You may suffer a whiplash injury in Bromyard, if you fall over accidently in the street, because of a broken paving slab. This could cause you to bang your head hard and damage your neck muscles and ligaments. If this is your situation, you may be entitled to make an injury compensation claim, using the solicitors at Accident Advice Helpline to help you deal with the local council that should have repaired the pavement.
One of the worst things about falling over in the street, is that you may feel embarrased. In the event of this happening, you just want to get yourself up, dust yourself off and get on with your day. To start with you probably can, because the symptoms of your whiplash injury in Bromyard will not start to develop for a few hours, and it might even be the next day before they do.
A whiplash injury in Bromyard is not the only injury that could result from a fall in the street
The are more injuries you could sustain from a fall in the street than people realise, because what if that fall throws you through a shop window, or into the path of traffic? Just some of the injuries you could suffer this way are:
- Back injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
- Knee Injuries
- Hand injuries
- Cuts and bruises
- Head injuries
- Broken bones
If you find yourself in this situation, through no fault of your own, then speak to us at Accident Advice Helpline, for advice on making a personal injury compensation claim.
How accidents can happen
We have seen the scenario of a broken paving slab causing a fall in the street, but this is not the only way this types of accident can happen. You could trip over an obstruction left by a shopkeeper, or slip on some sort of spillage left on the path. There are endless ways it could happen, and endless injuries that can result from it. However it was caused, it it was the fault of someone else, and your injuries needed medical attention, you could be entitled to compensation.
If you find yourself injured in accident, then you should call our solicitors at Accident Advice Helpline, so they can start the proceedings of making an injury compensation claim against the guilty party.
How to make your injury compensation claim
The easiest way to make your claim is to contact Accident Advice Helpline. We have 14 years experience and have helped many thousands of claimants get the compensation to which they were entitled, no matter what type of injury they had sustained from whatever type of accident they had been involved in.
Our in house solicitors have a wealth of knowledge and experience that they use to full advantage. They will examine every facet of your claim and ensure that they maximise your personal injury compensation claim.
On our website, there is a compensation calculator we call the 30 second test. This will give you a rough guide to the amount you can expect to be awarded.
Or you can phone our freephone helpline number, 0800 180 4123, and speak to one of our friendly advisors. They will discuss your accident and injuries with you, and if you wish to proceed, will start the claim process.
Date Published: 8th May 2014