Accident At Work
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
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.
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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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