Sporting accident in Gravensham
Though in certain sports some accidents are sometimes unavoidable, in most cases they are due to the negligence and carelessness. If you believe you took all the precautionary measures to avoid injury and the accident was the fault of someone else then you can claim personal injury compensation.
Sporting accidents happen when rules and safety protocol are not followed. Or it could be that equipment or grounds were poorly maintained. Injuries resulting from a sporting accident can have devastating consequences, in some severe cases there may be permanent damage.
Sports accidents can occur in
- Martial arts
Common injuries from sporting accidents
- Head injuries
- Sprains and strains
- Facial disfigurement
- Spinal injuries
What to do if you suspect a sporting injury
The main priority in any accident should be your own health and well being. If you suspect you have been injured, seek medical attention straight away. Also inform the relevant authority that you have been injured so that an official record of the injury is made. This may be your coach or the sports club owner. Claiming compensation not only reimburses you for your pain and suffering, but it also may prevent someone else being injured in the future. Remember that you are not only claiming what is rightfully yours, you are ensuring everyone makes health and safety a priority.
Sports should be fun, whether a spectator or participator, your safety is important. Before undertaking an activity you should be made aware of the safety steps and rules. Accident Advice Helpline and a specialist accident lawyer in Gravesham can help you claim the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Call us on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile 0333 500 0993, lines are open all day, every day for your convenience. There is no pressure or hassle and you can take your time to decide on whether you would like to go ahead with your claim. Remember though there is a time frame of 3 years in which you can make a claim. There are certain exceptions and your accident lawyer in Gravesham will be able to discuss your case with you.
Let an accident lawyer in Gravesham help you
Accident Advice Helpline is a dedicated law firm that handles all types of accident claims. You can rest assured that the accident lawyer in Gravesham we appoint to your case will do their best to help you. They are qualified and have the expertise to best handle your case.
Date Published: 19th November 2014
Author: David Brown