Car Accident Lawyer
If you have recently been involved in a motor vehicle accident, and you were not at fault, you may be able to claim compensation for both physical and emotional injuries.
The team of specialist lawyers at Hewitt Family Lawyers possess more than 20 years’ experience, helping those involved in car accidents navigate the compensation process with both insurance companies and the TAC.
The trauma following a motor vehicle accident can often be a difficult time, especially when attempting to understand the claims process and recover.
Can I make a Claim?
Vehicles registered on Victorian roads must be insured with Compulsory Third Party Insurance. This means that if you are struck by a driver, while they are not personally liable to compensate you for the accident, third party insurance will cover the cost of the accident.
Hewitt Family Lawyers can help you claim if:
– you are in an accident caused by another driver;
– the passenger of a vehicle;
– passenger of public transport;
– a pedestrian;
– cyclist hit by a vehicle or injured due to the actions of another driver;
To discuss whether you have a claim, contact Hewitt Family Lawyers today on 1800 HEWLAW.
What type of Injuries can I claim for?
Motor Vehicle Accidents can cause a range of injuries including long term physical and emotional injuries. If you feel that you have an injury related to a car accident recently, get in contact with Hewitt Family Lawyers to discuss your specific circumstances.
Types of car accident injuries include:
– Shoulder strains and fractures
– Upper & Lower limb injuries
– Head & Brain injuries including loss of memory, eyesight, hearing.
– Emotional including post traumatic stress disorder, depression & panic attacks.
How long will the claim take?
Motor Vehicle Accident claims can take upwards of 12 months within the Victorian legal system. There are a number of processes for the claim to pass through before a final result can be achieved.
How much will it cost to claim?
There are no up-front costs to make a claim for motor vehicle accident compensation with Hewitt Family Lawyers. You will not be required to pay any legal fees until you receive compensation from the claim.
How do I make a claim?
If you feel that your injuries either physical or emotional are due to the trauma of a recent motor vehicle accident, please don’t hesitate to contact Hewitt Family Lawyers on 1800 HEWLAW.