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Making a claim

This figure is a flowchart with labelled boxes linked by lines. The flowchart describes the steps you may take if you are making a claim against the other party after a car accident. Each box in the flowchart contains a hyperlink to further information. The action you take will depend on your responses to each step in the flowchart. The flowchart is described as a list of 6 steps. Where there are possible actions, these are listed beneath that step. ​

Step 1. You send a letter of demand [link to Letter of demand]. Possible action:

  • The other party accepts fault and agrees to pay [link to Put it in writing].
  • The other party negotiates with you [link to Negotiation]. Go to step 2.
  • You attend mediation with the other party [link to Mediation]. Go to step 3.
  • The other party makes a claim on their insurance policy [link to Insurance]. Go to step 4.
  • The other party asks for more information [link to Evidence]. Go to step 5.
  • The other party denies fault [link to Letter of demand] Go to step 6.
  • The other party does nothing [link to Should you go to court] Go to step 6.

Step 2. The other party negotiates with you [link to Negotiation]. Possible action:

Step 3. You attend mediation with the other party [link to Mediation]. Possible action: 

Step 4. The other party makes a claim on their insurance policy [link to Insurance]. Possible action:

Step 5. The other party asks for more information [link to Evidence]. Possible action:

Step 6. You decide whether to start a court case [link to Going to court​].