident claim lawyer do?
If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, you have two claim options: damages for any personal injuries and damages to your property. These claims are handled differently. If you have suffered damages to your property due to an accident, you must claim from the driver or owner of the vehicle that caused the accident. If you are injured or if a member of your family has died as a result of the accident, you can claim compensation from the Road Accident Fund (RAF).
A motor vehicle accident claim lawyer is a legal expert who represents individuals who have been involved in accidents. He/she would look out for the interests of an individual who has suffered some damage, loss or trauma in an accident of any nature and try to ensure that the individual receives compensation and gets justice. An accident lawyer would usually be a legal representative who specialises in this area and has experience in cases of this nature. A good one would mean that individuals who have suffered a loss, been damaged or suffered trauma can move on safe in the knowledge that the situation is taken care of.