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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."

    Esther Rantzen

    Can I claim for personal injury even if I have signed a waiver?


    All is not necessarily lost if you have sustained a personal injury whilst using certain facilities but signed a waiver beforehand. Many people have signed a waiver before hitting the gym or entering sports competitions and other events before coming to regret it later. One reason people happily sign waivers is because they don’t give….

    3 ways to avoid static shocks


    Static shocks may normally be harmless but they can be irritating and painful. If you have been looking for ways to avoid static shocks, this article is for you. Read on to find out about different ways to avoid static shocks. Are you looking for ways to avoid static shocks? One way to avoid static….

    Why you should never leave hot curling irons on the floor


    Hot curling irons should never be left lying on the floor or other surfaces without the protection of a cooling station, a hot iron pad or a curling iron bag. Here is why. Why you should never leave hot curling irons on the floor The reasons why you should never leave hot curling irons on….

    How to use an EpiPen correctly


    If you’ve had a severe allergic reaction to something in the past, you may be advised to carry an EpiPen around with you. EpiPens are injections which contain epinephrine. They help to counteract the symptoms of a serious reaction to an allergen. If you have allergies, it’s essential to understand how to use an EpiPen….

    Do you still need to pay if you lose a no-win, no-fee claim?


    Have you been wondering if you need to pay if you lose a no-win, no-fee claim with Accident Advice Helpline? If so, read on. You won’t normally need to pay us anything if you do lose a no-win, no-fee claim. The policy is subject to insurance costs and a fee is only payable if the….

    When do you need to submit a doctor’s sick note?


    Do you know when you need to submit a doctor’s sick note? If you are off work with illness for seven days or less, you shouldn’t be asked for a note from your doctor and will normally instead need to fill in a return to work form when you return. This process is known as….

    Why it’s important to stay away from cliff edges in high winds


    It’s important to avoid complacency when near cliff edges. Being in close proximity of cliff edges can be dangerous at any time, but things become even riskier when high winds attack. If you are near a cliff edge during high winds, you could fall and sustain serious injuries. You could even die after being blown….

    Dangers of overhydration


    It’s commonly known that dehydration can be very dangerous, but are you aware of the dangers of overhydration? It’s especially important to drink enough water when in hot environments or whilst exercising, but you can be putting yourself at risk by drinking too much water too. Read on to find out more about the dangers….

    Can both parties in a car crash claim against each other?


    What happens if both parties in a car crash blame the other for the incident? The aftermath of a road traffic accident can be chaotic enough at the best of times. When there’s a disagreement over liability for the crash, this confusion is significantly multiplied. Both parties in a car crash blame the other –….

    The dangers of lockjaw


    The dangers of lockjaw are both numerous and varied. Whether you have suffered an accident at work or an illness on holiday, lockjaw can be extremely inconvenient and painful. What is lockjaw and what are the main dangers of lockjaw? One of the main dangers of lockjaw is what it potentially represents. Tightening of the….

    Why you should always wear gloves when applying first aid


    You should always wear gloves when applying first aid. To help deal with accidents and injuries at work, most offices have a number of nominated first aiders. These members of staff will be sent on first aid training to learn how to act in the aftermath of a workplace accident. Why you need to wear gloves….

    The dangers of thermal mugs


    Allowing you to take hot beverages with you wherever you go, thermal cups can be extremely handy. Unless selected and used with care, thermal mugs can, however, be dangerous. Dangers of plastic thermal mugs If, for example, your thermal mug is made from plastic, there is a significant risk of BPA (bisphenol A) leaching into….

    Top 3 items to have in a power cut


    These days, we are heavily reliant on electricity. We use it all day, every day, often without giving it a second thought. It only becomes apparent how dependent we are when there’s a power cut. A sudden outage can leave us wondering how people survived without electricity, and it can make modern life much more….

    How long should you stay off work if you have conjunctivitis?


    Are you wondering how long you need to stay off work if you have conjunctivitis? The condition involves the thin layer of tissue covering the front of the eye becoming red and inflamed. This is why people sometimes call the condition ‘red eye’. If you have conjunctivitis, you may have also experienced watering, itching and….

    Why a good night’s sleep is so important


    A good night’s sleep is so important for many reasons. Getting some shut-eye has been scientifically and medically proven to be both physically and mentally beneficial. Whether you’re physically tired or emotionally stressed from work, a good long sleep can solve a lot of problems. What are the main reasons a good night’s sleep is….

    How long should you stay off work if you have chickenpox?


