One of the most popular questions that is asked during a Personal injury claim is how long will my claim take/why is my claim taking this long?
Many people without a legal background and/or an understanding of legal procedure expect claims to run quickly, a couple of weeks maximum. But the reality is very different, even a ‘straight forward’ claim can take several months and ‘straight forward’ claims are few and far between. There is a lot more to a claim than most people expect, and something that on the surface may seem straight forward can become complicated very quickly.
In this article, I will discuss how long Personal Injury claims can take and provide you with tips on what you can do to help your case proceed as quickly and as smoothly as possible.