Warehouse workers play a crucial part in the successful running of any business. Without an efficient and fully operational warehouse a business would not be able to transfer stock to clients and customers.
The work carried out in warehouses is very physical and without adequate training there can be serious accidents which in turn can result in very painful injuries. If an accident happens which is not the fault of the injured party there could be an accident at work in Thanet compensation claim.
The importance of health and safety in warehouses
In a day and age where health and safety is everywhere you look there are a large number of people who defy the regulations to cut corners or to have more fun. These people can be responsible for an accident at work in Thanet.
In environments such as warehouses where there is heavy machinery and sharp objects the rules and regulations regarding health and safety are there for a reason. By adhering to the strict guidelines you are not only keeping yourself safe but the other around you as well.
Carelessness or negligence from any party on the premises can have fatal consequences.
An accident at work in Thanet and health and safety
The neglect of health and safety results in many cases for an accident at work in Thanet. In too many scenarios there is too much task to do in so little time which in turn causes employees to be tempted to cut corners in order to make deadlines.
Along the same principle employers have a similar motive for disregarding health and safety regulations in that by cutting corners they can work faster and be more productive. Whereas in reality this concept is far more dangerous to all concerned and in the case of an accident the work takes longer.
If you have been involved in an accident which was related to your employer cutting corners or being negligent towards health and safety you can get in touch with us today.
Accident Advice Helpline can help you get on the right track for making a claim for compensation against your employer. Our team of highly experienced advisers have the knowledge and know how to answer any of your questions and queries and can give you any advice you need. Call us today for free on 0800 689 0500 and claim today.
Date Published: 17th May 2014
Author: David Brown