Public Liability Claims, Public Liability Compensation Lawyers Perth WA
If you were injured in a public place you may be entitled to public liability compensation if you can prove that your injury occurred due to the negligence of another party. If you have made a public liability claim in WA, why not contact Foyle Legal compensation lawyers for an obligation free injury claim assessment.
We are compensation experts in public liability claims in WA and provide No Win No Fee legal representation for public liability claims. We will ensure that you will get the best public liability claims payouts for your public liability claim.
NO WIN NO FEE means you do not have to pay our legal fee until we conclude your claim or you receive an award.
Most of the public liability claims are as results of injuries caused by owner or occupier of premises fail to provide adequate duty of care. Slips, trip and falls in supermarkets, hotels, restaurants, pubs, or other public places are the most common type of public liability claims. Dog attacks / residential accidents are also common type of public liability claims.
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Public Liability Claims in WA
Common examples of public liability claims in WA
The most common places where public liability claims occur are as follows
- Shopping centres
- Bars / Nightclubs
- Sporting events (special restrictions apply)
- Roads and public pathways (special restrictions apply)
- Playgrounds and sports centres
In the event that the public liability injury occurs in the course of a person’s employment, you may be able to make a Workers Compensation Claim. The injured worker will not have to prove negligence in a WA workers compensation claim. If the injury involved the use of a licenced motor vehicle, motor accident victims may be able to make a Motor Vehicle Injury Claim.
Public Liability Claims Process
There is no one size fit all formula for all public liability claims in WA. What you should do after an injury in a public place is largely dependant on the circumstance and severity of your injury. Foyle Legal guides public liability clients through the claim process and helps them to get the compensation they deserve.
If you were injured in a public place, and believe that you have a public liability claim, it is advisable that you advise the liable party of the circumstances of the injury as soon as possible, and seek medical treatment and tell your doctor about where you were injured, and how you were injured.
Generally, recording the following information will assist the smooth progress of your public liability claim in WA:
- Request a copy of the incident report
- Record the names, address and contact information of any witness who has seen the public liability incident
- Keep a record of medical receipts and dates of treatments
- Take photos of your injury, and record the date of injury
- Take dated photos of accident site / circumstance that caused your injury immediately after injury if possible
- Keep records of any loss of wages or other type of income as a result of your injury
Who do I claim Public Liability Compensation Against?
Public liability claims are most commonly made against the occupiers of property (e.g. companies running a shop or supermarket), public authorities such as electricity and water authorities and third parties who are involved in a person’s work related accident. Some public liability claims examples are set out below.
Example – Occupiers Liability
Jean goes shopping at the local supermarket, she slips on water leaking from a fridge. Subsequent investigation reveals that the shopping centre knew of the leaky fridge and took no action. Jean could take an action in negligence against the shopping centre.
Example – Public Authorities
The Electricity company workmen perform work on a power pole located near Jason’s house. The power pole is rotten at the bottom and falls over severely injuring Jason. Jason could sue the electricity company.
Example – Third Party Company
Todd works for a boring contractor on a site controlled by a large mining company. The foreman from the large mining company leaves the entry to a mine shaft open and Jason falls into the mine shaft. Jason could sue the large mining company directly.
What public liability claims payouts can I claim?
If you have made a public liability claim, you can claim the following public liability compensation, if applicable to your situation:
- Past and future medical expenses;
- Past and future economic loss;
- Pain and suffering damages;
- Loss of business profits;
- For voluntary services provided by your family and friends assisting you with domestic chores, self care and travel to medical appointments;
- Paid services (e.g. cost of someone to mow the lawn, costs of a paid carer); and
- Travel expenses
Maximise your Public Liability Compensation
Foyle Legal Uses Unique Insight to Maximise your Public Liability Claim
The Director of Foyle Legal is one of only a few public liability compensation lawyers in Perth who has practiced as a claimant and defendant lawyer in public liability personal injury cases. This gives Foyle Legal a unique insight into what the other party is doing which Foyle Legal can use to help you with your injury claim. If you think you have a public liability claim, or require further assistance with your public liability claim settlement, why not contact us at 0408 727 343, alternatively submit an obligation free enquiry. At foyle legal, we provide no win no fee public liability accident compensation claim legal advice.
Foyle Legal can also help you to identify other compensation options. For example in the event that the injured person is totally and permanently disabled as a result of a public liability accident they may be able to make a Total and Permanent Disability claim through their superannuation fund or private insurer.
