A backhoe loader accident claim can be brought if you feel that you have been injured as a result of negligence on a construction site. It is extremely common for incidents such as backhoe loader accidents to occur on construction sites. The equipment is heavy duty, tasks are carried out on a massive scale and, if safety procedures are not followed, danger can lurk around every corner. This is a place where everything is super-sized, including the vehicles, so it is vital that machinery is always well maintained.
Negligence may include damaged or worn controls, broken buckets and flat tyres. It can also relate to situations where accidents occur because employees have not been properly trained. A claim for compensation can legitimately relate to any of these situations, as it is the duty of the site manager to make sure that safety procedures are clear, and the duty of the backhoe loader owner to care for its maintenance. If you have suffered a backhoe loader injury that wasn’t your fault, within the last three years, you may be eligible for a compensatory pay out.
Who should I talk to?
At Accident Advice Helpline, making a claim for compensation is simple. If you want to make a claim, you just have to speak to one of our expert advisors. They will ask you six easy questions in order to assess the validity of your claim to financial remuneration and then they will record the details of your case. If possible, you should keep photographic evidence both of your injuries and of the equipment that caused them, in order to build up a strong case.
With almost 15 years of experience, we can help you to seek recompense for earnings lost due to time off work and to win compensation for expensive medical bills and other costs. Our solicitors are committed to your case, and will work on a no win, no fee* basis, in order to secure you the outcome that you deserve. We have dealt with thousands of cases, many involving accidents on construction sites, so we understand what needs to be done to give a claim the best possible chance of success.
In order to find out whether you are eligible, call one of our friendly advisors direct today on 0800 180 4123 for a free consultation. Or text CLAIM365 to 88010 for a call back from an Accident Advice Helpline specialist. We understand that it can take time to bounce back from a physical or psychological trauma and that, if the accident wasn’t your fault, feelings of bitterness and anger can ensue. We believe that this negative emotion can be channelled into positive action.Open Claim Calculator
What is the next step?
If you are keen to go ahead with a claim, you must first pass an eligibility test. This is designed to ensure that your case is suitable for compensation. We do not accept cases that we believe are unsuitable or highly unlikely to be successful so, whatever the outcome, you will always be fully informed.
The path towards recovery, both physical and financial, can be a difficult one at times but, with our help you can get the payout that you deserve.