A sporting injury claim in Stratford would be no surprise
Stratford is a district in East London, in the London Borough of Newham. It is located 6 miles north east of Charing Cross and is one of the major centres identified in the London Plan. London is well known for its sporting activities, its football teams, and hosting lots of world events. If someone gets injured at one of these events, through no fault of their own, they may be able to make an injury claim in Stratford.
The sports that could create an injury claim in Stratford
Accidents can happen in any sport. It is generally accepted that when playing sports, tackles knocks and bumps will happen, and most sports people expect to have a few lumps and bumps from playing their sport. That is fine providing happen in legal tackles, knocks and bumps. If someone does an illegal tackle and causes an injury intentionally or recklessly, then you may be able to make an injury claim in Stratford.
Its not just the players at risk
In most sports there will be more than just players, in the case of a rugby match or tennis game, for instance, there could be:
- People serving food and drinks
- Grounds men
- Security persons
All of these are at risk if there is a problem at the ground and any one of them may be entitled to make an injury claim in Stratford if there is an accident in which they were injured that was not their fault.
What all of these victims could claim for
If you were making an injury claim in Stratford, there would be several areas that would need to be considered:
- Pain and suffering
- Anxiety and stress
- Loss of earnings, past, present and future
- Medical expenses
- Travel costs
- Cost of care if you are no longer able to look after yourself
- Home adaption or home moving costs
- Replacement of damaged goods
- Any other cost or loss which is a direct result of the accident
Accident Advice Helpline have dealt with numerous sporting injuries
At Accident Advice Helpline we know all about sporting injuries and the aggravation they can cause. In the thirteen years since we were established, we have dealt with all sorts of injuries from all sorts of accidents, sporting injuries included.
We have in house solicitors who have a wealth of knowledge and experience of dealing with personal injury compensation claims. Should your claim prove to be something exceptional and need specialist help, we will find a solicitor who is an expert in that field. All our solicitors, whether in house or not, operate on a no win no fee basis so that you have no money to find to start your claim.
On our website there is a compensation calculator which we call the 30–second test. Completion of this will give you a rough idea of the amount of compensation you can expect to receive.
Our freephone helpline is open all day every day. The number is 0800 180 4123, and our advisors will be happy to discuss your accident with you and together you can decide the way forward.
Date Published: 27th September 2013
Author: David Brown