Some areas are easier to locate solicitors in than others. For example, with a population of over 200,000 people, it would be more straightforward to find an injury solicitor in Barking and Dagenham than it would be in another location that was outside the Greater London area. This borough is on the eastern side of London, and was created in 1965.
It is a busy area, and there are many here who work close to where they live, or in the surrounding areas. It has a high population for the area it covers, which is just shy of 14 square miles. Any area that is busy and well populated would usually see a higher number of accidents, purely because there are more people there. However, this borough is just as safe as any other you could live or work in.
Why might you have good reason to look for an injury solicitor in Barking and Dagenham?
We have already mentioned many people work locally, and they do so in lots of different job roles. This is the same anywhere you go, of course, although the jobs might vary depending on the area you are in. The most important thing is to consider whether you had an accident at work that could stem from negligence. This might mean you were not given personal protective equipment, often referred to as PPE. This is designed to protect you from illness and injury, depending on the circumstances, and you could potentially make a claim if you should have been given this and were not, or it was insufficient to protect you.
All accidents at work should be reported and written in the accident book. Make sure yours is if something like this has happened to you. You should get some medical advice or treatment from your GP or another medical professional too, as this will help create a record of what happened and the injuries your accident caused you to suffer. This information will assist you in making a claim if you do so.
Do you need some further advice?
If you are involved in an accident at work, it makes sense that you would want to find out if you have a chance to make a compensation claim. Sometimes, an accident may be your own fault, but if you are certain someone else was to blame (or you think this might be the case), getting some advice would be a good idea.Open Claim Calculator
But there is an easier way to get that advice than to find an injury solicitor in Barking and Dagenham. Just call us at Accident Advice Helpline instead, on 0800 689 0500, or use your mobile phone to get through to us on 0333 500 0993. It doesn’t matter if your injuries are mild or severe, or whether you will make a full recovery or not. Finding out whether compensation is a possibility is still a good idea – and we are here to help you get the answers.