Supermarket Personal Injury Claim
Unfortunately, a trip to the supermarket can cost you more than your grocery bill. Supermarket slip and fall personal injury claims are very common. Below is some information on the steps you should take if you are injured in a supermarket or shopping centre.
1.Seek medical attention
2.Report the accident
Report the injury to the negligent party to ensure they are aware of the injury. Ensure you keep a record of any correspondence with them.
3.Consult a lawyer to see if you are eligible
Merely sustaining a slip and fall injury in a public place is not sufficient for a public liability claim – it must be proven that your injury was caused by another person’s negligence. Therefore, a personal injury lawyer can determine whether you are eligible for a public liability claim and your chance of success.
To make a personal injury claim, you must prove that:
- The party at fault owed you a duty of care