Making a Claim in Caloundra

Claiming After Suffering a No-Fault Accident in QLD

We have specialist lawyers that can help you make a successful claim for your no fault accident.

Making a claim in Caloundra

Generally, cases must be made in within three years of having your accident.

This time frame isn’t set in stone as there are some exceptions. The best way to be sure whether or not you are entitled to reimbursements is to speak with one of our specialists.

To make a successful claim your lawyer will need to prove that the other party is the one responsible.

How long does a claim take?

Usually, cases take more than 12 months to finalise. Minor vehicle mishaps and whiplash claims can sometimes be finalised in 12 months. As a rule of thumb, the more serious your wounds are, the longer the claim will take. For some serious cases, it’s not unusual that they take three years plus to settle.

How much can I get?

There is no one size fits all solution we can use when it comes to calculating your entitlements.

The amount owed to plaintiffs depends on the severity of their wounds and the state in which they suffered them.

Some of the main things a solicitor will consider when negotiating your reimbursement will include.

  • Any time off work and lost earnings
  • Any future lost earnings
  • Any changes in your ability to work
  • Care or support, even if given to you for free by family or friends
  • Any adaptations you might need to your home or vehicle
  • Travel and accommodation expenses

At this stage it is impossible to give you an accurate estimation of what you could receive however, you can make your own assessment online, without having to speak to one of our advisors by using our online estimator.

How to find the best lawyer to act for you

Although all solicitors must be fully qualified to practice, the level of skill and experience varies drastically. Lawyers specialise in many different areas of law. For example, some specialise in criminal law, while others may practice family law

Choosing someone who particularises in claims like yours will ensure you optimise reimbursement. We work with some of the most experienced lawyers Caloundra has to offer and specialise in all areas of mishap entitlement. To find out whether or not you can claim with us call our Caloundra lawyers on 1800 106 107. All calls are free, and you won’t be pressured into proceeding with us.

Do Caloundra claimants have to use a local law firm?

You don’t need to choose a lawyer in Caloundra to handle your case. With many  lawyers now operating nationwide, it is no longer necessary go to a local law firm. However, if you do choose the services of a national firm, it’s important to find out if they are partnered with local medical centres. This is because you will be required to attend a medical to have your wounds assessed.

Australian Accident Helpline is a national claims management company with lawyers and medical centres in Caloundra.

What type of claims do we handle?

We have invested heavily in our nationwide operations and can handle any types of accident compensation claims in Caloundra with ease. No matter what type of case you need help with, our specialists will ensure you get every penny you deserve.

Our legal team in Caloundra can help you recover monetary damages for a range of things.

Perhaps you’ve had an incident with a vehicle on Bowman Road or Bulcock Street on the way back from the shops? No matter what type of accident you have been involved in, if it happened, we can help.

Claiming with no up front fees in Caloundra

When you make a claim with us, if for some reason your case is not successful you will not be required to pay any legal costs. If your case is successful the legal fees that you will have already agreed upon with your lawyer will be deducted from your final payout. Its worth noting that the losing side will normally pay a large part of your legal expenses.

Find out whether your eligible to make a no win no drama compensation claim.

What to do next

You can use our website to find out more information specific to your situation.

There are two ways in which you can get the ball rolling with your entitlements either call our Caloundra branch on 1800 106 107 or start your claim online.

Remember all calls are confidential and we will never pressure you into proceeding.

Contact

Call 1800 106 107

caloundra@australian-accident-helpline.com.au

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday : 9am – 6pm

Closed Public Holidays

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We have locations throughout Australia including Caloundra.

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