If you’ve been injured at work through no fault of your own, you may have a case for claiming compensation. In the UK, business owners and employees are totally responsible for the welfare of their staff along with any visitors to their premises. Business owners are legally obliged to hold insurance while conforming to Health and Safety Regulations in order to ensure they meet those responsibilities.
If you feel your employer has not met these legal obligations which have led to an accident at work in the last three years, you can receive compensation by making a work accident claim with UK Claim Lawyers. There are many reasons why you might have been injured at work, this could be:-
- As a result of defective equipment
- Ignorance of, or unacceptable adherence to Health and Safety Regulations
- Improper trading
- A trip, slip or fall
- A falling object
- Noxious substances or environment
Any of the above will entitle you to make a work accident claim, if the incident and injury caused wasn’t your fault.
Types of work accident claims
If you’ve been badly injured you might find yourself having to take an extended period of time off work. This could lead to financial hardship, another reason to make a claim for work accident compensation with professional lawyers in the UK. Even in a situation where you have contributed to an accident, if your employer is adjudged to be the main instigator of your injury, you may still be in a position to claim work compensation. Here is a list of injuries that experienced solicitor firms cover, but are not solely limited to:-
- Broken bones
- Muscular damage
- Asbestos-related disease
- Repetitive strain injury
Whatever type of injury you have sustained at work through the fault of another, a dedicated team of customer service advisers will be able to find the most suitable work accident solicitor for your case.
Plenty of helpful online information
Have you been injured in a work accident? If you’re a little unsure about pursuing a work accident claim, there’s plenty of helpful online information to read. Recommended lawyers in the UK provide clients with a fast, confidential, hassle-free service. The good news is leading lawyer firms operate on a 100% no-win, no-fee basis. This means that you have nothing to lose when making a claim for a work accident.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity for a free, no-obligation assessment. You have the option of speaking in confidence to a legal adviser by telephone or providing details for a 30 second test online. You’ll need to answer the following questions:-
- Were you injured in the last three years?
- Was the accident your fault?
- Where were you injured?
- Did you receive medical attention?
In reply, you will receive a guideline as to how much you might get if your work accident compensation claim is successful.