    Do you need to stay off work if you have chickenpox? And how long should you stay off for? When you think of illnesses in the workplace, chickenpox doesn’t immediately spring to mind. Most of us suffered the itchy blotches as children. Chickenpox in adults is comparatively rare. However, adults can also suffer chickenpox and….

    Dangers of playing a musical instrument too loudly


    Playing a musical instrument of any description is not an easy thing to do. If you’re lucky enough to have musical talents, you may be keen to practise and show off your repertoire as much as possible. Playing music may seem like a very sophisticated and safe hobby, but there can be a risk of….

    Why you should always wear a helmet on a Segway


    Health and safety is a term that is often met with jeers and groans, but guidelines are there for a reason. If you’re going on a Segway adventure in the woods or you’re doing a bit of sightseeing with a difference, the last thing you want is to spend the rest of the day, and….

    Can you claim if you are injured by a bouncer on a night out?


    If you were injured by a bouncer on a night out, you may be eligible to claim for compensation. Here is why. Injured by a bouncer on a night out Bouncers are predominantly employed by pubs, clubs and bars to ensure the safety of customers. Their duties include ensuring people are not harassed or injured….

    The dangers of skylights


    Do you need to find out more about the dangers of skylights? Skylights come with many advantages and can help us bring more natural daylight into our homes. The sunlight brought to us by skylights helps us produce Vitamin D, which is great for boosting moods and energy. Skylights can help us reduce our reliance….

    Should you fit your home with an indoor sprinkler system?


    An indoor sprinkler system is one of the most effective fire-fighting mechanisms around. They are commonly used in offices and other public buildings. But what about in your home? Fire accidents in the home can have serious, expensive and tragic consequences. Their effects can be costly in both a financial and personal sense. Sometimes, it….

    Why it’s so important your motorbike helmet fits correctly


    Making sure your motorbike helmet fits correctly is fundamental road safety for motorbike riders. Above all others, it’s probably the single most important safety thing to get right. Why is making sure your motorbike helmet fits correctly so important? The consequences of motorbike accidents on the road tend to be serious. Compared to car drivers,….

    Three signs of dehydration


    Dehydration happens when you lose more fluid than you take in. Three of the most common signs of dehydration include feeling thirsty and lightheaded, passing less urine than you normally would and passing dark-coloured urine when you do go to the toilet. Signs of dehydration – The role of water When you have reduced water content,….

    Is there a small claims limit?


    Have you been wondering if there is a small claims limit? If so, the answer is yes, there is a limit to how much compensation you can receive through the small claims court. There have been changes made to how much you can get over recent years, so read on to learn more. Small claims….

    Why you should always take tablets with water


    Many of us reach for a bottle of tablets when we don’t feel well or we’ve got aches and pains. If you’re taking medication, did you know that it’s important to take tablets with water? Why you should always take tablets with water Have you ever wondered why people rush to get you a glass….

    Why you need to stay hydrated whilst you have a sickness bug


    It is extremely important to stay hydrated whilst you have a sickness bug. Here is why. Why you need to stay hydrated whilst you have a sickness bug When you are healthy, more than two-thirds of your body is made up of water. This water aids digestion and lubricates your eyes and joints. It also….

    The dangers of laser hair removal


    The vast majority of laser hair removal procedures are carried out without problems, but if you have undergone a laser hair removal process and something has gone wrong due to the recklessness or negligence of those carrying the workout, you may well be able to make a claim. What is the difference between expected and….

    Can you claim if you are knocked out of your wheelchair?


    Have you been knocked out of your wheelchair during the last three years? Perhaps your accident happened because of a loose paving slab or wet floor? Whatever the case, if the accident was caused by someone else’s negligence or recklessness, there’s a big chance we will be able to come to your assistance and obtain….

    The dangers of drinking out of date drinks


    Drinking out of date drinks can cause serious health problems. Usually, when it comes to food poisoning and similar health concerns, the focus is on food products. However, consuming out of date drinks can be equally hazardous for your health. What are the main dangers of drinking out of date drinks? The risks associated with….

    Why there should always be a lifeguard at a wave pool


    Get in touch today if you’re been injured because a lifeguard at a wave pool was negligent. There’s no doubt that wave pools can be very exciting. Unfortunately, they can also be somewhat dangerous. In wave pools, giant mechanical waves are created and they can pose big risks, particularly for inexperienced swimmers. Because wave pools….

    What should you do if you see someone drowning?


