Howells Solicitors Accident in a public place

Accidents in a Public Place

Free Drop In Service Available

Accidents in a Public Place Claims

You should feel safe in a public place and not have the worry of being injured. Public sector bodies and businesses have a duty to ensure you’re safe when in their premises or on public property and highways. If you have suffered an injury due to an accident in a public place we can help.

We understand that contacting a law firm is daunting, especially when discussing a potential embarrassing and/or traumatic experience. However our Solicitors and specialists are approachable, friendly and down to earth.

We can support with:

  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Injuries at public places such as schools, parks and on public highways
  • Accidents in businesses premises

Legal Costs

Most claims we handle are on a ‘no win no fee’ basis, so if you do not succeed with your case you do not have to pay our costs.

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.

2 steps to contacting Howells:

Step 1

Call our New Enquiry Team on 0114 249 66 66 or email [email protected] for an initial chat about your situation.

Step 2

We’ll listen carefully to you, clarify what you’re trying to achieve, and then explain if and how we can help you. We will take some initial information and liaise with a legal professional regarding your case. If it looks like we can help, we will book you in for a consultation with a legal professional.

The Team

Howells Personal Injury specialist team is headed by the highly regarded Sharon Rinaldi and they are recommended by the professional guide; Legal 500 2018 who say “Howells’ personal injury practice focuses on handling high value and complex cases. Sharon Rinaldi heads up the team, which has experience representing clients in matters of catastrophic injury, accidents at work, fatal road traffic claims, accidents abroad, product liability and occupier’s and public liability claims.” Sharon is also a member of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel. Professionally, our PI team are highly skilled, very diligent PI lawyers who scrutinise every aspect of a claim, and represent their clients tirelessly, to give people the best possible chance of continuing their lives with the requisite financial and medical support. Personally, they are down to earth, friendly and approachable people whom you can talk to and confide in. They will listen, they will care; and they will use their technical skills to translate all of that into positive action for you.

Claire Carratt
Legal Secretary
0114 249 6608
Sasha Marshall-Congreve
Paralegal
0114 249 6706
Sharon Rinaldi
Solicitor
01142496632