Islington is a district of Greater London which forms a part of the larger London Borough of Islington, in the north eastern part of central London. The district of Islington itself is a largely residential one which extends from Islington High Street to Highbury Fields, encompassing the area around the busy Upper Street, Essex Road, and Southgate Road to the east.
Islington initially grew as a notable village within the county of Middlesex, which expanded quickly and notably due to its location on the so-called Great North Road. It was this village which gives the district its name; a name thought to derive from ‘Gīsla’s hill’ from the Old English personal name Gīsla and dun (meaning ‘hill’ or ‘down’).
Modern Day Islington
The area known as Islington today finds itself as part of a notable inner city London borough which shares the district’s name and as such is a busy and active area. The busy nature of the district is only enhanced by the fact that it is a densely populated residential one which lies close to a number of notable transport links and hubs. These include the likes of the major Islington bus interchange and the busy Angel tube station.
All of the above demonstrates the fact that there is a high footfall of people through the district of Islington on any given day and one impact of this is that it makes accidents and injuries comparatively common. For that reason, then, we will now briefly discuss some of the major details of Islington accident claim proceedings.
Islington Accident Claim Proceedings
When talking about Islington accident claim proceedings, the logical place to begin is with when such proceedings can actually occur. It is if and when an individual suffers an injury which was demonstrably somebody else’s fault that they are entitled to make such a claim and may do so in order to seek recompense for the pain and hardships caused by their injury.
If this makes you think that a past incident may have left you entitled to make an Islington accident claim, then you will probably be interested to now find out who you could contact for advice, guidance and assistance as regards doing so.
Accident Advice Helpline
If you do wish to pursue a personal injury claim, or simply want some expert advice about the process, then the best people to get in touch with are undoubtedly Accident Advice Helpline.
You can reach their friendly and professional advisers by calling either 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 on your mobile. When you do so, you will benefit from their 14 years worth of experience in the field as well as their ceaseless dedication to the cause of their claimants.
Date Published: 13th November 2014
Author: David Brown