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Accidents can take place at any time and at any place be it at a doctor’s clinic, on the road, supermarket or a shop. The most general kind of shop accidents are those that generally includes falls, trips and slips. These types of shop accidents are common and can be caused by falling products, spilled items or slippers floors. There are several things that must be taken into account, which can assist effectively for making a claim for the shop accident. They include:

Noting the contact details and name of the individuals who were there at the accident site

Getting a proper medical examination of the damages and the injuries and if possible taking pictures of the injuries

Making sure that the shop manager is contacted as early as possible and alerted about the accident happened

Taking the photographs of the accident scene since it will greatly assist as an evidence for obtaining desired compensation

Contact a skilled and experienced legal representative that can handle the case and attain the right compensation amount

In case if you have suffered personal injuries because of the negligence of the third party, you will be entitled to attain financial compensation from the party responsible. However, majority of the shop accident claims are settled outside the court itself devoid of any kind of legal practice. This in no way means that you do not require hiring a legal representative. However, if you have suffered injuries or damages of any kind in the form of wages or personal loss because of the shop accident, make sure to file the case as early as possible without ant delays. Make sure to claim compensation for the accident within the time span of maximum three years or else the case will be considered invalid.

There are few shop accidents compensation claim cases in which lawyers might deduct a specific amount from the compensation as a part of their services. On the other hand, there are some solicitors who may claim compensation for your accident on win no fees basis that means they will not charge anything even if you lose the case. There are several solicitors who are not from the specific field but may handle your case and also will not charge anything as fees even if you win the case.

Compensation claims can certainly prove to be very complicated and tough to handle, thus, it is feasible not to pursue the compensation claim case without any professional help.

Cyclist knocked over by car
Mr G was knocked off his bicycle by a car pulling out of a side road, fracturing his left leg. The defendant insurers blamed him for the accident alleging he had ridden on the pavement and not given way to their car. Cooks obtained photographs and sketch plans of the accident site and agreed with Mr G to issue his claim. As soon as the documents were lodged with the Court, the defendant insurers accepted liability and settled the claim in the sum of £5,420.58. He said:
"Excellent service – I cannot thank you enough for all the help and advice that I received from my Solicitor. No regrets choosing Cooks Legal 100%."
Mr G from Middlesex