If you have a slip, trip or a fall accident, then this could cause you to suffer a whiplash injury in Austwick, as well as more serious injuries. If this happens to you through no fault of your own, then contact our friendly solicitors at Accident Advice helpline, so we can help you to make a personal injury compensation claim against the people who were responsible for your accident.
A slip up, a trip over or a fall could cause you to have a whiplash injury in Austwick
You would expect to be totally safe if you were out and about in a public place. The people who are responsible for your safety should make sure that they do everything they can to protect you from an accident. But shopping centres, cinemas, footpaths and all other public places are not always as strict about health and safety as they should be If you slip, trip or fall, and are injured, you may be able to claim compensation if your injuries were severe enough to need medical attention.
Things that can cause a slip, trip or fall
The more common ways to have a slip, trip or fall is an uneven paving slab in the street or spillages that have not been cleaned up. However, they can occur in lots of different ways, here are some examples:
- Stairs with no handrails
- Spillages and obstacles in walkways
- Trailing wires
- Loose carpet
- Unlit stairs
- No safety boards on scaffolding
- Wet floors with no warning signs
These are just a few ways that an accident could happen to you from a slip, trip or fall. If you are in a public place and you have one of these accidents, then no matter how it happened, you may be entitled to make a personal injury compensation claim.
The injuries that can result from a slip, trip or fall
People do not think that a slip, trip or fall accident could result in you suffering from a serious injury. However, this can happen and it can have terrible consequences to your life. Such as:
- Broken bones
- Back and spine injuries
- Brain injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
Some injuries are life changing and although this list is not finite, it does show how serious the results of a slip, trip or fall can be.
Accident Advice Helpline are here to help you as we have helped many thousands of other claimants in the past, made sure they have had the personal injury compensation they were entitled to.
We have in-house solicitors who are greatly experienced in dealing with accident claims. It is a daily occurrence for them to deal with insurance companies, and insurance companies would rather deal with us, the professionals. It makes everyone’s jobs easier; they speak the same language as each other so misunderstandings don’t happen
On our freephone number 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993, you will find friendly professional advisors, there to give you free advice and help you all they can. Or you can complete our 30-second test to get an estimate of how much your compensation could be for a whiplash injury in Austwick.
Date Published: 10th May 2014