Slip and fall accidents happen quite often, we have all seen someone fall over in the street and have been glad that it was not us! They can, however, happen to anybody, and can cause a whole range of nasty injuries – some of them very serious. You can claim for compensation after you have suffered a trip in a public place in Tamworth if you can show that it was caused by someone’s negligence.
The science of slip, trip and fall accidents
Slip, trip and fall accidents can be classified into 4 types depending on where and how they happen:
- Slip accidents usually happen as a result of a failure in grip on the interface between the foot and the floor. They are often caused by a liquid
- Trip accidents happen when a foreign object is left in a thoroughfare
- Stumble accidents happen when there is a defect on the walking surface such as a curled up carpet or a raised paving stone
- Step and fall accidents occur when you step on a hole or down an unmarked steps that are badly lit
To determine who is responsible for your accident, you usually have to identify who is in charge of the place where it happened and this can be difficult to do without specialist legal help. This is where Accident Advice Helpline come in. We have been helping clients with claims like these for more than 15 years so we will know exactly what to do.
We have the full backing of Dame Esther Rantzen, who recognises the excellence of the service that we provide to our clients. Our expert lawyers will even handle your slip accident case on a no win no fee basis so that you can have complete peace of mind about starting a personal injury claim.
How to get help after a trip in a public place in Tamworth
To avoid the confusion in these types of accidents, just call Accident Advice Helpline and let our experts’ advise you and process your claim after a trip in a public place in Tamworth.
Make sure that you call us soon because you only have three years within which to make a claim and the most successful claims are started early. Just call us immediately and we shall make sure your claim is fast tracked to avoid you missing the three year deadline.
Contact Accident Advice helpline today!
Call us from your landline free by dialing 0800 689 0500, or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993. Get started on your personal injury claim right now.
Date Published: 16th November 2015
Author: David Brown