Accidents at Work
Accidents at work are a common occurrence but, when serious can impact massively on an individual’s financial circumstances resulting in an immediate drop in income. The ability to make payment of everyday household bills can quickly become affected.
Many clients feel uncomfortable pursuing a claim for compensation against their employer. Your employer will have employer’s liability insurance which should cover your employer if you make a claim. The claim will be handled by the insurers rather than your own employer.
For lower value claims, an online system has been introduced by the government to make dealing with claims worth up to £25,000 both quick and cost effective.
How we can help
If you have suffered an accident at work we can help guide you sensitively through this period of uncertainty and help you recover the appropriate amount of compensation in relation to your injury to safeguard your financial future. We have a wide range of experience in handling employer’s liability cases including the following types of cases:
- Manual handling
- Working at height
- Defective work equipment
- Defective work environment
- Handling dangerous substances
- Construction sites
- Fatal injuries
Read more in our Mythbusters guide: Employers Liability Claims
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Please contact one of the team to discuss your specific requirements.