No Win No Fee Public Liability Claim Lawyers
Benefits of Engaging No Win No Fee Lawyers at Foyle Legal
The usual procedure when you engage a lawyer is the lawyer charges you on a regular basis for work done regardless of whether you win or lose. A no win no fee lawyer will only charge you a fee if you are successful in settling your claim for compensation or obtaining a successful judgement. The no win no fee* arrangement does not mean you have nothing to lose. If you go to trial and lose then you will have to pay the other party’s legal costs and disbursements such as court costs and medical costs.
Foyle Legal Provides Legal Services to all of WA
What suburbs in Perth does Foyle Legal provide legal representation to?
Foyle Legal provides legal presentation to clients all over Perth. It includes but not limited to north of river, south of the river, Perth city areas, eastern suburbs, western suburbs and Fremantle areas.
North of the river – Northern Suburbs
Ballajura – Bassendean – Bayswater – Beechboro – Carine – Carramar – Clarkson – Connolly – Currambine – Dianella – Doubleview – Duncraig – Eden Hill – Edgewater – Embleton – Glendalough- Greenwood – Gwelup – Heathridge – Hillarys – Inglewood – Innaloo – Joondalup – Kallaroo – Karrinyup – Kingsley – Landsdale – Maida Vale – Malaga – Marangaroo – Mindarie – Mindarie Keys- Morley – Mullaloo – Munster – North Beach – Osborne Park – Padbury – Scarborough – Shenton Park – Sorrento – Trigg – Tuart Hill – Wanneroo – Warwick – Waterman – Wembley Downs – Woodlands – Woodvale – Yanchep
South of the River – Southern Suburbs
Alfred Cove – Applecross – Ardross – Attadale – Bateman – Beaconsfield – Beeliar – Bentley – Bibra Lake – Bicton – Booragoon – Bullcreek – Canning Bridge – Canning Vale – Cannington – Casuarina- Cockburn – Como – Coogee – East Victoria Park – Forrestdale – Gosnells – Jandakot – Karawara – Kelmscott – Kwinana – Melville – Mount Pleasant – Palmyra – Shelley – Spearwood – Success – Wattle Grove – Welshpool – Willetton – Wilson – Winthrop
Perth Inner City
Burswood – CBD/Northbridge – East Perth – Highgate – Leederville – Maylands – Mount Hawthorn- Mount Lawley – North Perth – South Perth – Subiaco – Victoria Park – West Leederville – West Perth – CBD – Kings Park – Northbridge – Perth
Ascot – Belmont – Carlisle – Kewdale – Newburn – Redcliffe – Rivervale
Churchlands – City Beach – Claremont – Cottesloe – Crawley – Daglish – Dalkeith – Floreat – Mosman Park – Mount Claremont – Nedlands – Swanbourne – Wembley
East Fremantle – Fremantle – Hamilton Hill – North Fremantle – O’Connor – South Fremantle
Does Foyle Legal provide Legal presentation to surrounding areas of Perth?
Yes, Foyle Legal extends legal presentation to surrounding areas of Perth. This include but limited to Avon Valley, North Coast & Valleys, Peel areas, Perth Hills, Rottnest Island, and Swan Valley.
Avon Valley – New Norcia – Northam – Other Avon Valley Areas – Toodyay – York – Clackline – Wooroloo
North Coast & Valleys
Bindoon – Chittering – Gingin – Guilderton – Lancelin – Ledge Point – Lower Chittering – Moore River – Neeragabby – Upper Chittering – Wanerie – Woodridge
Mandurah – Peel Coast – Peel Inland – Baldivis – Barragup – Boddington – Dawesville – Dwellingup- Falcon – Greenfields – Halls Head – Karnup – Mandurah – Mandurah East – Meadow Springs – Pinjarra – Port Kennedy – Quindanning – Ravenswood – Rockingham – Rockingham Beach – Safety Bay – Secret Harbour – Serpentine – Shoalwater – South Yunderup – Wannanup – Waroona- West Pinjarra
Armadale Area – Bickley – Carmel Wine Region – Kalamunda Area – Mundaring Area – Other Perth Hills Areas – Serpentine – Jarrahdale Area – Armadale – Bedfordale – Bickley – Byford – Carmel – Chidlow – Darling Downs – Darlington – Forrestfield – Gidgegannup – Glen Forrest – Gooseberry Hill – Greenmount – High Wycombe – Hovea – Jarrahdale – Kalamunda – Karragullen – Lesmurdie – Mount Helena – Mundaring – Mundijong – Orange Grove – Parkerville – Paulls Valley – Pickering Brook – Roleystone – Stoneville – Wungong
Baskerville – Belhus – Bellevue – Brigadoon – Bullsbrook – Caversham – Ellenbrook – Guildford – Hazelmere – Henley Brook – Herne Hill – Middle Swan – Midland – Midvale – Millendon – South Guildford – Swan Valley – The Vines – Upper Swan – Viveash – West Midland – West Swan – Whiteman
Does Foyle Legal provide legal service to clients in Regional WA?
