KFC Accident Compensation Claims Information
If you’re looking to make a compensation claim regarding an injury you sustained in KFC, we’re here to help you every step of the way. Throughout the years – with the rise of Brits dining out – there’s been more and more successful claims from these types of cases. In fact, some claims have even been as high as £5.1 million. The expected amount you could be owed will depend on factors such as the severity and location where the accident happened.
What Types of KFC Accidents Can I Claim For?
Most people that visit KFC and sustain injuries – from minor to severe – aren’t aware of the fact that they can claim compensation from their misery or suffering. Different types of injuries can cause different responses and consequences such as time being off work, treatment having to be paid for or even psychological stress. Here are the main incidents where you could be eligible to make a claim:
- Burns from Roasting Hot Food
- Injuries or Accident in the Car Park
- Food Poisoning
Is it Likely I Can Make a Claim?
You’d be surprised what you can claim for after an accident at KFC. Depending on the severity of the injury and the effect it has on you temporarily or for the longer term, you can claim for several weeks off work, a reduced activity in normal daily activities and treatments or surgery paid out after the injury. If you’re wondering what else you can claim for, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at Tylers.
What Main Factors/Symptoms Can I Claim For?
There are certain symptoms of an injury where it’s likely you’ll be more eligible to claim against KFC than others. For example, physical injury, illness and death are the most common and easily identifiable instances that you’ll be able to claim for. This is because they’re easier to provide evidence for such as burns, scars and bruises. However, it’s also possible you could claim for Psychological damage and mental anguish.
Can I Claim Against KFC on a No-win, no-fee basis?
Luckily, here at Tylers, we put our clients first and operate on a strictly no-win, no-fee basis. This means that you won’t pay our solicitors a penny unless we’re successful in your compensation claim. Even if we are successful and get you the money you deserve, you’ll only pay us out of your eventual settlement fee!
KFC Compensation Claims Calculator
If you have suffered an injury in an accident that wasn’t your fault at a KFC in the last three years, you may be entitled to compensation. Until we know further details of what happened, we can’t provide you with an exact amount of compensation you could receive. However, if you want an estimated amount, use Tylers simple KFC compensation calculator below!
Leg Injury Compensation Amounts
In these instances, the impacts may range from a restricted amount of movement in the leg to significant scarring and a paramount impact on life and your daily activities. Call Tylers today to find out how much you could be owed.
Up to £35,000
Head Injury Compensation Amounts
If something has fallen on your head in a KFC from a steady height, this could cause injuries ranging from concussion to long term brain damage. The amount of compensation will depend purely on the impact that it’s had on your daily life, working life and overall health.
Up to £105,000
Burning and Scarring Compensation Amounts
If you have sustained an oral or body injury as a result of steaming hot food and drink in KFC, you could be owed compensation. This is viable for both employees and people visiting a KFC store. If you feel like you haven’t been trained properly handling hot machines or foods, you could be eligible to make a claim.
Up to £37,500
Food Poisoning Compensation Amounts
If you have been served under-cooked food, this can result in various symptoms such as severe diarrhea, vomiting and in cost cases even conditions such as salmonella. Multinational brands like KFC have a duty of care for their customers so if they’ve been negligent, it’s likely you’ll be owed some sort of compensation.
Up to £41,000
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I Claim if I’m an Employee?
Yes! KFC have as much of a duty of care towards their employees as they do with their customers. When handling potentially dangerous equipment and machinery, there’s a threat that serious injuries can happen. So, if you’re an employee at KFC and you’ve suffered a moderate to severe injury then you could be owed compensation.
How Will I Know if KFC are Liable?
There are many physical injuries that can be sustained at KFC where it can be proven KFC were responsible and liable. For example, if there’s a wet floor with no wet floor sign and you’ve tripped and smashed your head against the floor, this is a clear case where they are definitely liable. Another example could be if they fail to comply and keep up to standards with the Health & Safety act and an employee gets injured due to falling below these expectations.
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