Glenridding possibly owes its existence to the lead mine that eventually closed in the early 1960s. It is located at the southern side of Ullswater, one of the lakes in the Lake District. There are steamers that ply Ullswater and you may have visited Glenridding if you wanted to climb England’s third tallest mountain, Helvellyn. You may have been injured in an accident that was not your fault while on holiday in Glenridding and you may be searching for injury lawyers in Glenridding.
Injury lawyers in Glenridding
If you are a resident of Glenridding, you may be searching for injury lawyers in Glenridding because you have been diagnosed with an illness which you can prove was the result of another person’s negligence. Perhaps you have been diagnosed with a work-related illness and believe you can make a successful personal injury compensation claim against your employer.
You could have had an illness that was a direct result of another person’s negligence, such as food poisoning, and once again, you could be seeking injury lawyers in Glenridding or some based elsewhere in the UK.
Accidents on holiday
You may have had an accident while on holiday in the British Isles, and if you are a UK resident, then you can make a personal injury compensation claim as you would if you had an accident at home.
If, however you have an accident while on holiday abroad, you could also be entitled to make a personal injury compensation claim. If you have booked a package holiday through a UK tour operator you may be able to make a personal injury compensation claim if you were injured in an accident that was not your fault in the hotel or its grounds. For example you may have fallen over a garden hose which had not been put away. You could in theory make a personal injury compensation claim for this if you can prove negligence on the part of the owner of the hotel or a member of staff was responsible for your accident and injury. The hotel owner, the staff and the holiday representative are the representatives of the UK tour operator.
If you are injured in an accident that was caused by a local person, then you may be able to make a personal injury compensation claim, but this would have to be made under the laws of the country in which you had your accident, and this can be complicated.
Accident Advice Helpline
If you believe that you can make a personal injury compensation claim for an injury or an illness, but you are not sure how to do this, then you could call us at Accident Advice Helpline. For expert legal advice, call 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or from a mobile, call 0333 500 0993. Why not call now? Whatever time it is the lines will be open.
Date Published: 30th October 2013
Author: David Brown