Being a member of a gym is not cheap, so if you have little intention of actually turning up for some exercise at least once in a while, paying through the nose for membership will not be a good idea. Thousands of people sign up for gym memberships every year that go pretty much unused. Once you’ve signed up, you have to carrying on paying until you’re reached the end of your agreement, even if you do never show up. There are some people who even forget that they have gym membership, and carrying on paying for it even after their minimum term has run out. Crazy.
If you do use the gym, you will be a blue to expect a decent level of service. After all, you are paying to be there. You will have a right to expect well maintained equipment and staff who know exactly what they’re talking abut. Without these two things, you could end up getting injured in an accident that was not your fault and then be left in a position where making an accident at work claim in Braintree might be the best course of action.
Gym injures and an accident at work claim in Braintree for compensation
Maybe you were injured when a piece of gym equipment malfunctioned due to the fact that it had not been looked after properly. Perhaps a weight fell on your head when you were pumping some iron on one of those little bench-type things that are often to be found in gymnasiums. As the owner of the gym would have a responsibility to make sure that the equipment was all in full working order and good condition, an accident at work claim in Braintree might well be on the cards if you could prove negligence.
You might also be able to seek a compensation payout if you were injured after being pushed too hard by a personal trainer at a gym. These people are supposed to know what they’re doing, so if you end up being injured as a result of one of them giving you duff advice, you should be able to seek recompense.
Get the support you need from Accident Advice Helpline
If you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault while using the facilities at your local gym, pick up the phone right now and call Accident Advice Helpline free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone if you would like to explore the possibility of seeking an accident at work claim in Braintree for a compensation payout as recompense for the terrible ordeal you were put through.