Sevenoaks is a commuter town located in western Kent, and is on the mainline for trains from the capital. Many skilled workers of different professions settling in the town usually commute to London either by road or by railway. The busiest of them all is the railway stations where thousands of commuters flock during peak morning and evening hours.
With the railway stations always buzzing with activity, you should be aware of the potential hazards that may occur in the railway station or onboard the train. It is very important that you get advice on personal injury claims in Sevenoaks in the unfortunate event of you suffering an accident while travelling which was caused by someone else’s negligence.
What potential hazards could you face on board a train, in and around a railway station?
A train station just like a bus terminal has many hazards that you should be aware of. Here are some that you should look out for:
- Poorly maintained platforms and floors which can lead to slip, trip and fall accidents causing serious injuries
- Badly prepared and preserved foods and drinks on board trains which can lead to cases of food poisoning
- Faulty equipment – doors abruptly closing and opening, worn out or/and broken chairs
You must keep in mind that most train accidents are caused as a result of human error. In case you suffer an injury from an accident while on board a train or in a railway station in Sevenoaks, don’t hesitate to get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline for advice on personal injury claims in Sevenoaks.
You have the right to seek advice on personal injury claims in Sevenoaks
Accident Advice Helpline understands that when you suffer a personal injury, it can really tough for you and your family depending on the severity of your injury. Your injury may restrict you doing things that you like, for example swimming, golf, cycling, and bowling and may require you to make adjustments to your daily life if your injuries are permanent.
Our experienced personal injury solicitors have over 15 years experience in numerous accident types and will listen to you, before determining whether you have a valid claim and how to advise you on claiming your compensation. You are in safe hands with Accident Advice Helpline, a top UK personal injury law firm with a personal touch – you will never be left to manage any of the legal process alone during your entire claim.
Our friendly legal advisors are always ready and willing to talk to you, so, pick up your landline and call us free on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 right now.
Date Published: 16th October 2015
Author: David Brown