A whiplash injury occurs when the head is jolted forwards and backwards in a sudden movement which can occur during a fall as well as in a car accident; if you have been involved in an accident that wasn?t your fault and want to know if you can make a compensation claim for your injuries Michael Lewin Solicitors in Leeds offer confidential and professional advice.
Slips trips and falls are one of the main causes of accidents both at work and in a public place. Mr H from Stafford contacted Michael Lewin after he tripped over a discarded box in a shop. Trips and falls like this commonly occur on the same level as the person walking usually cannot see the obstacle which is on the floor and out of their line of vision. In most cases the accident has been caused by someone else being careless and neglecting to follow basic health and safety procedures. It is estimated that the cost to society each year for slips trips and falls is around £800 million.
Michael Lewin accepted Mr H’s case on a no win no fee basis. The personal injury team have a wealth of experience and are committed to resolving their cases as soon as possible as they understand that victims have experienced enough trauma following an accident and do not want to face a long legal battle.
If you have been hurt in a slip trip or fall if you have a whiplash injury or are suffering from any injury through no fault of your own you can talk to Michael Lewin’s compensation claim specialists at their office in Leeds who are fully trained in all areas of personal injury law. It is important not to rule out whiplash if you have suffered a fall as your neck may have experienced the same whip-like motion in the fall as it could if you were hit by a car. Get your injuries checked as soon as possible.
Compensation is awarded for pain and suffering that is experienced at the time of the accident directly after the accident and for the duration of your recovery time. Any permanent injury or financial impact will also be taken into account when awarding compensation. Compensation is also awarded for any loss of enjoyment of life for example being unable to continue a chosen career or hobby or any loss of reputation. There is much to consider and your legal advisor will explain everything to you and will ensure that you get the maximum compensation that you deserve.
Don?t hesitate to get the best legal advice available to you call Michael Lewin Solicitors today for further information regarding what to do if you have a whiplash injury or any injury sustained during an accident that wasn?t your fault and how you can make a compensation claim with the personal injury team in Leeds on a no win no fee basis: 0844 499 9302.