Have you experienced an accident in Coventry in your place of work and sustained a nasty injury? Do you believe that your employer is responsible for the accident and resultant injury? If you do and you need help with launching a personal injury claim in search of compensation, you’re in the right place. We here at Accident Advice Helpline will be only too pleased to assist.
Accidents that cause fatal injury in the workplace have dropped by over 50% in the last 20 years. However the fact of the matter is that in the year 2013/2014 there were still 133 fatalities. This figure of course only relates to deaths. When it comes down to accidents that cause injuries of all severities, in the year 2013/14 approximately 629,000 workers had some sort of accident resulting in 77,594 non fatal injuries recorded under the RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations) protocols.
Workers here in the UK are protected by the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992 which cover a wide range of basic health, safety and welfare issues and applies to the majority of workplaces excepting those involved in the construction industry, those in or on a ship and those below ground at a mine. These excepted industries are covered by other industry specific legislation.
Is your employer to blame for your accident in Coventry?
All employers here in the UK have a duty of care to ensure that their workforce can carry out their duties in safe surroundings. If you believe that your employer has failed in this duty and you wish to launch an accident in Coventry personal injury claim, we here at Accident Advice Helpline will be able to assist as long as you can prove you have received medical attention for your injury and that the incident occurred within the past three years.
In order to determine approximately how much compensation you could be awarded for your injury, you can take the 30-second test here on Accident Advice Helpline’s website. As well as validating your claim in principle, this test will give you an idea as to how much compensation could be coming your way. Taking this test is very simple and straightforward, but should you need any help you can always chat to a member of our customer support team.
Accident Advice Helpline operate a nationwide service
Here at Accident Advice Helpline we provide support for claiming personal injury compensation to people from all over the UK, which is why we operate a national free helpline service. You can access this service free of charge from any UK-based landline by dialling 0800 689 0500. For mobiles there is a different number to call which is 0333 500 0993.
Launching a no win no fee personal injury claim via Accident Advice Helpline is a simple and user-friendly process. So why not pick up your phone, call us today, and register your claim?