We understand being injured in a road traffic accident can have significant and in some cases life-changing consequences for those involved and those close to them.

Our experts have vast experience in supporting clients with a claim when somebody else is at fault, or partly to blame for an incident on a road or pavement. Helping them to obtain compensation to support potential loss of income or the required after-care support for life after their accident.

We help those involved in all sorts of incident, whether they are the driver or passenger in a vehicle, or a pedestrian – or in cases where defective vehicles or unsecured loads have also resulted in injury.

We have acted in cases relating to all types of vehicle, including cycles, motorcycles and also public transport – and where driver details are unknown or the driver turns out to be uninsured.

It is also possible to explore claims against third parties, including local authorities and private land owners, where failure to maintain surfaces or sight-lines (hedges, obstructions) have caused incidents.

How we can help

We want to work with you to achieve the best possible outcome for your claim.

We understand you will want to know how we can assist, so we offer a free of charge no obligation first meeting or chat, which we follow up with a full letter of advice. If you are in any doubt as to whether you have a claim, please do contact us, again completely without obligation.

We are also able to discuss how you can cover the cost of a claim, including through a ‘No Win, No Fee’ agreement.

Changes to claims

It is important to understand that there are restrictions and time-limits to when certain claims for compensation can be made.

From the 31st May 2021, the government also made changes to the small claims process, and specifically those concerning whiplash injuries.

RoadPeace

Fosters is a member of the RoadPeace legal panel, with the aim of supporting road crash victims with compassion and access to justice.

Formed in 1992, RoadPeace provides information and support services to those bereaved or seriously injured in road crashes, as well as campaigning for justice for victims and ways of reducing road danger.

Local motorcycle claim specialists

If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident we can help support you through your claim process.

Our Personal Injury & Group Actions team are recommended in The Legal 500 UK for being "exemplary in every sense" and having "tremendous empathy for clients".

Law Society accredited

The Law Society awards accreditations to legal practices and solicitors who meet the highest standards of technical expertise and client service in specific areas of law. We hold their Personal Injury Accreditation.

Our personal injury team