Yes, we service all of WA, including remote or regional areas of Western Australia.
Caiguna – Cocklebiddy – Madura – Mundrabilla – Esperance – Woody Island – Goldfields – Balladonia – Boulder – Broad Arrow – Coolgardie – Cue – Gwalia – Kalgoorlie – Kalgoorlie-Boulder – Kambalda – Kookynie – Laverton – Leonora – Menzies – Murchison – Norseman – Warburton – Hopetoun – Munglinup – Ravensthorpe – Wheatbelt – Bolgart – Broomehill – Caballing – Corrigin – Gnowangerup – Holleton – Hyden – Kulin – Lake Grace – Lake Yealering – Merredin – Mullewa – Narembeen – Narrogin – Nungarin – Wagin – Wandering – Watheroo – Williams – Coral Coast – Cervantes to Dongara – Badgingarra – Cervantes – Dongara – Eneabba – Green Head – Jurien – Leeman – Mingenew – Port Denison – Coral Bay – Exmouth – Ningaloo Reef – Abrolhos Islands – Carnamah – Geraldton – Greenough – Northampton – Kalbarri – Port Gregory – Carnarvon – Denham – Monkey Mia – Shark Bay – North West – The Kimberley – Broome Peninsula – Broome – Cable Beach – Roebuck – Dampier Peninsula – East Kimberley – Halls Creek – Kununurra – Lake Argyle – Warmun – Wyndham – West Kimberley – Derby – Fitzroy Crossing – The Pilbara – Karijini -Pilbara Coast – Dampier – Karratha – Onslow – Point Samson – Port Hedland – Roebourne – South Hedland – Thevenard Island – Wickham – Pilbara Outback – Marble Bar – Newman – Pilbara – South West – Blackwood River Valley – Balingup Area – Balingup – Mullalyup – Boyup Brook Area – Boyup Brook – Bridgetown / Greenbushes Area – Bridgetown – Greenbushes – Nannup Area – Jalbarragup – Nannup – Geographe / Bunbury – Bunbury Area – Australind – Bunbury – Eaton – Collie River Valley Area – Collie River Valley – Donnybrook / Capel – Capel – Donnybrook – Glen Mervyn – Kirup – Peppermint Grove Beach – Ferguson Valley Area – Dardanup – Ferguson Valley – Wellington Mill – Wellington Mills via Dardanup – Harvey Area – Binningup – Cookernup – Harvey – Myalup – Preston Beach – Yarloop – Great Southern – Albany Coast – Albany – Big Grove – Bornholm – Emu Point – Little Grove – Middleton Beach – Redmond – Robinson – Bremer Bay Coast – Bremer Bay – Denmark Coast – Bow Bridge – Denmark – Golden Hill – Hazelvale – Kentdale – Nornalup – Frankland River – Frankland – Kojonup – Mount Barker / Porongurup – Amelup – Cranbrook – East Porongurup – Kendenup – Manypeaks – Mount Barker – Narrikup – Porongurup – Margaret River – Busselton/Vasse – Broadwater – Busselton – Geographe – Vasse – Dunsborough/Yallingup – Bunker Bay – Cape Naturaliste – Carbunup – Carbunup River – Dunsborough – Eagle Bay – Marybrook – Naturaliste – Quedjinup – Quindalup – Yallingup – Margaret River Central – Forest Grove – Forest Grove via Margaret River – Gnarabup – Gnarabup Beach – Karridale – Margaret Region – Margaret River – Prevelly Park – Rosa Glen – Margaret River North – Chapman Hill – Cowaramup – Gracetown – Metricup – Wilyabrup – Witchcliffe – Yelverton – Margaret River South – Augusta – Kudardup – Southern Forests – Manjimup Area – Donnelly River – Manjimup – Nyamup – Quinninup – Northcliffe Area – Pemberton Area – Pemberton – West Pemberton – Walpole Area – North Walpole – Walpole