Scunthorpe is an industrial town in the north of Lincolnshire. There are many things on offer to tourists here including the North Lincolnshire Museum, two shopping centres, an indoor market and the pretty church of St. John. Additionally, Scunthorpe is a great base from which to explore other areas of Britain because it is a relatively short drive to Sheffield, Leeds, York and the seaside. If you are planning a trip to Scunthorpe, make sure to take some steps to prevent a travel accident compensation claim spoiling your day.
What kind of travel accident compensation claims occur in Scunthorpe?
A highly common travel accident compensation claim that occurs in towns like Scunthorpe are slips, trips and falls as the result of uneven ground or slippery pavements in wet weather. Similarly, a trip or a fall can even be caused by simply not concentrating on where you are putting your feet while you are looking up and soaking in the sights. Therefore, if spending the day walking around Scunthorpe take care to be aware of your surroundings, and in particular keep an eye on young children to avoid them suffering an unnecessary slip or fall.
Additionally, if you are making your way to Scunthorpe by car, or if you decide to take a trip to a nearby city or the seaside, it is important to plan your car journey in advance to avoid suffering a road traffic collision. By familiarising yourself with a map of the area or using a satellite navigation system you will greatly reduce your chances of having a personal injury on the road.
What should I do if I have had an accident in Scunthorpe?
If you have suffered from an accident that wasn’t your fault in Scunthorpe then you may be entitled to compensation. Accident Advice Helpline specialises in processing travel accident compensation claims for our clients. We work on a 100 per cent no win no fee* basis and our telephone lines are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The majority of claims can be processed over the telephone, and there is no obligation to proceed with a claim by simply picking up the phone and talking to us. You can also visit our website where our 30-second test will be able to tell you if you have grounds for a compensation claim in just 30 seconds.