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installation was two days ago, and it dropped on me. now I am injured. I think the key thing here is about his neglience and exemption clause.
What legal principles can i use against him?
Thank you. Did you go to the doctors or hospital?
What was the value of the job and what did he do?
What happened and what is the nature of your injuries?
Ignore the contract because that is not material, surprisingthough it may seem
I went to the hospital. He did the electrical lininig for the celing, which cost several thousands. The electric was loose and it fell and hit me. I suffered head injures.
It does not matter what the contract says aboutpersonal injury or negligence or any kind of disclaimer. If it is with regardto injury consequent upon his negligence, then it is of no effect theprovisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act. It does not matter what it says,he is still liable for any injuries that you suffer as a result of hisnegligence.
Yes, you have a claim in negligence for personalinjury and a claim in breach of contract for having the job right.
Personal injury will be dealt with by any no-win no fee solicitor and clients have used this one in the past and been pleased http://www.handleylaw.co.uk/
We are not allowed to recommend firms, just give you names.
If you get the rest of the work put right,
you can sue for the costs in the Small Claims Court if under £10,000.
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