Personal injury solicitors in Southwark
There are people who like nothing more than to brave their local high street or shopping centres in the weeks leading up to Christmas and then there are those who would rather do all of their festive shopping online. The former option is probably the more festive of the two; pounding the illuminated streets looking for that prefect item for a hard-to-buy-for relative can be a great feeling, especially if you allow yourself to stop off at a local tavern to indulge in a mince pie and a nip of brandy.
But while getting out and about in your local shopping arcade may make you feel like you’re really getting into the spirit of things, it will be important to remember that the increased number of shoppers out looking for presents and the fact that shop staff may be looking forward to their Christmas breaks can make shops more dangerous places when the holidays are approaching.
If you’ve suffered an injury as the result of an accident that was not your fault while you were out and about doing a last minute bit of Christmas shopping, you might be able to use the services of injury lawyers in Southwark to sue the negligent party for compensation.
Christmas shopping-related injuries and personal injury solicitors in Southwark
As mentioned above, the Christmas rush can make busy shops dangerous places. You should not hesitate to get in touch with personal injury solicitors in Southwark if you’ve been hurt by the negligence of shop staff or owners, season of goodwill or not.
Perhaps you’ve tripped over on a box of stock that a staff member absent mindedly left out in the middle of the floor, their mind on other things. Maybe you stopped off in the food hall in a shopping centre, only to fall backside over chest, doing yourself a nasty injury in the process. Perchance a poorly-secured Christmas decoration fell from the roof of a store you were visiting right on top of your head. In these and a host of other scenarios, a personal injury lawyer might be able to win you a payout.
But what’s that you say? It’s the lead up to Christmas and you doubt any injury lawyers in Southwark will still be open for business? Well fear not; Accident Advice Helpline is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and all the year through. So, if you call one of the numbers at the very top of this here web page, you’ll be put straight through to one of the company’s friendly and professional claims advisers who will be able to assess if the firm might be able to take your case on.