Working in the hotel industry has many benefits. Meeting new people on a daily basis and completing a wide variety of tasks means no two days are the same. Covering a large amount of floor every day means that there are many hazards which can result in an injury.
Despite many regulations and health and safety features accidents do still happen and any injury which is received through no fault of the injured party can be claimed as an accident at work in Sunderland.
Hazards in the hotel industry
With a high turnover of guests and clients elements of the hotel naturally start to show traces of wear and tear. Wherever that occurs there should be someone ready at hand in order to repair any damages. The efficiency on any wear and tear being repaired can be the difference between there being an injury and preventing the accident.
No matter what the job role is within the hotel industry many members of staff multi task with different departments. The necessity for staff to multi task means that all employees should have adequate training in all areas. Without this training team members may be vulnerable to an accident at work in Sunderland.
An accident at work in Sunderland in a hotel
All hotels feature a CCTV system which covers all areas of the hotel. These recordings can be used as evidence in a compensation claim for an accident at work is Sunderland. In addition to these recordings eye witness accounts can also be used. At the time of the accident you can collect contact details for any witnesses which can later be used by your solicitor or lawyer.
Other evidence which you can provide includes photographs taken with either a camera or a mobile and any relevance documentation which supports your claim. Useful photographs to have will be any photographs of the accident itself plus any further pictures of any injuries plus the hazard itself.
In such a busy environment the hotel industry has many hazards which can cause injury to either personnel or guests. Making a compensation claim for your injuries can be easy.
Accident Advice Helpline can help you to win the compensation you deserve. We have a free phone number and many experienced advisers waiting for your call. Get in touch with us today and start making your claim. Call 0800 689 0500.