Accidents at work can often be the most stressful injury, there’s worries that you may lose your job if you decide to make a claim for an injury you received, as a result of wrong doing by the business.
How we can help
Accidents at work can often be the most stressful injury, there’s worries that you may lose your job if you decide to make a claim for an injury you received, as a result of wrong doing by the business. The reality is that you shouldn’t have to worry about losing your job as the company will have insurance policies that protects the employees. This means that any compensation paid will be paid by the insurance company and not the business you’re employed by. Without a proper reason you cannot me dismissed from your job.
Injuries can often lead you to having to take unpaid time off work which can lead to money worries, something that no one should have to deal with on top of their injuries. We can successfully recover the wages that you have lost due to taking time off, meaning that you have one less thing to worry about.
But we don’t just stop there, we will also make sure that we receive compensation for any other expenses that may have occurred such as travel and treatment costs. We will also take into account any future loss of earnings that may occur if you can no longer progress further in your industry due to the injury.
How much could you claim?
All claims are different and there is no way of predicting how much your case could be worth until we find out more details about your claim. But our specially trained personal injury solicitors will, ensure that they take every possible cost into account when negotiating your claim. Some of these include:
- Loss of earnings from time off work
- Future loss of earnings due to halted career progression
- The care you have received
- Adaptions that may need to be made to your property or vehicle
- Travel expenses
- Treatment costs
As well as many other expenses that can be claimed back and as we offer a no win no fee agreement you don’t need to worry about you being left out of pocket. If you want to find out more about what your claim could be worth than fill out an online enquiry form or call us on 0800 1123 156.
What types of accidents can you claim for?
There is a huge list of different types of accidents that you can claim compensation for, in fact as long as the accident happened while you were in your place of work and it wasn’t your fault you should have a case. Some industries are more prone to injuries than others one of the most common industries we settle claims for is the construction industry, others include the warehousing industry and offices.
We also have a specialist department of military injury solicitors which have been specially trained to provide you with the best possible service if you sustained an injury while working in the military. Whether it be a physical injury or a mental injury we can still get you the compensation you deserve.
Injuries in the work place can be caused by many different factors but more often than not they occur due to incorrect training or lack of safety regulations. Poorly maintained equipment can prove very dangerous when being used, slips, trips and falls can be caused by spillages that haven’t been cleaned up or cabling that has not been positioned safely.