Claim arising from road traffic accident on Old Holywood Road, Belfast settles in the sum of £13,172

Boyd Rice Solicitors were instructed to act on behalf of Ms F in relation to her injury claim arising from a road traffic accident. Our client instructed that on the date of the incident she was driving her car towards a traffic light-controlled junction when her vehicle was hit on the front driver’s side by a minibus. Airbags where activated and extensive damage was caused to her vehicle.

Our client was extremely shaken and was initially aware of pain in her left knee and chest. She was treated at the scene by paramedics before being transferred to the Emergency Department of the Ulster Hospital. She suffered injuries to her left wrist, left knee, back, and chest wall, requiring observation in hospital and physiotherapy. Following the accident our client developed psychological symptoms.

Our client suffered significant injuries as a result of the road traffic collision and it was important that a clear understanding of the extent of the injury was obtained via various examinations with medical experts.

Our client required time off work following the accident and instructed us to claim loss of earnings on her behalf.

Court proceedings were issued and Liability was established against the other driver. The case was settled out of Court in Ms F’s favour in the sum of £13,172.00 plus costs.

Following the successful conclusion of her claim our client commented as follows;

“I was recommended to speak to Boyd Rice Solicitors about this accident due to their reputation in the area where I live. I am very happy with the outcome of my case, Boyd Rice Solicitors have been more than helpful from the start.

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