Updated : 12/2012
You can submit your claim for compensation to the insurance company of the person who caused the accident.
You have 2 options:
Ignacio is a Spaniard who was the victim of a car accident during a trip to Germany. Because Ignacio does not speak German, he found it difficult to submit his claim for compensation in Germany.
Ignacio decided to submit his claim to the Spanish national compensation body once he got back to Spain - thereby avoiding the language problem.