Londonderry, or simply Derry as it is known, was the UK City of Culture in 2013. It is the name of the city and one of the six counties in Northern Ireland. If you have been to Londonderry, you may have visited the Creggan Country Park, or gone on the Ecotrail in Prehen Wood on the banks of the River Foyle.
If you have had an accident in Londonderry within the past three years which was not your fault, and you were injured, you may be able to file an injury claim Londonderry.
Injury claim Londonderry
You may live and work in Londonderry and could have been diagnosed with an illness, perhaps a work-related one, which you can prove was caused by the negligence of another person.
You need to file an injury claim in Londonderry for such an illness within three years of first being diagnosed with the illness.
Water sports accidents
When you are on holiday, or have a weekend free, you may well visit a place where you can do water sports. You may be in the UK or abroad, but wherever you are, you need to have equipment that is not defective in any way.
Accidents can also occur because of the inconsiderate and often reckless behaviour of others, failure to comply with safety standards, and collisions with other people in the water. Water sports accidents can also happen if an instructor is not adequately trained, or if you have received no (or inadequate) training before doing a water sport.
If you have had an accident while doing the following activities, and you can prove it happened because of the negligence of another person, you may be eligible to file an injury claim in Londonderry or one from any other place in the UK.
Examples of water sports in which accidents occur are: –
- speed boating
- water skiing
- jet skiing
- scuba diving / snorkeling
- banana boat rides
- kayaking / canoeing
- white water rafting and
If you were injured in a water sports accident while on holiday abroad, and you booked an all-inclusive package holiday with a UK tour operator you may be able to make an injury claim in Londonderry or elsewhere in the UK if you had an accident while at your resort hotel.
Accident Advice Helpline
If you think you have any personal injury compensation claim to file, you should call us at Accident Advice Helpline and visit our website. We have made it easy for you to call us free, for expert legal advice.
You can call us at any time, every day of the year on one of our freephone numbers. These numbers are 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or from a mobile, call 0333 500 0993. As you can call us at any time, why not call now?