Slip, trip or fall accidents and injuries are extremely common, and apart from embarrassment, injuries can be sustained that are ongoing or permanent, greatly impacting the quality of life. Effects of injury are noticed in all areas, from difficulty performing simple domestic duties to adjustments in work capacity or capability. Attaining compensation to cover slip, trip or fall losses is justified, particularly if the injury is the result of negligence or oversight in the duty of care by someone else. Compensation may be available by pursuing a public liability claim, and choosing the right legal team for representation of your case is important.
A successful public liability claim is made by establishing fault in the person or organisation overseeing facilities where the accident occurred. Slip, trip or fall compensation covers economic and non-economic loss, including:
Every situation is different, and anyone who frequents shopping centres or other popular public places will encounter minor, major and possibly tragic accidents or incidents. Wherever a slip, trip or fall accident happens in public, a public liability claim may be possible. Common claim scenarios include:
Long-established lawyers such as Taylor & Scott fulfil the need to protect the rights of individuals. This service is no more graphically illustrated than in our approach to assisting all slip, trip or fall victims with valid claims for compensation. If the claims only involved filling in a few forms and waiting for payment, you probably wouldn’t need us at all, but the law is complex and often deceptive; that’s why we are here to care for you. Our assistance is on-hand and ongoing for the duration of your claim’s case, with services that include:
It’s worth remembering that you are obliged to be treated with a duty of care by individuals or organisations. The obligation and onus is on them to provide an environment where risks are minimised and harm is prevented. If negligence results in injury, suffering or loss, you have every legal right to make a public liability claim for damages. When you are ready and it’s time to take action, Taylor & Scott compensation lawyers are right by your side.
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