Slipping and Tripping Injury Claim Solicitors
If negligence on someone else’s part has caused you to fall, slip or trip and suffer injuries, you may be able to make a claim for compensation.
Most slips, trips and falls suffered in workplaces and public spaces are caused by unsafe environments, and therefore most of these accidents are preventable.
It is the responsibility of employers and local authorities to ensure that areas are safe so that accidents are prevented. If this responsibility has not been met and you have been injured as a result, you should not have to suffer. You should be compensated for your injuries, loss of earnings and other inconveniences, and this is where the accident claim specialists at Sheldon Davidson Solicitors can help you.
Accidents at Work
It is your employer’s duty to ensure health and safety in your workplace. Warning signs are crucial to preventing all sorts of slips, trips and falls in work environments.
Accidental spillages of liquids, for example, can happen from time to time in many kinds of workplaces – it is crucial that a hazard such as this is quickly identified and staff are provided with a warning. Similarly, if flooring has become damaged and as a result presents a tripping hazard, staff must be properly warned.
Accidents in Public
In public places, there is often a person or organisation responsible for the maintenance of the area or building. This party must also identify hazards and promptly provide warnings.
Where streets and pavements are concerned, the local authority is responsible. If you trip over on a pavement or walkway which has been poorly maintained, it is the local authority’s fault, because they evidently have not taken the appropriate measures to prevent accidents.
Expert personal injury solicitors
Whether your accident happened at work, in a shop or another public space, our personal injury lawyers will do everything they can to ensure that your claim is successful. We have vast experience in handling all kinds of injury cases and are confident that we can help you too.
We are passionate about helping clients to seek appropriate justice and recompense, and our track record speaks for itself.
Our experienced Injury Claim Lawyers act regularly for clients across Greater Manchester including Ashton, Bury, Bolton, Radcliffe, Prestwich, Middleton, Failsworth, Rochdale, Oldham, and Whitefield.
Sheldon Davidson Solicitors are a Lexcel accredited law firm. The Lexcel standard is only awarded by the Law Society to firms who meet the highest standards of practice management and customer service.
With the leading team of Personal Injury Solicitors in Manchester on your side, you can be confident that your claim is in safe hands.
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