Accidents happen, if you are unfortunate enough to be involved in one then you may be entitled to compensation. Whether the accident happened at work, during leisure pursuits or just in the course of day-to-day activities we can advise you. The first step to take is to contact us and we will advise you on whether or not you have a valid claim and on the appropriate procedures to follow. If your claim has to proceed through the Personal Injuries Assessment Board or if it has to proceed through the courts Colm Burke & Co Solicitors has the expertise to proceed on your behalf.
If you have been involved in a road traffic accident then you should contact us at the earliest opportunity. There is some vital information which, if at all possible, you should try to obtain at the scene of the accident, this includes:
Driver’s name and address
Vehicle registration number
Insurance particulars of the other party
Names and addresses of any witnesses
Gardaí should be contacted and attend at the scene of the accident. It is important that you obtain the name of the Gardaí that attended and the station that they are attached to
At Colm Burke & Co Solicitors we can advise you on the most appropriate course of action following your accident. We have experience dealing with a number of consulting engineers who can collect evidence which we will use to assist in your claim.*