Coniston is a village in Cumbria. The whole village was powered by hydroelectricity during the 1920s but this became so heavily taxed that the people there were forced to return to the national grid. Ironically, since 7 March 2007, a hydroelectric scheme has been in use to power up to 300 homes; being sited near the original.
Coniston grew as both a farming village, and to serve local copper and slate mines.
If anyone from Cumbria, or anywhere else in Britain, has an accident that is not their fault and they are injured in that accident severely enough to need medical attention, then they might want to make a personal injury claim and speak to an injury solicitor in Coniston.
Injury solicitors in Coniston talk about visiting an A & E department
You may have to visit an Accident & Emergency (A&E) department in your local hospital if you have been injured in an accident. British hospitals deal with over 21 million accident victims each year. Many of those will be the innocent parties of accidents caused by someone else, and they are probably entitled to contact injury solicitors in Coniston to discuss making a personal injury claim.
Many visitors to A & E are there because of serious illnesses and generally, the hospitals would prefer it if visits to A&E were for life threatening emergencies, such as:
- Loss of consciousness
- Acute confused state and fits that are not stopping
- Persistent, severe chest pain
- Breathing difficulties
- Severe bleeding that cannot be stopped
This is so that patients who are seriously ill or injured can be treated as quickly as possible. If your injury is not serious, you should visit one of the NHS walk in centres or your GP.
Where to go after A & E
Accident Advice Helpline is the next place to contact and we will help you make a personal injury claim. We have been dealing with claims for over 15 years, we have the knowledge and experience you need on your side when making an injury claim. We are the professionals at our job; we are the people you should contact if you want to make an injury claim, just like the many thousands we have already helped.
Our helpline is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and our advisors are friendly and helpful. You can contact them on 0800 689 0500 and they will give you all the help and support you need to make your personal injury claim. Or complete the 30-second test on our website. This will let you know if you have a valid claim, and if you do, will give you an indication of the amount you may be awarded.
Finances might not be too good if you are off work because of an accident, but worry no more. You do not need any money to start your claim because we operate on a no win, no fee* basis.
Date Published: 8th December 2013
Author: Clare P