If you have suffered a quad bike accident, it can be devastating and a deeply troubling time for both the injured person and their family. Often, the injury can have permanent consequences and severely impact your quality of life.
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Depending on the nature of the quad bike crash and the circumstances surrounding what happened, it’s possible that you may have a claim for compensation under law. Accessing this compensation can help to relieve financial stress on you and your family and in some cases help in getting you the right treatment for your injuries.
Shine Lawyers have expert motor vehicle accident lawyers across Australia that work on a no win no fee basis, which means you won’t have to pay our legal costs unless we win your claim at the end. The first consultation is obligation free, which means it’s quick and easy to find out your rights first before necessarily proceeding with a claim.
Do I have a quad bike accident claim?
Quad bike accident claims can be rather complex, and your rights and ability to claim compensation depend on the circumstances of the accident.
There may be a range of legal types of claims available to you, including the ability to make a Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) claim – which is a benefit you can claim under your superannuation if you are seriously injured.
Quad bike injury whilst working
If you sustained a quad bike injury whilst working, it’s possible that you may be able to make a claim under the workers’ compensation scheme. Assessing the merits of a case under this scheme involves many different factors, including where your accident occurred, who was operating the bike, who or what caused the accident and the severity of the injury itself.
Our lawyers are experts in workers’ compensation claims and if you have had a quad bike injury at work, we have the experience and personal touch to ensure you get the outcome you need.
Quad bike injury on the roads
If you have suffered a quad bike injury on the road, you may be entitled to make a claim under the motor vehicle scheme. The circumstances of the accident are important and every case is different, so it’s best you seek legal help from one of our experts in order to determine if you have a case under this area of law.
Our lawyers are experts in motor vehicle compensation claims and have acted for many people who have been injured on the roads whilst riding a quad bike.
Recreational quad bike injury
If you have suffered a quad bike injury when using the vehicle for entertainment or recreational use, you may still have a claim. The area of law that litigates against accidents that occur of this nature can fall under public liability law.
Our lawyers are public liability law experts who can assess your case and help you get the compensation you need.
What is the quad bike accident claims process?
The quad bike accident claims process can vary depending on what area of law the claim falls under. The below image gives a good indication of how the process generally works and how you can access compensation after your accident.
What can I claim quad bike accident compensation for?
No two quad bike accidents are the same, and what you can claim for really depends on a number of things, including:
- Your loss of earnings
- Your medical and hospital expenses
- Your pain and suffering
- Any help you have needed at home (paid or unpaid)
One of our lawyers will be able to let you know what you can claim for once they know a little bit more about your situation. In most cases a monetary value is placed on the gap between your life path before the quad bike injury, and your life path since.
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Common questions about Quad bike accident lawyers
There are strict time limits that occur under Victorian and New South Wales law that can restrict you from being able to make a claim.
Time limits are affected by the nature of your claim and the area of law you bring a claim under – so contact our lawyers today to find out if you are able to make a quad bike accident claim as soon as possible. Wait too long and it is possible your right to make a claim may be lost forever.
Our lawyers provide all compensation legal services on a no win no fee basis, which means you won’t have to pay our legal costs unless we win your claim at the end.
The legal costs differ depending on how complex your cases is, and our lawyers will be able to give you a good indication of this when they know a little more about your case.
In most instances it’s the insurance company of the person or entity at fault that will pay you your compensation rather than the specific person themselves.
No two quad bike accidents are the same and how your injuries affect you will be different to how they affect someone else. For this reason, it’s hard to say how much compensation you can get following an accident without knowing the circumstances of your case.
Our lawyers are experts when it comes to quad bike accident claims and are more than happy to provide you with a rough guide on how much you can expect once they know a little bit more about your situation.
The legal process can be very complicated, and going it alone and trying to represent yourself can pose many problems. Our lawyers are experts in maximising your entitlements and know the ins and outs of the legal system. This can result in you receiving a much better outcome from the legal process.
To take the first step, simply contact us and we’ll have a chat about your situation in an obligation free environment and from there you can decide your best course of action.
How long it takes to receive compensation following your quad bike accident can vary from case to case because there are a number of factors at play.
Once our lawyers know the ins and outs of your case they will be able to give you a good timeframe as to when the case might resolve.
It is possible to legally represent yourself when making a compensation claim. Doing so successfully will likely require a thorough understanding of the law, your legal rights and entitlements, and a commitment to actively pursue the case to move it forward.
Most people making quad bike accident compensation legal claims choose not to act for themselves and instead engage an expert compensation lawyer. The best compensation lawyers can provide the knowledge and experience required to help guide a case to a successful outcome.
Where you are located isn’t necessarily a barrier when it comes to seeking legal help for your quad bike accident claim. Our lawyers are located across the country and have successfully taken on many quad bike accident cases in remote regions as well.
It doesn’t matter if you are located close or far away from a Shine Lawyers office, we will always provide the same expert advice and manage your claim with the same level of quality and commitment.
Our compensation experts are in the following locations:
New South Wales
- Gold Coast
- Hervey Bay
- North Lakes
- Stones Corner
- Sunshine Coast
Shine Lawyers are expert quad bike accident lawyers that can help you get the compensation you need. Seeking legal help can take a lot of courage, and we’re here with you every step of the way to ensure the process is as painless as possible.
Shine Lawyers also have accredited specialists in personal injury law across the nation:
Shine Lawyers is one of the biggest compensation law firms in the country and have the experience and nous to go up against the big insurance companies to get you the outcome you’re looking for.
Our lawyers have been responsible for many quad bike accident clients around the country and have successfully secured our clients the compensation they needed during a very difficult time.
We provide all quad bike accident legal services on a No Win No Fee guarantee, which means you won’t have to pay our legal costs unless we win your claim at the end. This should provide you with piece of mind knowing that we will do everything we can to get you a successful outcome.
Below are some of our clients who have been through the legal process with us:
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