Ms L sustained an injury after tripping on the uneven surface in the car park of Burnley Crematorium.
The hole Ms L tripped over was three inches deep and caused her to fall heavily, resulting in a bad sprain to her left ankle, injury to her left hip and thigh, and contusion injuries to both knees and bruising.
How Farleys’ Personal Injury Team Helped
Ms L contacted Farleys Solicitors specialist personal injury team who immediately pursued a claim on her behalf. A Claim Notification Form was issued to Burnley Borough Council who admitted liability without contention.
Our experts also obtained medical evidence, following the disclosure of which, together with details of special damages were able to negotiate a settlement. Farleys were able to recover all of Ms L’s legal costs along with obtaining in excess of £7,000 damages.
If you have suffered a slip, trip or fall please don’t hesitate to contact us on 0845 050 1958, or alternatively please complete an online claim assessment.