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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

    Accident solicitor in St Lawrence


    Personal Injury Solicitors in St Lawrence

    Accident Solicitor St Lawrence

    The parish of St Lawrence is situated on the south shore of the Blackwater Estuary in the Maldon district of Essex. The estuary and its surrounds provide the perfect location for a wide range of outdoor pursuits, including sailing and road cycling.

    The number of people engaging in outdoor pursuits here is increasing year on year. All of these physical activities are inherently dangerous and due to the diverse nature of outdoor pursuits, the list of potential accidents can go on forever. Some of the main contributing factors include lack of staff training, faulty equipment, poor planning on behalf of the organisers and hazardous terrain that has not been risk assessed by staff. Any of these factors could cause potentially fatal injuries.

    Duty of care obligations

    Outdoor pursuits companies have a duty of care and this means that they must follow specific guidelines in order to protect their customers from accidents and injuries. For example, they must perform rigorous health and safety tests and checks to enable their participants to stay safe from harm. They must also ensure that their staff have the skills, qualifications and experience required to fulfil their obligations. While the accident rate for outdoor activities is relatively low, freak accidents do happen and this is where personal injury compensation claims come in handy.

    Compensation claims for outdoor pursuits accidents

    Outdoor pursuits enthusiasts injured in accidents are eligible to make compensation claims if they have experienced suffering through no fault of their own. Often, confusion can surround responsibility in an accident and it is important to seek professional legal help from an accident solicitor in St Lawrence.

    Seeking advice from an accident solicitor St Lawrence

    At Accident Advice Helpline, we believe that outdoor activities should be fun and thrilling. While an element of danger will always be involved, organised activities should never put anyone at risk of suffering severe bruising or broken bones. This is why we offer 100% no win, no fee* claims to the victims of outdoor activity injuries. We also have a long history of campaigning for improvements in health and safety laws to prevent accidents and injuries where possible and improve levels of compensation for those who have already suffered.

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    To receive outdoor activity accident claim advice, contact an accident solicitor in St Lawrence through our Freephone helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. Alternatively, try out our 30-second test.

    Date Published: 1st September 2013

    Author: Jan Newell

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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    No-Win No-Fee: *Subject to insurance costs. Fee payable if case not pursued at client's request.