Local Council Compensation Claims Information
Here at Tylers Solicitors, we can help you to make a claim against your local council. If you’ve been injured as a result of the local council’s negligence, or even if you were injured while working for the council, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation. Our experienced team can help you to make claims for compensation against local authorities and city councils across England and Wales.
What Kinds of Injuries Could My Local Council Be Responsible For?
Due to their negligence or inactivity, your local council (or any council authority) can cause you to sustain injuries which aren’t your fault. For example, some of the most common injuries people suffer as a result of council activities include:
- Slips, Trips and Falls.
- Road Traffic Accidents.
- Head Injuries.
- Trapped Limbs.
Any of these injuries can have a serious impact on your life. In many cases, they can leave you with injuries preventing you from working or comfortably socialising.
Why Should I Choose Tylers to Represent My Claim Against the Council?
Here at Tylers Solicitors, we have extensive experience when it comes to making all manner of personal injury claims. Our solicitors have helped injured people to successfully claim against individuals, companies and even local authorities. As a no-win, no-fee personal injury solicitors, we can provide specialised legal services to people across England and Wales. If you’re looking to make a claim for compensation, the first thing you need to do is get in touch with an experienced team of solicitors. Here at Tylers, we can help you to get the compensation you’re entitled to. Once we’ve helped you to establish whether you have a case, we’ll take it from there. Our team will take care of everything on your behalf, while keeping you regularly updated on our progress.
How Do I Claim Compensation from My Local Council?
If you’re looking to make a claim for compensation, the first thing you need to do is get in touch with an experienced team of solicitors. Here at Tylers, we can help you to get the compensation you’re entitled to. Once we’ve helped you to establish whether you have a case, we’ll take it from there. Our team will take care of everything on your behalf, while keeping you regularly updated on our progress.
Am I Eligible to Make a Claim for Compensation Against the Local Council?
If you’ve suffered any kind of injury that wasn’t your fault, you should be able to make a claim for compensation. So long as the injury you’ve sustained has been caused by someone else, you should be entitled to make a claim for compenstion. Here at Tylers, we can help you to understand if you are eligible to make a personal injury claim. Simply get in touch with our legal experts today for no-win, no-fee compensation claims
Personal Injury Compensation Claims Against the Local Council
The amount of compensation that you could receive depends on the severity of your injuries, and how serious the negligence displayed by the local council is. The more serious and life-altering your injuries, the more compensation you will receive. Curious about how much compensation you could be entitled to? Check out our simple local council compensation amounts calculator below!
Slips, Trips and Falls Compensation Amounts
Some of the most common kinds of injuries in the world, related to the council or not, are injuries caused by slips, trips and falls. These can be relatively minor injuries but can also be more serious and cause life-altering conditions. Depending on the injuries you’ve suffered, and the long-term symptoms, you may be entitled to claim large amounts of compensation.
Up to £307,000
Injured While Working for the Council Compensation Amounts
If you’ve suffered an injury while working for the council, you may be able to make a claim for compensation. There are many kinds of injuries you can suffer, including head injuries, which can leave you with long-term symptoms. If you’ve suffered due to other employee negligence, improper equipment or any other issue that wasn’t your fault, call Tylers Solicitors today.
Up to £307,000
Car Accidents Caused by the Council Compensation Amounts
It is possible for car accidents to be caused by the local council. These could be due to poor maintenance of the road, incorrect signage or issues caused by traffic light malfunctions. If you’ve suffered a car accident as a result of the council’s negligence, or you’ve sustained an injury due to unfilled potholes or other road issues, Tylers is here for you.
Up to £112,750.
Injured by Council Negligence Compensation Amounts
If you’ve sustained any kind of injury as a result of the council’s negligence, whether you are local or not, you could be entitled to make a claim. Examples of this negligence could include incorrectly maintained staircases and pavements, faulty playground equipment injuries and electrical or piping issues in council-run establishments.
Up to £136,700
Frequently Asked Questions
How Long Do I Have to Make a Local Council Personal Injury Claim?
If you’ve suffered any kind of personal injury that wasn’t your fault, you have up to three years to make a claim for compensation. It is common for people to immediately start the claim for compensation, whereas some people prefer to wait several months, or even two years before they claim. So long as you’ve began your compensation claim before the three years has expired, you may be entitled to compensation.
Is Tylers a No-Win, No-Fee Personal Injury Solicitors for Local Council Compensation Claims?
Here at Tylers Solicitors, we are proud to offer a complete no-win, no-fee legal service to all our clients. Our experienced team can help you to get the compensation you’re entitled to. If, for whatever reason, we can’t get you the compensation you deserve, you won’t need to pay us a penny.
Is It Possible to Claim Against a Local Council If I Don’t Live There?
Yes! If you’ve suffered an injury caused by the negligence of, say, Leeds Council, but live in Manchester, you will still be able to make a claim. So long as your injury was caused by the council’s negligence, or the negligence of a council worker, you will still be able to claim.
I’m A Council Worker: Can I Claim for Compensation?
If you work for the council, and you’ve been injured due to another party’s negligence, you will still be able to make a claim for compensation. You will be entitled to claim against your local authority employer if you’ve not had the correct training, you’ve been given unsafe equipment, or the council has placed you in an unsafe workspace without the property support.
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