    Do you know what to do if you see someone drowning? Sadly, many people have drowned without being noticed because they haven’t been able to shout out for assistance once they have become submerged in water. If you do see someone drowning, raise awareness to this. After the individual is removed from the water, the….

    Should you charge your phone overnight?


    Do you charge your phone overnight? Millions of us all over the country do, and it’s easy to see why. It’s simple and straightforward to just plug your phone in at your bedside. You’re unlikely to forget. It gives your battery plenty of time to charge up. And it’s easy to make it part of….

    What should you do if someone around you starts choking?


    Choking occurs when a person’s airways suddenly become partly or fully blocked, making breathing difficult or impossible. Here is how you can help if someone starts choking. First aid if someone starts choking mildly What to do if someone starts choking depends on how bad the choking is. In cases of mild choking, airways are….

    What you should look for when hiring pedalos


    Hiring pedalos has become an incredibly popular option in the UK during the summer months. However, far too many people have sustained injuries after using pedalos that they have hired out. One of the first things you should do when you’re considering hiring pedalos is finding out more about the company or organisation who own….

    Precautions for avoiding caffeine overdose


    Millions of us love our morning coffee, and many of us feel unable to function until we’ve had a suitable dose of caffeine before commencing the day’s work. However, consume too much caffeine and the results can be extremely unpleasant. Symptoms of a caffeine overdose can include dizziness, heightened thirst and diarrhoea. You may be….

    Can you claim if you are burnt on a faulty sunbed?


    Developing skin cancer is a risk sunbed users take at their own peril. Getting burnt on a faulty sunbed, however, can and should be prevented. Can you claim if you are burnt on a faulty sunbed? Owners/operators of sunbeds have a duty of care towards you to prevent sunbed accidents. This involves ensuring: Sunbeds are….

    What is the minimum age to drive a jet ski?


    The minimum age to drive a ski is 15 years. 15-year old individuals must, however, be accompanied on the ski by an adult. To drive a jet ski alone, you must be at least 16 years old. Why there is a minimum age to drive a jet ski There is a minimum age to drive….

    Can you claim if you are injured by falling books in a library?


    Most people would consider a library to be a comparatively safe place to be. Accidents can, however, happen anywhere, including places where you would least expect to sustain a personal injury. You could, for instance, have a slip, trip or fall or be injured by falling books in a library. Injured by falling books in….

    Dangers of toxic shock due to crush injuries


    Toxic shock due to crush injuries can have serious implications. The consequences of crush injuries are well documented, though toxic shock is often overlooked. Given the serious nature of toxic shock, this really shouldn’t be the case. Toxic shock due to crush injuries – what is it? Toxic shock is a rare condition. It’s also….

    The safest ways to travel around London


    The safest ways to travel around London depend on your circumstances. When travelling around London many factors change quickly and need to be monitored. The safest ways to travel around London Whether you travel by bus, tube or taxi, in your own car or on your bicycle, accidents can happen anywhere. When travelling at night,….

    The dangers of leaving children unsupervised in the bath


    Leaving children unsupervised in the bath or swimming pool is a recipe for disaster and tragedy which can result in injuries ranging from cuts to death. What are the main dangers of leaving children unsupervised in the bath? The major, and most obvious, dangers of leaving children unsupervised in the bath is drowning accidents. Children….

    Essential first aid equipment every household should have


    Having the right essential first aid equipment in your home can go a long way to keeping everyone safe. Of course, you can’t have or do everything. There are times when you will have to seek professional medical assistance. However, having the basics to hand can limit the impact of accidents in the home. What….

    Different types of compressions for an ankle injury


    Compressions for an ankle injury can help both manage the pain and reduce the future rehabilitation time. Ankle injuries can be caused in all manner of ways, from slips, trips and falls to accidents whilst playing sports. Compression is one of the most common and effective treatments. What are the most common types of compressions for….

    How to contact mountain rescue if you suffer an injury whilst hiking


    Hiking is a popular pursuit, especially in the spring and summer months. If you’re going hiking, you’re probably hoping to stretch your legs and enjoy the views. Most people return home from hikes unscathed, but some encounter issues along the way. If you run into trouble, and you need help, it’s best to contact mountain….

    Can you claim if you have an allergic reaction to hair dye?


    When you dye your hair, you expect to emerge the other side with beautiful locks that make you look and feel a million dollars. Sadly, the process doesn’t always go to plan. If you’ve developed an allergic reaction to hair dye, Accident Advice Helpline could help you to claim injury compensation. Can you claim if….

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