The Isles of Scilly are located off the coast of Cornwall in England. It holds the title of being the southernmost and most westerly located in all of England. The collection of islands – known as an archipelago – holds a total population of about 2,200. As you might guess, finding some services here will be harder than they would be if you were in a mainland location. Isles of Scilly accident claim solicitors might be trickier to locate, for example.
The beauty of the Isles of Scilly might make you wonder how likely it would be for someone to have an accident here. But of course, lots of things can happen to contribute to an accident, and none of us ever get much notice to give us a chance of avoiding one altogether.
Injuries typically received in an accident
Is there such a thing as a typical injury? Not really – if you tripped over a broken paving stone, for instance, you might get away with bruised knees or hands if you fell over. On the other hand, if you couldn’t save yourself in time, you could hit your head or face and suffer a broken nose or other painful injury.
The same applies with all other situations you can think of. Some people get away more lightly than others with regard to injuries in any kind of situation. Whether it’s a car accident, an accident that happens in a working environment or even an accident you suffer while at a gym, a sports centre, a fete or somewhere else open to the public, injuries can be the result.
Claiming for pain, injury and financial expenses
All of these elements can potentially be claimed for if you contact Isles of Scilly accident claim solicitors regarding an accident you had there within the last three years. However, there are easier ways to go about this. For example, the sooner you put in your claim, the easier it will be to remember everything and to follow up what happened.
Calling Accident Advice Helpline might prove to be much easier too, on 0800 689 0500. We’ll assess whether your injuries were caused through negligence. If they were, one of our solicitors could handle your case and fight for financial compensation that could cover all the above areas, depending on your individual circumstances. The help you need isn’t far away.