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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

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    Claiming compensation for shop injuries


    Whatever you may want to buy you can be sure there is a shop somewhere that can provide it for you. From computer equipment to paperback books and food items to clothing, every shop sells its own unique mix of goods designed to appeal to the consumer. It’s no wonder some people find it overwhelming to go out on an all-day shopping trip.

    Do you shop until you drop?

    Many people do, but you wouldn’t expect to drop through shop injuries as opposed to sheer tiredness from walking a long way. When you walk into a shop you would rightly expect to walk out again without any injuries, and for the most part this is exactly what happens. However in some cases people sustain shop injuries, and these can be experienced in a number of ways.

    What are the chances of suffering shop injuries?

    As we’ve already mentioned, the odds of having these injuries are thankfully small. Most shop owners take every necessary step to ensure their premises are safe to visit. However in some cases injuries do occur, and they can happen in a variety of ways. For instance you could trip over boxes of goods left in the aisle, or clothing that has fallen from racks and not been tidied up.

    Another example would be to suffer food poisoning after eating in a shop restaurant or café. This would be the worst way to finish off a good day’s shopping.

    Take our quick online test to find out if you can make a claim now

    Our website provides you with a 30-second test to determine if you are in a position to make a no win, no fee* claim. If you are you can call us and speak with one of our experienced advisers. We have a team of professional personal injury lawyers who have already successfully claimed compensation for many other clients in positions similar to yours.

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    It is bad enough going through the stress and upset of an injury, not to mention the pain, but it is worse still to have to find out what is needed to bring a claim. We take all the hard work out of the situation to make it easier and less stressful for you to make a claim for shop injuries you have suffered through the actions of someone else. Why not get in touch now?

    Date Published: May 10, 2014

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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    No-Win No-Fee: *Subject to insurance costs. Fee payable if case not pursued at client's request.