Life as a stockbroker can be exciting, challenging and financially rewarding. Although many people can overestimate the financial benefits of stockbroking, while underestimating the hours you have to work. The work itself can test your mental and psychological limits. Typically fast-paced and performed alongside highly motivated colleagues, stockbroking can also have its risky sides. If you were injured while working, you may now be looking to make a stockbroker accident claim. A reputable firm such as Accident Advice Helpline is a great place to start.
Why raise an accident claim?
You may be wary of making an accident claim, fearing that it could have a negative effect on your career prospects in the long run. You should not stop yourself from pursuing a claim because of this. There is no shame in looking out for your best interests, and the person or organisation you are suing for compensation may be insured for just the kind of accident that happened to you. Even without insurance, the nature of your injuries may be such that you have had to take time off work, or have incurred other financial obligations, seriously impacting on your ability to live as you did before the accident. Gain financial peace of mind by making the claim that you are entitled to today.
How to make a stockbroker accident claim
To make a stockbroker accident claim, you should be able to show that someone else caused your injuries. A colleague may have physically struck you, or maybe someone ran into you, causing you to fall over. Stockbroking can sometimes become a passionate affair, and the atmosphere you were working in may have been dangerous. However, you could also start an accident claim if you were asked to work with unsafe electrical equipment or in a dangerous office or trading floor. Perhaps your employer overlooked the dangers to your health and safety, placing more importance on the deals you had to make. If this is what happened, you could be able to start a compensation claim based on a breach of health and safety regulations.
No-win, no-fee* legal representation
Our main help comes in the form of no-win, no-fee* legal representation. You will be given personal injury legal representation by one of our lawyers, so that you can get the best possible claim for your accident. Your lawyer will be with you throughout your accident claim, guiding you through the difficult legal procedure and advising you on how to deal with every aspect of your case.
Accident Advice Helpline
To start, check your eligibility to make a claim by going online to use our 30-second claim calculator. This calculator asks a few short questions about your accident and assesses the validity of your claim and what it could be worth.
If you decide to pursue a claim, you may prefer to speak with one of our friendly advisors. By calling our free, 24-hour helpline, on 0800 689 0500, you can get friendly and informed advice about the options open to you. We have a wealth of experience in dealing with accidents of all types, making us an excellent choice.
Date Published: July 21, 2015
Author: David Brown