Slip, Trip & Fall Claims
The most common accident resulting in body injury to the general public is slip, trip or fall accidents. These types of accidents can unfortunately happen at any moment during your day to day activities and can be the most disruptive. Often the cause of trip, slip or fall accidents are careless businesses and shop owners who haven’t made sure the environment is safe for their customers.
Injuries suffered as a result of a slip, trip or fall accident varies depending on the severity of the impact made to the floor or a nearby object. Some may encounter light bruising, broken bones, and concussion or in serious cases, even paralysis. The injured may have to take time off work to receive medical advice from their local doctor or to receive personal injury treatment from a specialist. Sometimes these injuries do not fully go away and can reappear in a few years to cause further headache and discomfort to the person’s life.