Those who use public transport as a means of getting about, will need to ensure that they’re doing all that they can to stay safe. At times, the public transport system can be quite overwhelming, especially when there are a lot of other people also travelling. Because of this, you may want to put some thought into how you can reduce the chance of injury.
Planning a journey so that accidents are less likely
For a lot of people, it often helps to plan their journey more carefully. In essence, this means planning a journey when the routes you are travelling on are going to be less busy. The fact that the transport systems will be less busy, means that you can easily travel without having to worry about being hurt as a result of rushing.
If you’re travelling by train, for instance, you’ll also want to practice caution whilst using the train platforms. This is essential as on some train platforms the ground might not be smooth. As a result of this, you may trip and fall. This can lead to a potential fracture and maybe even a head injury.
If you experience any form of injury whilst using the public transport system, it is important that you speak to a doctor as soon as you can. That is because a doctor can take a look at your injuries and determine whether or not they need further investigation.
Dealing with a public transport accident in Bath and North East Somerset
If you were affected by a public transport accident in Bath and North East Somerset, that was brought about due to reasons that had nothing to do with you, then you may want to claim compensation. Provided that the accident has taken place in the past three years, Accident Advice Helpline can help you make a claim.
Calling the Accident Advice Helpline number
If you are interested in claiming after a public transport accident in Bath and North East Somerset, and want to speak to us, you can do so by calling our helpline number- 0800 689 0500 and 0333 500 0993 from your mobile. The number is the best way to speak to a member of our team. You can then figure out the steps that you need to take next in order to make a claim for personal injury.
If you would like to work out an estimate claim figure, without having to speak to anyone, you can use our website. On our website, there is a tool known as our 30-second test. It will let you work out an estimated claim value.
Give us a call now and let us help you get started with making a claim.
Date Published: 3rd September 2015
Author: David Brown