Whiplash accident claims are widely publicised but not everyone is aware that you can sustain whiplash injuries from a trip or a fall; Michael Lewin Solicitors specialise in whiplash claims in the UK and they were able to help Mrs O when she suffered a fall.

Mrs O from Nottingham was injured when she suffered a fall in a public place. She tripped on broken paving stones a well known trip hazard. Anyone who owns or occupies land or buildings has a duty of care to the general public. If anyone is injured as a result of an accident on public property and the accident was not their fault they are entitled to make a public liability claim. If you can show that the third party which is the person or organisation responsible for maintaining the property has been negligent you can make a claim for compensation.

Thousands of claims relating to slips trips and falls are made each year. However not many people realise that many of the injuries sustained in a trip or fall are defined as whiplash injuries. Whiplash claims are usually only associated with car accidents.

If you need to speak to a legal expert regarding a slip trip or fall or if you think you are suffering from whiplash following an accident ask Michael Lewin Solicitors who are experts in assessing accident claims to confirm if you have a genuine case in the UK; they offer a professional and friendly service on a no win no fee basis.

The reality is that you can experience the whiplash motion during a trip or fall. The motion of your head jerking backwards and then violently forwards on to your chest is what causes whiplash injuries. This motion is more commonly associated with the impact of being rear ended in a car but if you suddenly trip forwards or backwards the same thing can happen.

It’s widely known that whiplash is a common injury sustained in car accidents. However if you?re suffering symptoms of neck or back pain stiffness restriction of mobility or headaches following a trip or fall this could be the result of a whiplash injury. Regardless of the severity of the pain and symptoms the sooner medical treatment is received the quicker the recovery will be.

On a positive note you can benefit from the services of Michael Lewin Solicitors without having to part with any money at all. The conditional fee agreement or no win no fee agreement means exactly what is says. You don?t pay anything regardless of the outcome of your claim. If you win the third party pays the legal fees. If you lose Michael Lewin won?t charge you a penny. It really is that simple.

Call Michael Lewin Solicitors today if you require further information regarding a whiplash injury or any injury sustained during an accident that wasn?t your fault and they will give you valuable claims advice in the UK: 0844 499 9302.

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