Accidents At Work 2017-11-15T17:10:23+00:00

Accidents At Work

No matter if you’re working in an office, in a factory, at a supermarket or on a construction site, if you have suffered from a workplace injury, you can pursue a work accident legal claim and seek financial compensation.

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During your recovery and until your claim is solved, is important to keep track of all expenses and gather any bills that are related to your injuries.

Some common circumstances causing workplace injuries include:

  • Assaults during working hours
  • Accidents caused by forklifts or cranes
  • Faulty Equipment
  • Dangerous machinery
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Toxic substances
  • Objects falling from heights
  • Negligent co-workers
  • Lack of training and experience

These accidents may lead to a wide range of injuries, including:

  • Severe burns or electrocution
  • Amputations
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Internal injuries
  • Blindness
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Amputations
  • Brain injuries
  • Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL)
  • Fatalities

The experienced and dedicated team from Middleton Dummer Solicitors is ready to help you overcome all the financial problems and help you get the compensation you need!

By filing a work accident legal case, you’ll claim your right to receive an award meant to cover:

  • Past / future lost wages related to your injury
  • Rehabilitation expenses
  • Out-of-pocket expenses
  • Medical care
  • Monetary compensation for your pain and suffering

During your recovery and until your claim is solved, is important to keep track of all expenses and gather any bills that are related to your injuries.

Most people are afraid to file a claim against their employers, that’s’ why it’s important to be aware that in general, the employer’s insurer takes care of this, since all companies are legally required to have an insurance policy aimed at covering work accidents.