You may need the services of a Rochdale law firm if you’re looking to raise a personal injury claim for compensation have slipped and tripped in Rochdale.
A large section of the retail trade, (the section that operates on cooperative working lines, such as Co-op supermarkets, and cooperative banks and building societies), has its roots based here in Rochdale, because it was from here that the first cooperative society came into being, and the “the Rochdale Principles” are a set of principles that underpin the ethics of most of today’s cooperative societies.
The hazards of the food warehousing and distribution industry
Working in retail can hardly be called hazardous. However the warehousing industry, and food warehousing in particular, is an intrinsic part of the national supermarket distribution service.
In this particular industry, many accidents occur; accidents causing injury, such as repetitive strain injury (for example, rotator cuff injuries), back or spinal injuries, a variety of slips, trips and falls, and collisions with on-site vehicles such as forklift trucks, HGVs, and even supermarket trolleys.
Slipped and tripped in Rochdale?
Slips, trips and falls are the most common type of accidents, and happen not only to retail industry employees, but to members of the general public too. One of the most critical areas to be wary of in terms of slips, trips and falls is interior flooring, and exterior road and pavement surfaces. Liquid spills on interior floors can cause serious injury, as can snow and ice allowed to build up on pavements and in car park areas.
Using Accident Advice Helpline to make your claim
If you’ve been seriously injured in a slip, trip and fall incident through no fault of your own, whether you are a retail worker or a member of the general public, you are legally entitled to be compensated for your injury. If the accident occurred when you slipped and tripped in Rochdale, you may prefer to seek out the services of a specialist law firm like Accident Advice Helpline.
Have you got 30 seconds to spare?
Most people around the UK who utilise Accident Advice Helpline’s services begin by using the online HOW MUCH calculator that can be found on our website. All anyone has to do is to answer 4 simple questions by selecting appropriate answers from the drop down boxes provided, to get their free estimate. It only takes a mere 30 seconds on average.
Using our ‘no win, no fee; service (as recommended by Dame Esther Rantzen) removes the risk of having to pay our fees should your claim fail. However, given the superb customer support you get from us; failure is very rare. To find out more call our free helpline and chat to one of our advisers. Call 0800 689 0500 from any landline, or 0333 500 0993 from any mobile.