Slips, trips and falls are one of the most common types of accident claims which our clients ask us to help them recover compensation for.
These kinds of accidents can occur in many places such as:
If you have an accident in a place such as this, you may well have a claim because the Council, business owners and landlords all owe a duty of care to visitors who may slip, trip or fall in these places. Accidents may occur by slipping on some grapes on the supermarket floor, slipping on spilt water in a shop, falling down an exposed manhole in a train station or tripping on an uneven paving slab.
We believe that one of the main reasons people claim following an accident like this is because these accidents often cause serious injuries such as broken bones and nasty soft tissue injuries which initially often present themselves with swelling such as a swollen ankle.
Due to the injuries these accidents often cause, it leaves the injured person unable to return to work for some time and/or require a lot of assistance around the house, which is not only a source of great frustration but can cause serious financial hardship.
At Aequitas Legal, we understand the distress this causes and is the reason why our Solicitors are all very skilled in understanding and assessing the extent of your losses to enable you the best chance of maximising the recovery of these.
If you or a loved one have been injured by slipping, tripping or falling and it was caused by somebody else’s negligence, get in touch with Aequitas Legal today. To speak to a solicitor, simply call or fill in the contact form located on this page.
Call us for a free no obligation chat now on
0161 358 0800
Matthew qualified as a Solicitor in 2009 and has worked in the personal injury field ever since, working in most areas of personal injury work. He has substantial experience in dealing with accidents in the workplace and accidents in public. He also heads up the Travel Claims Department which deals with accidents abroad in many areas such as road traffic accidents, package holiday accidents, cruise ship holidays and accidents on an aircraft.
Carl qualified as a Solicitor in 2000 and has specialised in the personal injury matters ever since. He has substantial experience in dealing with accidents in the workplace accidents, accidents in public and serious road traffic accidents.
Suzanne has worked for Aequitas Legal since 2013, having worked in personal injury since 2008. She specialises in beauty negligence claims having helped various clients in relation to hair dye, eyelash and tattoo claims. In addition, she deals with a variation of RTA, employers liability, public liability and occupiers liability claims.
Diane works as assistant to Carl Davies, Senior Associate Solicitor, providing support on a varied caseload.
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