Overview

If you have suffered a sport injury or leisure injury you may be eligible to claim personal injury compensation.

The organiser and sometimes the other participants have a responsibility for keeping the event or the venue safe for the sport or leisure activity you are participating in. If they don’t follow the rules, in a reckless way, you may be able to bring a compensation claim either against the owner of the premises, the organiser of an event or one of the other participants.

Our sport injury solicitors have considerable experience and knowledge of the rules, regulations and laws that apply. We have successfully recovered personal injury compensation for victims of accidents at fairgrounds, sports grounds and leisure centres.

We offer free advice and guidance without obligation. If you choose to instruct our leisure injury solicitors we will represent you on a no win, no fee basis.

Our experience

Hugh James has a wealth of experience in this specific area of law.  A few cases to note include: 

  • Representing the first international rugby player to successfully sue another for injury occurring during an international rugby match in Paris.
  • Children who injured themselves as a result of dangerous playground equipment.
  • Victims of excessive chemicals in a swimming pool.

Key contact

Mark Harvey is a Partner in the claimant division. He has obtained compensation for many individual victims of common but defective consumer products as well as victims of accidents overseas and arising out of travel generally.

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