An enjoyable evening out at a nightclub can be ruined if you suffer an injury due to a slip on a wet surface or injure yourself due to inadequately maintained fittings in the venue. Often, getting immediate medical assistance can be difficult, as can obtaining details from witnesses in a noisy environment. Both of these factors can affect the potential success of a nightclub injury compensation claim as much as the possible reluctance of a nightclub proprietor to admit liability for your injuries.
Whenever you sustain any injury, your first priority should be that of your health. Your GP is likely to be unavailable during the hours that a nightclub is open, so you should ask somebody to accompany you to the accident and emergency department of your local hospital. You attendance at hospital will be chronicled in your medical notes, and these will be used to support your claim for nightclub injury compensation.
Making a Nightclub Injury Compensation Claim
Because of a potential lack of witnesses and the likelihood of liability issues surrounding your injuries, you should always consult a solicitor when making a nightclub injury compensation claim. Your solicitor will be able to assist you with the application form to the Injuries Board Ireland and advise you how to proceed should the nightclub owner dispute your nightclub injury claim or suggest that you contributed to your injuries by your own lack of care.
You solicitor will also be able to advise you what special damages you are entitled to include in your nightclub injury compensation claim to cover any expenses you incurred getting to the hospital (and possibly visiting your GP for a check-up afterwards) and any loss of earnings you may have experienced due to your nightclub injury preventing you from attending work.
There are a number of other special damages that you may be able to claim depending on your personal circumstances and the effect your nightclub injury has had on you, and this is why it is always interests to speak with an experienced personal injury claims solicitor when making a claim for nightclub injury compensation.
Free Nightclub Injury Claim Advice
If you have sustained an injury in a nightclub due to negligence within a nightclub, you are invited to call our free nightclub injury claim advice service on 1800 911 940. Calling this number will enable you to discuss your claim for nightclub injury compensation with an experienced personal injury solicitor who will be able to provide you with helpful and practical advice in complete confidentiality and with no obligation to proceed with a nightclub injury compensation claim.
Call us now on 1800 911 940 or if you cannot speak now please fill in the form on the left and we will call you back.
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What to Expect When You Call
One of the most commented on features of our service is our understanding nature. Therefore, when you call our free nightclub injury claim advice line, we acknowledge that you have recently experienced a physical trauma and could still be recovering from your injuries.
We will listen carefully as you explain to us how your nightclub injury was sustained, what treatment you received for your injury and how it has affected your quality of life. We also need to know (because we will not presume) whether you had been drinking or taking drugs on the night in question.
Wherever possible, we will try to establish that you have a nightclub injury compensation claim that it is worth your while to pursue, advise you how long the process will take and how much nightclub injury compensation we would expect you to receive.
You are welcome to ask any questions you may have which are relevant to your nightclub injury claim, and we will answer them without using legal jargon and assuring before the end of our initial telephone conversation that you have understood our answers and any further advice we have given you.
You are under no obligation to act on anything we have discussed, and many of our clients have found it helpful to take a little time to reflect on what we have talked about, and discuss your options with family and friends before proceeding with a nightclub injury compensation claim.
However, we would advise against delaying your first call to our free nightclub injury claim advice service as, under the Statute of Limitations, you only have two years from the date of your injury in which to make your claim and the potential issues with liability may hold up the filing of your nightclub injury claim.
Therefore, it is in your best interests to call 1800 911 940 at your earliest possible opportunity. Our lines are open from 8.00am to 10.00pm seven days a week, or you can complete your contact details in the form at the foot of the page, and one of our experienced personal injury claims solicitors will get back in touch with you.