Supermarket Accident Claims
For many people, the supermarket is a place that is visited on a frequent basis. It is for this reason, that it is no surprise that it is a common place for accidents to occur.
At Smith Jones, we have been acting on behalf of clients involved in supermarket accidents, for many years.
If you have been injured in a supermarket accident, or you have been affected by the consequences of an accident whilst shopping, we are here to assist you in making a claim.
We are accredited personal injury solicitors by The Law Society and have successfully represented many people in making supermarket accident claims.
To find out more about making a claim for an accident you, or someone close to you, sustained in a supermarket, call us on 0800 195 95 90 and discuss your claim with one of our expert team. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and are ready to take your call.
Whether you are a shopper or an employee of a supermarket, the company operating the supermarket has a duty of care to ensure anybody visiting the premises is safe and not at risk of injury.
We have previously acted on behalf of clients who have made successful claims against large supermarkets and other stores.
We are here to assist you whether your case involves a clear-cut claim for damages, or it is a more complex claim that will require future care and rehabilitation arrangements.
Why Do Supermarket Accidents Occur?
Accidents in supermarkets can occur in many different ways and under many different circumstances; however the expertise of our solicitors enables us to ensure you are fully compensated for any injuries sustained.
Often, accidents in a supermarket are a result of the store not taking necessary precautions when cleaning, replenishing stock or performing maintenance. If you think that an accident you have been affected by, may be the result of someone else’s negligence, then it is likely that you will be able to claim for compensation.
In the majority of cases, accidents in a supermarket can be avoided. For this reason, there will be someone at fault for the accident. We have a 90% success rate6 across slips, trips and occupiers liability cases of which most supermarket accident claims fall in to.
Assisting Us With Your Supermarket Accident Claim
To ensure that you are properly compensated for a slip, trip or fall that you have been affected by, there are a number of ways in which you can assist us.
It is important to take down as much information about the accident as you can. This should contain as much detail as possible, even things that you may initially think are insignificant. If you have eye witnesses, be sure to include their contact details and their account of what happened. Be sure to also make a note of any communication between you and the store staff, and anything that is recorded in the store’s accident book.
If you believe you have a claim for a supermarket accident that you have been affected by, call us for free on 0800 195 95 90 and discuss your claim with one of our expert solicitors. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and are ready to take your call.