Could you seek compensation in North Lincolnshire?
There are any number of reasons why an individual may be entitled to seek compensation in North Lincolnshire. If you have been injured in any way in an incident or accident that you do not think was your fault, then the law will allow for you to seek compensation in North Lincolnshire from the individual, or individuals, responsible for your personal injury. The only real stipulation in such a case is that the accident must have occurred within the last three years, or if you are claiming compensation in North Lincolnshire for an industrial disease, then it must not have been more than three years since you were diagnosed.
There are, as with anything, some situations in which this time limit does not apply. For example, in the case of minors who wish to claim in their own right. If you wish to find out whether or not you may still be entitled to make a claim for compensation in North Lincolnshire even though it is more than three years since you were injured, please contact Accident Advice Helpline and one of our advisers will be able to assist you.
What can you make a claim for compensation in North Lincolnshire for?
As we mentioned, you can claim for any accident, which was not your fault, which left you with a personal injury.
This can include accidents which have occurred at work. Such accidents are usually the responsibility of the employer. This is because they have a duty of care to ensure that no accident takes place on work property, or that no employee is injured whilst performing the duties they are paid to do. This means that if you were doing your job off site, perhaps at a customer or client’s premises, and the accident could be traced back to your work, then your employer will likely still be found to be liable for your injuries. Why not speak to one of our experts today to find out whether or not your work based accidents qualifies you to make a claim for compensation in North Lincolnshire?
You can also make a claim for personal injury compensation if you have been injured in a public building. Such buildings can include super markets, shops, hotels, restaurants, bars, public houses, theatres, cinemas, theme parks and banks. You can also make a claim if you have been injured whilst outside, for example on pavements, car parks and in public parks and tourist attractions. The people who own, manage and run such establishments have a legal obligation to ensure that it is safe and fit for all to use. Poorly maintained buildings, walkways and environments can be death traps if not rectified.
How much can you claim?
To find out how much your claim for compensation in North Lincolnshire may be worth, simply take our 30 second test today. Call Accident Advice Helpline free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone for free, no obligation advice about making a claim for compensation.
Date Published: 20th July 2014
Author: David Brown