Accident Injury – Public Liability
Accidents unfortunately happen everywhere.
If you are injured in a public place, or even in private places such as a private house or shop, then you may be entitled to compensation.
It is advisable to see a doctor as soon as possible so your injuries can be professionally and promptly treated.
You should seek legal advice as soon as possible after an accident.
Our Public Liability lawyer has pursued numerous cases and will be able to give you a clear and realistic assessment of the merits of your potential claim.
Examples of typical public liability claims
Whilst it is difficult to be definite in saying certain cases will lead to a successful claim, the following are examples of where there have been claims:
- Slips and falls
- Dog bites
- Falling objects
- Accidents at school
The details of how the accident happened and the circumstances surrounding the accident need to be examined carefully to determine if there is a likely claim.
Seek legal advice as soon as possible while your memory of the accident is fresh. If you leave it too long before seeking legal advice then you may forget what may be vital information to a claim.
Other importance facts to consider
- What injuries you have and how serious they are.
- How do your injuries affect your ability to work .
- What medical expenses you have incurred or are likely to incur.
Time limits apply to public liability claims.
So seek legal advice as soon as possible.