We understand that contacting a law firm is daunting, especially when discussing a potential embarrassing and/or traumatic experience. Whether it’s accidents in shops, accidents at school or another public place, our friendly team of experts will ensure you receive the best advice and guidance.
Accidents in Shops, Accidents at School and Other Public Places
We can support with:
- Slips, trips and falls
- Accidents in shops
- Accidents at school
- Injuries in other public places such as public highways
- Injuries at public places such as schools, parks and on public highways
- Accidents in businesses premises
When to Make an Accident in a Public Place Claim
In the UK, you’ll normally have to make your claim within three years of the incident. Your solicitor will need to prove that the accident was the fault of whoever is responsible for the public space, or someone employed by them.
Accidents in a Public Place Drop In Sessions
The following drop-in session are held weekly by our accident & personal injury specialists:
- Sheffield – Tuesday 10am – 4pm
- Rotherham –Thursday 10am – 4pm
- Barnsley – Wednesday 10am – 4pm
If you think you may have a claim for an accident in a public space you can drop in and speak to one of the team, no appointment necessary.
By telephone; We also hold free 30 minute telephone consultations – just call 0114 2496661 on Tuesday or Thursday 2pm – 5pm (for any office).
Accidents in a Public Place FAQs
Who Will Pay My Public Liability Compensation?
All businesses and organisations in the UK are required to have public liability insurance to cover personal injury claims, so your claim will be paid for by their insurance company.
Can I Claim for an Accident in a Car Park?
In the same way that the driver responsible for a road traffic accident has to stop and provide their details to the other driver, the same is true in a car park.