Slipping on ice… a common occurrence in the UK when you consider how awful the weather tends to be during the winter months! Sometimes a small slip can be harmless and produce a few giggles. Yet, in other instances it can cause considerable pain and substantial injuries to the person in question. If the slip in question was as a result of someone else’s error or negligence, you could actually be entitled to compensation. So, read on to discover more about Hastings ‘no win, no fee’ claims involving slipping on ice…
Unfortunately not all slips will result in compensation. One of the main determining factors is where the slip occurred. If you have slipped on the street, it is the responsibility of the local council to ensure the area is safe.
Yet, there is a lot of debate regarding how far the council go when it comes to salting and gritting the roads and pathways. Therefore, making a claim is not always straightforward. Nonetheless, there are also Hastings no win no fee fall claims involving slipping on ice that occur on a business’s premises or indeed your employer’s premises. In these instances it is probable that the owner is at fault and therefore you are likely to be entitled to compensation.
The best way to determine whether you have a good chance of getting compensation for your ice accident claim is to ask yourself the following three questions…
- Did the accident occur because of someone else’s error or negligence?
- Did the incident happen within the last three years?
- Did you see a medical professional as a result of your injuries?
If you have answered yes to those three questions you have a great chance of getting compensation. The next thing to do is get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline. If we believe the chances of you making a personal injury claim for an ice accident are high, one of our leading no win no fee solicitors will handle your case for you, ensuring you get the full amount you deserve.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline for Hastings no win no fee fall claims today!
Our helpline numbers are 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. We’re open 24/7, so you can call us any time.
You can try the 30-second test on our website. With just a few clicks, you can find out whether you’re eligible to claim.
Or you can text ‘Claim365’ to 88010.
Date Published: 23rd September 2014
Author: David Brown