This article was published on April 5th, 2011
Many people consider accidents arising from slips and trips to be trivial but, in reality, a significant percentage involve serious injuries and therefore serious consequences for the victims.
Thorneycroft Solicitors has a specialist team of personal injury solicitors who deal with all types of resulting slip and trip compensation claims.
Slip and trip accidents can occur anywhere from the workplace, schools, hospitals or playgrounds to sports centres, restaurants, pavements or roads. Examples of ‘slip and trip’ injury claims and compensation successfully pursued by Thorneycroft personal injury solicitors include:
Each slip, trip or fall claim is very different. A straightforward claim can be settled in a matter of months whilst others can take a number of years. Many claims for slip and trip accidents are settled out of court; however, some claims need to progress much further. This is why it is vital to find a solicitor who has the knowledge and experience to understand the complexities involved in order to ensure the optimum compensation settlement.
At Thorneycroft Solicitors our expert team offer the highest levels of legal expertise and will advise you on what procedures you need to follow when making an accident claim. We understand the process and will also assist you in obtaining evidence to support the claim and identify any long-term effects that may need to be considered. Our experience means that we can make the claim as straightforward and stress free as possible.