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Claim After a Car Accident

If you’ve been involved in a Car Accident Mercury Legal Online can help you:

  • Involved in an accident that wasn’t your fault
  • Suffered pain and injury
  • Needed medical attention
  • Suffered whiplash
  • Unable to return to work
  • Suffering from loss of income


Passenger & Driver Compensation

If you’ve suffered as a result of being involved in a road traffic accident when it wasn’t your fault, whether as a passenger, a driver, a pedestrian or a cyclist then you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation. Each year thousands of innocent people are involved in road traffic accidents resulting in injuries from common whiplash to serious life changing injuries. Mercury Legal Online:


  • Will answer any question you may have about making a claim
  • Will do all of the form-filling for you
  • Will be able to tell you how much compensation you can expect to receive
  • Won’t charge you a penny for their legal advice
  • Will ensure you pay no up front fees


Compensation experts working for you

Whether you were severely injured as the result of an uninsured driver or suffered from whiplash after a crash, our legal experts have extensive experience in dealing with Road Traffic Claims. The Mercury Legal Online team are dedicated to helping you get the justice you deserve. As specialists we know from experience that some people may be unsure about their right to claim, which is why our experienced team will be able to talk you through your individual situation and give you simple, clear advice on what you need to do next.

About our claims team

Our friendly team will do the hard work and form-filling so you don’t have to. Simply fill in our compensation claim form and one of our expert advisers will be in touch or if you prefer you can talk directly to someone now by calling our 24hr Mercury Legal Online helpline on 0800 122 3130, or request a call back – your claim will be dealt with immediately either way.

According to government statistics there were over 40,000 road traffic accidents in the last three months of 2011. If we assume that each of these accidents involved two cars and that on average there would have been two people in each vehicle that means that around 160,000 people were directly affected and multiplying this by four we are looking at potentially 640,000 people over the course year involved in a road traffic accident.

You yourself may have been one of the unlucky 160,000 or if not the chances are that you know someone who was involved.

Thankfully only a relatively small number of the road traffic accidents in 2011 resulted in fatal injuries but of course that is cold comfort to those who did tragically lose friends or loved ones. The point is that road traffic accidents, or RTA’s as they are sometimes abbreviated to, are all too common place in the UK and whilst vehicles can be repaired or replaced, it’s not always as easy to patch up those individuals involved both physically and in some cases psychologically.

We can get you the compensation you deserve

Mercury Legal Online is here to help. Obtaining financial compensation for your road traffic accident is important so that you are not left struggling if you need to take time off from work and you are properly compensated for your pain and discomfort but that isn’t where our job ends. Our solicitors can make sure that you receive a hire car if you need one and that all of your vehicle repairs are taken care of so you don’t have to worry about such matters and you can concentrate instead on getting better. If you need medical treatment, ranging from physiotherapy, counselling, right the way through to private operations our personal injury experts can help and advise you every step of the way.

The figures above would certainly indicate that at some point you or someone you know will need legal help following an RTA. Hopefully you’ll be one of the lucky ones who beats the statistics but if not Mercury Legal Online is ready and waiting to help.

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No Win, No Fee?

Mercury Legal Online operate on a strict no win, no fee basis. We never ask for anything up front and you do not have to pay anything, even if you don’t win your claim. If you have a question about a no win, no fee claim then speak we will be happy to help.