Accident At Work

When you go to work, you expect to work in a safe and secure environment with limited risks involved.A work place should have safe work spaces, protective equipment and have clear health and safety protocols.

No matter the precautions or protections that are put in place, workplace accidents may happen under varying circumstances. Injuries caused by workplace accidents usually range in severity from just minor lacerations, sprains, broken bones, severe burns, amputations, and in the worst of cases, fatalities.

What You Should Do If You Have An Accident At Work?

Report the accident to your employer straight away
Ensure you employer records the accident in the log book
Obtain driver and vehicle information in case of an auto accident
Follow up with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to confirm that your employer reported the accident to them.

Examples of Accidents at work

You may have a valid basis for a work accident compensation claim if you get into an accident at your place of work and suffer injuries. Here are some of the situations when you would have a valid claim for compensation.

Slip, trip or fall
Injury by a dangerous machine
Falling objects
Negligence of a co worker
Assault at thr work place
Toxic substances or noxious environment

How Can You Assist me?

Every work place related claim is very unique. However, we do have proven methods to get maximum compensation for our clients.

Claims for workplace injury compensation may include:

General Damages: - This includes physical pain and suffering, decreased quality of life, physical disfigurement or impairment, or even mental anguish.
Medical Expenses:- This includes medical treatment as a result of the accident; counseliing, physiotherapy etc.
Loss Of Earnings:- This includes past and any future earnings, for example sick days.
Travel Expenses :- This includes any travel associated with the accident. Petrol expenses, trains, flights etc.
Care Claims :- It applies to anybody that had to serve as your caretaker following your workplace injury that prevented you from handling your basic everyday needs. The claim is usually paid directly to the caretaker.

How much does it cost?

We work on a NO win No fee basis. This means you only pay us if we win your case for you. There is no upfront or hidden costs, we are transparent with our process and pricing.

Our Simple Claims Process

Get in Touch
There are many ways you can get in touch with us to start your claim. You can call us, email us, or send us a message via our website.
Review Your Claim
Our expert team of solicitors will review your case and let you know if you have a claim.
Start Claim Process
We will then start acting on your behalf and send a letter of claim to the defendant to start the legal process.
Wait for Your Outcome
We will keep you informed on the progress of your claim and if successful let you know.

Accident At Work Claim

Complete the form today to find out if you have a viable claim and if High Street Solicitors can help you, alternatively feel free to contact us on 0151 243 6700.

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