Personal Injury

BehanBarry Solicitors are personal injury solicitors and are here to assist you with your personal injury compensation claim. Click on the options below to learn more.

Due to the introduction of the Personal Injury Assessment Board ( injuriesboard.ie ) all claims for personal injuries have to be submitted to this board.

BehanBarry Solicitors can assist you in registering a claim with the Injuries Board. For more information and to get started see our Injuries Board Page.

Accidents in Public Places

The most common types of accidents in public places we deal with are public liability claims arising from slips, trips and falls in public places, accidents in schools and in retail premises and accidents abroad.

What is a Public Liability Claim?
If you have an accident or suffer a personal injury whilst on public property which was not your fault then you may be entitled to make a personal injury compensation claim.

Types of Public Claims

  • Injuries suffered as a result of dangerous footpaths, pot holes, dangerous stairs or steps.
  • Slips or falls in supermarkets, shopping centres, car parks and restaurants.
  • Injuries caused by objects falling from a height in public places.
  • Litter or rubbish bags creating a hazard in walking areas
  • Badly parked vehicles on the road which may obstruct the foot path

It you have suffered an injury after being involved in an accident in a public place contact us now and we will be able to let you know if you are entitled to make a public liability compensation claim.

Time Limits
There are strict time limits to make an injury claim. In Ireland the statute of limitation is two years and therefore all cases must be commenced within two years from the date of the accident.
Fidelma Barry or Violet Behan would be happy to talk you through the process of making a claim. Telephone us now on 045 533761 or complete our contact form.

Road Traffic Accidents

Were you involved in a Road Traffic Accident which was not your fault and you suffered injuries?
Were you a passenger in car, van, bus or coach which was involved in a collision and you suffered injuries?
Were you a pedestrian/ a motor cyclist/ a pedal cyclist/ a driver who suffered personal injuries?

How to begin a personal injury claim following a road traffic accident:
If you or anyone you know has suffered an injury as a result of a road traffic accident contact our firm now for immediate advice.
There are strict time limits in place to make injury claims. For further information log onto our website, for further advice. In Ireland there is a 2 year limitation period for road traffic accidents claims to be brought.
Fidelma Barry/Violet Behan will be happy to talk you through the process of making a claim and would be happy to answer any questions or queries you have. Telephone us now on 045 533761 or complete our contact form.

Accidents at Work


BehanBarry Solicitors have extensive experience in the area of personal injury litigation in Ireland. LINK
Under the Health & Safety Acts together with other legislation there are strict obligations on employers to ensure that employees have a safe system of work and that employees are properly trained in the tasks that they are carrying out and that they are provided with proper equipment in the course of their employment.
Fidelma Barry/Violet Behan will be happy to talk you through the process of making a claim and would be happy to answer any questions or queries you have. Telephone us now on 045 533761 or complete our contact form.