1 in every 5
drivers are uninsured!
roads are more congested than ever before, parking is
a major problem, petrol tax is disproportionately
high, my insurance rates increase every year , no one
is polite any more..and now this!" said the
motorist as he climbed from the pile of twisted metal
that used to be his car.
might have happened in a million places on any one of
Britain's roads, standing there waiting for Police
and Ambulance, the one thing he probably would not do
is to look around for a witness to his car accident
and if the other driver drove off without stopping or
turned out to be uninsured then he may have a few
problems either when filling in the claim form or
having to make a claim off his own insurance because
they cannot find the other party or their insurers.
only act for insurance companies that have these
problems passed to them, but also for individual
motorists many of which may in some way
lose out because they cannot locate the other party
or are likely to end up in court as the result of a
traffic accident and may require photographs of the
scene, maps, layouts and witness statements to prove
the basic checking or collection of third party and
witness information or addresses can be difficult
unless you have our expertise, recent trends indicate
that many victims of a road traffic accident are
presented with incorrect addresses, telephone numbers
or names by the other person just to slow down
identify them for a potential claim.
aspect of this type of work is accident scene layouts
and photography which is a specialised field and
whilst a simple sketch may be good enough for the
claim form or your legal representative, it will not
suffice for any legal action that might result from
the accident or even in a dispute with your insurers
or the third party's.