Claiming compensation for an injury caused by a tyre blowout on public transport

Public transport in the UK is one of the most advanced in Europe, but unfortunately mistakes can be made through negligence and if you are injured you could look to make a claim. It is required by law that tyres should be of a certain standard so that there is little risk of you becoming involved in an accident, so if this isn’t the case then you could end up requiring serious medical attention. Tyres an incredibly important safety feature that help control vital aspects of the vehicle such as handling and braking, so if you are using public transport and the vehicle you are in has a blowout and you become injured, you could be entitled to make a claim for compensation.

Where might I be able to claim?

If you have been injured as a result of a tyre blowout on public transport then you could be eligible to make a claim for compensation. Some examples of where you may be able to claim include:

·         Accidents which were caused by excessive speeding

·         Claims against a negligent driver

·         Claims against poorly maintained tyres

·         Claims if you have been involved in a collision

·         Claims if you have suffered cuts or lacerations.

Who could I look to make a claim against?

If you are looking to make a claim for compensation as a result of an injury caused by a tyre blowout on public transportation, then there are a number of people who could be at fault, with the company in charge of the transportation being the most likely suspect. Tyres play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety of any vehicle so if they are not in a safe condition you could be left with serious injuries and be forced to miss out on work, so if this has affected you then you shouldn’t have to suffer the consequences in silence.

Will Manners Pimblett help with my claim?

When it comes to making a successful claim for compensation it is important that you fully understand what you can and cannot do in court, so in order to stand the best chance of success you may want to consider the help of professionals. Here at Manners Pimblett we have a team of expert solicitors who can work with you every step of the way to ensure that the case runs as smoothly as possible.

For more information on how the team here at Manners Pimblett can help you, simply contact one of our experts today on 0845 072 0772.


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