Public & Occupier’s Liability Claims: A broken wet floor sign no longer able to warn people of slipping, tripping or falling hazards
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Public & Occupier’s Liability Claims Solicitors

If you had an accident in a public place or private property, you need a personal injury solicitor that specialises in public and occupier’s liability claims. McCartan Turkington Breen have one of Northern Ireland’s most experienced personal injury claims departments. You will find us to be reassuring, efficient and rigorous in our resolve to get you the compensation you deserve. We offer free, confidential and no obligation initial consultations. Contact us and let us know how we can help you.


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Slip or trip claims & compensation

Belfast & Northern Ireland

Having an accident in a public place can be embarrassing and many would prefer not to make a fuss when it happens. Despite this, such incidents can have lasting consequences and if they were the fault of another, compensation could be owed.

Slips or trips can happen anywhere

McCartan Turkington Breen has helped many people in Northern Ireland who have suffered due to accidents in public spaces such as parks, gyms, supermarkets and bars. Our personal injury claims department is so well regarded, that it is currently ranked in the top band in the prestigious Chambers Guide.  

Our expert solicitors will work tirelessly to get you:

  • Compensation for your pain, suffering and loss of amenity.
  • Private medical examinations.
  • Loss of earnings payments.
  • Any other special damages that are appropriate in the context of your case.

People expect to remain safe in a public place. We understand the pain, stress and frustration caused by injuries that were not your fault. Our team of dedicated personal injury experts have obtained compensation for clients that have suffered a wide range of injuries, from soft-tissue injuries such as cuts and bruising to fractured bones. Our mission is to get you back to where you were before your accident, or as close to it as possible.

Speak with a public & occupier’s liability claims solicitor

If you were injured in a public place in the last three years, contact us without delay and we will do everything we can to achieve the best possible outcome for you. Our initial consultations are free of charge, confidential and without obligation.

We can also help if your accident occurred in the Republic of Ireland through our sister firm, F.V. Harty & Co.


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Slips & trips claims department

Our team of specialist personal injury solicitors based in Belfast have a deserved reputation for delivering results in a timely manner.

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Law Society of Northern Ireland
Chambers Ranked Leading Firm McCartan Turkington Breen
Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
LSA Legal Services Agency Northern Ireland
ISO International Organization for Standardization
UKAS Management System
The Law Society of England and Wales
STEP Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Queens University Belfast School of Law
Home Charter Scheme The Law Society of Northern Ireland
Hospitality Ulster
Law Society of Ireland
Belfast Harlequins RFC
Rosario FC
UK200 Group
belfast solicitors association
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