9th June 2015
If you have decided to make a compensation claim following a personal injury then you may be wondering where to…
Contact Clearwater Solicitors if you have been injured in an accident at Pundshop! We can give you the skilled, professional assistance you need to succeed in your Pundshop accident compensation claim and recover every penny you are entitled to. Just get in touch with us by dialling 08000 430 430 or filling in our online enquiry form – we’re waiting to help you out!
Pundshop injury claims
Pundshop has become a popular shopping destination in recent years, with the squeeze on incomes encouraging people to go to cut-price retailers. Although Pundshop offers a cheap and cheerful shopping experience– it has a duty of care towards its customers and its employees, and is legally required to ensure that accidents do not occur on its premises.
When it fails to meet this duty, it can be liable in Pundshop accident claims. These compensation claims take a variety of forms, including:
– Slips and trips in Pundshop
When litter or other items fall on the floor, or when a floor becomes sticky and contaminated, Pundshop must clean up this mess in a safe way to ensure that people do not slip or trip. Other factors commonly seen in slip and trip compensation claims include poor lighting, uneven flooring and poor standards of training for cleaners.
– Falling items
When shelves are poorly stacked, items can fall from height and land on customers, leading to serious injuries. Falling furnishings and collapsing shelves or displays can also occur in retailers and lead to devastating injuries.
– Manual handling
Employees at Pundshop can suffer from manual handling injuries when moving goods around and stacking shelves, while customers can suffer the same injuries when reaching for items in hard-to-reach places.
Making a Pundshop injury claim
When people make compensation claims against Pundshop, their money will be paid out by an insurance company. These businesses might try to minimise the size of compensation claims, so you will need to use solicitors if you are to win in your case.
If you’ve been injured in an accident at Pundshop, the following tips could help you make a personal injury claim:
– Take photographs of the area the accident occurred in
– Take down the contact information of anyone who witnessed the accident
– Report the accident to Pundshop and ensure they record the incident in the accident book
– Ask for a copy of this report
– See a doctor and have your injuries assessed and noted down in your medical records
– Keep hold of any receipts, bills or wage slips that can prove your financial losses
– Speak with Clearwater Solicitors
To find out how we could help you make a Pundshop injury compensation claim, or to start claiming compensation today, just get in touch with us! Call 08000 430 430 to speak with an expert, or fill in our online enquiry form to request a call back.