An injured party who sustained an injury in public place can seek compensation if their injury was caused by the negligence of the public body who is responsible for that public place.
Accidents in public places happen all the time and are often the result of improper maintenance or due to the presence of hazards to the general population.
Maurice Power Solicitors LLP provide clients with expert legal advice on how to best proceed with their public liability claims. A person has the right to make a public liability claim as long as the accident occurs in a public place. It is the responsibility of public bodies and business owners to ensure the safety of its users.
Common Public Liability Claims
Footpath Slips, Trips or Falls
Hotel Injury Claim for Slip, Trip or Fall
Injured at a restaurant/Food poisoning
Personal injuries on a private property
Slip Trip or Fall at Work or in the office
Slip, Trip or Fall in a Bar or Pub
Supermarket Slips, Trips or Falls