Road works are a pain for everybody who has to deal with them. They affect drivers who have to wait at temporary lights to pass them and pedestrians when they encroach upon pavements and walkways. Local authorities and utility companies that have to dig the ground for maintenance will always claim that they work as quickly as possible and do all they can to limit the inconvenience road works cause to members of the public.
They can be frustrating enough due to the inconvenience they cause, but what if you were injured as a result of a set of road works that were not managed properly? If you were to be injured as a result of the negligence or incompetence of a company that was carrying out works on a road or a pavement, there will be a chance that you might have grounds on which to take some form of personal injury action with the help and assistance of a 100% no win no fee Broxbourne road traffic accidents solicitor.
Road work accidents and Broxbourne road traffic accidents action
Perhaps you were injured after tripping over a load of debris left in the middle of the pavement after packing up work for the day? If you were walking at night and the trip hazard was in a place where you were unable to see it, you could well suffer a nasty injury. Under these circumstances, you and a 100% no win no fee Broxbourne road traffic accidents solicitor acting on your behalf might be able to seek a compensation pay-out.
Maybe you were injured when a temporary road surface covering a hole in the ground gave way, causing your car’s front wheel to fall down the opening. If you were to suffer an injury along the lines of whiplash, you might well be in a position to seek a personal injury compensation pay-out.
Talk to the experts
If you are considering taking some form of Broxbourne road traffic accidents action, you would be well advised to seek out the advice of a 100% no win no fee Broxbourne road traffic accidents solicitor to see if you might qualify for representation. If this is something that sounds appealing to you, why not pick up the phone to talk to one of Accident Advice Helpline’s friendly and professional claims advisors? Calls are free from most landline numbers so just dial 0800 689 0500.
Date Published: 18th August 2014
Author: David Brown