As one of the busiest areas of London, brimming with locals and tourists alike, Leicester Square is a buzzing, vibrant area of the capital, offering an eclectic mix of nightlife, eateries, shops and attractions.
Yet, where there is hustle and bustle, there is likely to be public accidents and adverse incidents. From slips, trips and falls to collisions with pedestrians, staying safe in Leicester Square is very much about staying assertive.
Accidents in Leicester Square
With so much to see and do in and around Leicester Square, whether you choose to grab a bite to eat at lunch or hit the clubs and bars of nearby Soho at night, it is important to remember that you are visiting a city and your safety is paramount.
Many of the pavements and passageways near to Leicester Square are tiled, with some cobbled roads. Be sure of your footing to avoid any trips and falls.
As we all know, traffic in London is difficult no matter where you are, so ensure that you take extra care when walking near to vehicles. Vehicle collisions with pedestrians can lead to myriad injuries of varying severity.
Just as pickpockets operate in most busy cities in Europe, London is no different. Keep a close eye on your belongings and be aware of any suspicious behaviour happening around you.
Claiming compensation for accidents in Leicester Square
If you have been involved in an accident in Leicester Square, whether a fall, road accident or otherwise, and you believe you are not at fault, Accident Advice Helpline can help you determine liability.
Our legal specialists offer a free initial consultation to discuss the basics of your claim and to advise whether you have a claim eligible to claim personal injury compensation.
So long as your Leicester Square accident occurred within the last three years and you are able to provide evidence in support of liability and the harm you have suffered, it is likely that you will be able to claim personal injury compensation.
Accident Advice Helpline
For more information on how to claim personal injury compensation for your accident in Leicester Square, speak with one of our friendly advisors today. There’s never any pressure to pursue your claim at any point during or following this initial consultation, and lines are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Call us at your convenience via our freephone helpline number, 0800 689 0500.