Monster truck events have become more and more popular in recent times. They take place all over the world and generally they draw pretty large audiences. They involve regular trucks that have been transformed into monster trucks with the aid of some really large wheels. These are inflated to a precise degree to make certain the truck can bounce over much smaller vehicles as part of the show.
You never really know what to expect when you go to an event like this. However it is probably fair to say you would not expect an accident at a monster truck event. It is rare, to be sure, but there is sometimes the outside chance that something might potentially go wrong. If this is the case one or more people could be injured.
Examples of potential injuries
Injuries will depend on the nature of what happens. There are small incidents that might happen, such as a slip or a trip for example. This kind of thing could result in a twisted ankle or perhaps an injured wrist.
At the other end of the scale there is the potential for something much bigger to go wrong. If this is the case there could be more serious injuries involved, especially if a monster truck is caught up in whatever goes wrong.
It should be made clear that incidents of this nature are exceptionally uncommon. But minor injuries are also pretty uncommon. However if you have been caught up in an accident at a monster truck event, you could have some questions about how it occurred.
Who was to blame?
There are very few instances where someone might be negligent and this could potentially lead to an incident where someone is injured. This holds true regardless of how serious or minor those injuries are. However there are times when you might wonder whether you would be entitled to compensation.
If you are thinking about this now you should make a call to Accident Advice Helpline. Our number is completely free to call on 0800 689 0500 and this might be the best phone call you make.
Finding out where you stand from a legal point of view and getting professional legal advice from a lawyer who has experience in this very area is the best way to get more information today. Why not call now?
Date Published: August 9, 2015
Author: Rob Steen