Will you need the services of one of the best lawyers in Cumbria this Christmas?
When Christmas is just around the corner, we might start to worry about how everything will go during the festive season. Will everything be cooked properly on the day? Will everyone be happy with their gifts? Will we manage to get to see our friends and relatives during the period?
Another question to ask yourself is: will we need access to one of the best lawyers in Cumbria?
Why you might need legal help
During the Christmas festivities, there’s always the risk that an accident could happen. Accidents lead to injuries, and if the injuries have been caused by someone else, the victim of the accident could claim compensation through an accident solicitor in Cumbria.
Obviously, the most important thing to do when someone gets injured is to seek medical attention as soon as possible, whether it involves a trip to hospital immediately or a visit to your GP the following day.
Staying safe at Christmas
At Accident Advice Helpline, we pride ourselves on being one of the best lawyers in Cumbria because of our friendly and experienced team.
Whilst we can only deal with claims for injuries that were caused by someone else, there’s no harm in dispensing a few hints and tips on how to avoid getting injured. The festive season is an exciting time, after all –so it’s easy to get carried away and not notice that slip hazard or fire risk.
Keep wires out of the way. If you’ve got new electrical gadgets, then you probably want to plug them in and try them out. Do so – but do it away from areas in which people will be walking.
Clear up your clutter. Immense amounts of packaging waste are generated when people open their presents, and plastic packaging and wrapping paper are easy to slip on. Put waste in the bin straight away.
Use scissors to open packaging. You may be eager, but that doesn’t mean you have to raid the kitchen drawer for a knife. One slip and you might get a nasty cut.
Buy plenty of spare batteries. Those new pieces of electronic equipment may be more exciting than the smoke alarm, but that doesn’t mean you should take the batteries out of that potentially life-saving device. Don’t even think about it – go and buy several packs of different types of battery, just so that you’re prepared.
Eliminate choking hazards by buying children age-appropriate presents. Toy packaging is usually labelled with age group guidelines. They’re on there for a reason: safety!
If you do need the best lawyers in Cumbria…
Should anything untoward occur from faulty goods or implements, get on the phone to Accident Advice Helpline when you’re recovering and begin your claim with a ‘no win, no fee*’ personal injury solicitor:
- Dial 0800 689 0500 from a landline
- Dial 0333 500 0993 from a mobile
- Text “claim365” to 88010 and await a call back
Let us help you to get the payout you deserve.
Date Published: 16th November 2014
Author: David Brown