Get the right support to make a stag do accident claim by contacting the personal injury specialists at Accident Advice Helpline. Our advisers can help you understand your legal rights following a stag do injury.
If you have a valid claim, we may be able to offer you no win, no fee legal representation. With more than a decade of experience advising and representing innocent accident victims, we have a trustworthy reputation.
How did your stag do accident happen?
It will be necessary to show how your stag do accident happened if you decide to go ahead with making a claim. You may have been injured by another person from the stag do, either by accident or intentionally. Many stag dos have a charged atmosphere, which may in some cases lead to arguments or risky behaviour.
You may also have been injured because the place you were in was unsafe. If you were in a bar or restaurant that was overcrowded or in which the facilities were badly maintained, you could be able to build a claim based on a breach of health and safety regulations.
How do I make a stag do accident claim?
You may be thinking you cannot make a stag do accident claim, or be concerned that the process is complicated. When you call us on our 24-hour helpline, one of our specialist advisers can help you navigate your legal rights.
It will be necessary during the legal claim process to produce evidence that shows you were not at fault for your own accident. Many stag dos can involve late nights and a lot of partying, which can inhibit your ability to make the right decisions and to concentrate on your safety. To prove that someone else was at fault, it may be necessary to collect:
- Witness statements, whether from people from the same stag do, or people around you at the time.
- CCTV footage showing how your accident happened (many public spaces and private premises such as restaurants or bars have CCTV).
- Photos capturing your accident, or taken of the location where it happened, showing how it was unsafe.
In some cases, the party at fault for your accident may even admit responsibility for it, which could strengthen your stag do accident claim. Each case is unique, and we always take that into consideration when consulting with potential clients. When you call us, we can help you by talking through the likely process in your case.
How much can you claim for?
To find out what your stag do accident claim could be worth, you have the option of taking the 30-second test we have on our website.
Should you meet our eligibility requirements, we will proceed by pairing you with an expert solicitor.
Simply call us on 0800 689 0500 or, if you are using a mobile phone: 0333 500 0993. To receive a return call from one of our advisers, you can also text claim365 to 88010.
Date Published: July 11, 2015
Author: David Brown