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If you're injured in a gym accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Gym owners have a responsibility to keep their premises safe, and if they fail to do so, you may be able to hold them liable for your injuries.

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Stonehewer Moss Solicitors

Why choose us?

Personal Injury Specialists

We are specialists in personal injury law with a proven track record in securing compensation.

No Win, No Fee

We offer a no-win no-fee claims service to ease the financial pressure on you.

Free Initial Consultation

You can arrange a free no-obligation case review to help you decide if we’re the injury lawyers for you.

Accredited Firm

We are accredited by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL), demonstrating our experience specialist expertise in personal injury law.

Personal Service

We will support you throughout the claims process, providing a personal, friendly and compassionate service, with local home and hospital visits if required.

Accident in Gyms

Accident in Gyms

Going to the gym is a great way to get in shape and improve your overall health. However, it’s also important to be aware of the potential risks involved in any physical activity.

Every year, countless people are injured in gyms across the country. In fact, a recent study found that the number of gym-related accidents has increased by 30% over the past 5 years.

While some of these accidents are due to user error, many of them are actually out of your control. If you have been injured in a gym accident that wasn’t your fault then you maybe able to claim compensation for your injury.


Tripping on cords or equipment

Anyone who has ever been to a gym knows that there are a lot of cords and equipment around, which can make it easy to trip and have an accident.

In fact, tripping on cords or equipment is one of the most common accidents that occur in gyms.

While most people are lucky enough to only suffer minor injuries, some can be seriously hurt.

If you’re injured in a gym accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Gym owners have a responsibility to keep their premises safe, and if they fail to do so, you may be able to hold them liable for your injuries.

Weights or other equipment

Although most people go to the gym with the intention of getting healthy, there is always the risk of accident or injury.

Weights and other gym equipment can pose a serious threat if they are not used properly.  There are numerous accidents in gyms each year, resulting in everything from cuts and bruises to more serious injuries like broken bones or concussions.

This often happens when people are lifting heavier weights than they can handle and end up dropping them. And while some of these accidents may be due to user error, others may be the result of faulty equipment or poor maintenance.

Slip and fall accidents

Every year, thousands of people are injured in slip and fall accidents. Many of these accidents occur in gyms, where people are often working out on slippery surfaces.

Injuries from a slip and fall accident can range from minor cuts and bruises to more serious injuries like broken bones or head trauma. In some cases, the accident may even result in death.

While most gym-related accidents are not fatal, they can still cause a great deal of pain and suffering. If you have been injured in a gym accident, it is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible. 


Most common exercise-related injuries

Though exercise is vital for maintaining good health, it’s not without its risks. Every year, countless people find themselves sidelined by accident or injury, prevented from working out and reaping the benefits of physical activity.

While some exercise-related injuries are due to unforeseen circumstances, others are the result of repetitive motions or poor form. The most common exercise-related injuries include strains and sprains, stress fractures, and overuse injuries.

Strains and sprains are usually the result of a sudden accident or fall, and often occur in the muscles, ligaments, or tendons.

These injuries can be extremely painful, and may take weeks or even months to heal completely. Stress fractures are tiny cracks in the bone that occur when muscles become fatigued and can no longer support the weight of the body.

While they sometimes happen as the result of an accident, they more often develop slowly over time. Overuse injuries are caused by repeating the same motion over and over again, damaging tissues and leading to pain and inflammation.

These types of injuries are particularly common among runners and other endurance athletes. Though exercise-related injuries can be frustrating, they don’t have to put an end to your workout routine. With proper treatment and a little bit of patience, most injuries will heal in time, allowing you to get back to your favorite activities.


Gym injury compensation

If you have the unfortunate experience of being in an accident at the gym, there are a few things you should do. First, seek medical attention if you have sustained any injuries. Even if you feel fine, it’s always best to get checked out by a professional to be sure.

Once you have been cleared by a medical professional, or if you did not sustain any injuries, the next step is to notify the manager or owner of the gym.

They will need to fill out an accident report and will likely want to see any surveillance footage of the incident.

Finally, make sure to document everything that happened in the accident, including taking pictures if possible.

If you have suffered an accident or injury while using gym equipment, you may be entitled to compensation.

In order to claim compensation, you will need to prove that the gym was at fault for your accident or injury. At Stonehewer Moss Solicitors we can help you gather evidence and build a strong case for compensation.


Why Choose Stonehewer Moss Solicitors?

If you are injured in an accident you will want the best team of experts who know personal injury law and are highly qualified within this area. Its crucial to obtain the very best solicitors as this can be a critical factor in obtaining the maximum compensation you deserve. Selecting the right solicitor will greatly increase your chances of winning your claim. 

At Stonehewer Moss Solicitors we have years of experience dealing with complex claims. Our solicitors know the laws and regulations that exist to protect you which is all the more important to choose the very best.


No Win No Fee Personal Injury Solicitors

Stonehewer Moss Solicitors, based in Northwich, is one of Cheshire’s leading personal injury claims solicitors, accredited by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, with vast experience and an extensive record of compensation claims success for accidents at work.

We handle the majority of cases on a No Win No Fee basis. Watch this short video to learn more.

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