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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

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    Personal injury solicitor in Swadlincote


    Personal injury solicitor in Swadlincote

    Swadlincote is a town in Derbyshire, close to the border with Staffordshire and just five miles from Burton on Trent. At one time the town was the centre of the South Derbyshire mining industry, but this ceased in the early 1990’s. It now has several industrial estates housing light manufacturing and service industries.

    The town centre is not very large and is similar to many other small town centres, with a few national chains represented and the rest made up of local, independent shop owners. The Hepworth Retail Park is a fairly new development outside the town centre, which boasts a restaurant, cinema and various different shops.

    As well as local parks, a large dry ski slope and a leisure centre, “Swad”, as it is referred to locally, has the largest 50’s American diner in the country.

    Swadlincote might not be the busiest of places, but accidents still sometimes occur. It could be on the roads, in one of the workplaces or simply when you are walking down the street. If you have been injured in the town, in an accident that was the fault of someone else, you should be considering making a compensation claim.

    You may have trouble finding a personal injury solicitor in Swadlincote that has the experience you need for a successful claim. Call Accident Advice Helpline instead. With over 16 years’ experience pursuing accident compensation, we are now one of the largest specialist law firms in the UK. We have honed the processes of claiming to make it as simple and efficient as possible, and just one phone call could get your claim started today.

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    Road traffic accidents in Swadlincote

    The A514 to Derby and the A511 to Burton on Trent are both busy roads very close to Swadlincote. It is also not too far away from the A38, a road that stretches the length of most of the country, and is renowned for being something of an accident blackspot.

    Road traffic accidents in Swadlincote can also happen on the more minor stretches that run through the town. The B586 and the High Street have both had several accidents on them, according to the collisionmap from the Office of National Statistics. These would only be the ones that have been reported by the police or other emergency services, because of them being fatal or someone being injured, and would not include the minor bumps that happen on many days throughout the year.

    If you have been injured in a road traffic accident, you could be experiencing pain from your injuries, and stress because of your situation. When someone else has caused this, it is only fair that you should be compensated. A personal injury solicitor in Swadlincote may be able to help you pursue compensation, but to give your claim the very best chance of success, get in touch with the experts at Accident Advice Helpline today.

    Whiplash accident in Swadlincote

    There are hundreds of ways a whiplash accident in Swadlincote could happen, including:

    • A road traffic accident
    • Falling from something such as a cycle or a horse
    • Playing contact sports like rugby or boxing
    • Something solid hitting your head
    • Lifting something heavy in the wrong way
    • Landing awkwardly after a slip, trip or fall

    Dancers, sports people and athletes are particularly prone to this type of soft tissue injury as part of what they do. However, if you sustain whiplash in an accident where someone else was to blame, you may be entitled to make a compensation claim.

    While you are at home recovering, call and chat to our friendly advisors. They will ask you a few questions about your accident and injury, and will be able to assess your chance of winning a claim. The choice to proceed will be yours; you will not be under any obligation or pressure from us. If you have had a whiplash accident that was caused by someone else, call us now.

    Work accident in Swadlincote

    A large portion of the workforce in Swadlincote is employed in manufacturing. In any environment where items are being produced there will be machinery, which is perfectly safe if it has all the required safety guards in place, and the workers using it have been adequately trained to do so.

    The employers should carry out risk assessments, and use the findings to help produce a health and safety policy for the employees to follow. This does not just apply to factories though, but to all employment situations no matter what the trade or profession might be. Risk assessments are a basic health and safety requirement, and need to be carried out on a regular basis.

    A failure to comply with health and safety legislation could result in a work accident in Swadlincote, and someone being seriously injured through no fault of their own.

    If you have been injured at work because of your employer’s negligence, you do not need to find a personal injury solicitor in Swadlincote to help you make a claim. Our solicitors are among the finest in the country, and you can afford to have them represent you because of our no-win, no-fee* agreement. This means that we will never ask you to pay us any money upfront, or to pay our legal fees if your claim is lost. Find out why everyone can afford to make their compensation claim with us by calling today.

    Slips, trips and falls in Swadlincote

    Have you ever been red faced because you tripped up in the street? Have you ever felt a fool because you slipped on some ice? Have you ever had your pride hurt because you seem to have fallen over your own feet? These are the sorts of slip, trips and falls that happen every day, and people walk away from them without serious injury. Slips, trips and falls in Swadlincote can be much more serious though, and the injuries sustained in them can be very severe.

    Most of them happen in public places, where someone should have been responsible for the safety of those visiting. Whether it is a shopkeeper, a local council, a cinema owner, or anywhere else that the public are likely to visit, someone is responsible for making sure there are measures in place to keep you safe, and free from harm in an accident that was not your own fault.

    If you have been injured in this way, and your injuries needed medical attention, then we can help you make a compensation claim. It is simple to find out more about how we can help you pursue compensation, just call us today.

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    We always work to four key principles of business – accountability, integrity, reliability and dependability. These ideals translate into an open and honest customer service of the highest quality, that ensure your needs are always put first.

    If you want help with your claim from our experts call us today on 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or on 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Road Traffic Accident stats for Derbyshire

    Year20112012201320142015
    All Casualties2,8362,6612,30623122237
    Slightly Injured2,5062,3282,00418961913
    Seriously Injured295312278386301
    Fatal3521243023

    Source: gov.uk

    Date Published: 26th January 2014

    Author: Clare P

    Category: Legal Services

    Personal Injury Solicitors in Swadlincote


    Accident Advice Helpline: Swadlincote

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    Swadlincote,
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