Whether you’re in the market to buy a new property or are looking to rent a home, it will be likely that you’ll end up viewing a fair few properties before you make a final decision and take the plunge. In fact, you’ll probably spend a good few days travelling around the general geographic area you’re looking, listening to an estate agent.
One thing you shouldn’t have to put up with though is being injured as the result of an accident that was not your fault.
If you are injured in an accident that was not your fault while viewing properties, there will be a chance that you might find yourself in a position where taking some form of personal injury action with the aid of a top 100% no win no fee Worthing car accident solicitor may be possible.
In most cases, you and your solicitor would most likely need to pursue the owner of the property for recompense, but the estate or letting agent that showed you around might also be liable.
Property viewing accidents and Worthing car accident solicitors
Perhaps you were injured in an accident that was not your fault before you had even entered the property.
Maybe you fell after tripping on an upturned piece of paving on the path leading to the front door of the property your were viewing.
Under these circumstances, you might well have a decent chance of taking Worthing car accident action against the owner of the property.
Under these circumstances, it may be the case that the estate or letting agent showing you around might be liable. If the person taking you on a tour of the property knew about the hole and failed to inform you, it might be the case that they would be deemed negligent when it comes to launching a Worthing car accident claim.
Accident Advice Helpline
If you’re confused about where negligence lies after suffering an accident that was not your fault in these sorts of circumstances, don’t worry. Pick up the phone and call a top 100% no win no fee Worthing car accident solicitor such as Accident Advice Helpline.
One of the firm’s friendly, professional and highly-trained claims advisers will be able to listen to what happened to you and make an assessment of how best to proceed.
Or you could complete the 30-second test online to find out if you have a valid claim, and to get an estimate of how much your compensation could be.
Call our team now on: 0800 689 0500
Date Published: 7th June 2014
Author: David Brown