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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Back injury at work claim

    Back injury at work claim

    A lot of people get injured when they are at work, unfortunately, and when that happens they not only have to worry about their injury but they also sometimes have to worry about their job.  Here are some tips that you can use when you have had a back injury at your job.

    Get accident proof for your back injury at work claim

    Employers are only liable for your personal injury from an work accident if there’s enough proof. So gather up the evidence that are going to prove the injuries you sustained are because of something that happened at work.

    Check on the past records of work injury cases with your back injury at work claim

    You’re not hoping to get injured at work but if this happens you want to be well prepared and know how the employer is treating the cases of work-related injuries.  Do your best to get a lot of information and the way that your employer handled those cases.  You also want to know the remuneration that the victims received.

    Don’t ignore your accident for your back injury at work claim

    You may think that it was your fault so you begged off work for some time and suffer the pain in silence.  If it happened at work it’s possible that your employer’s responsible legally for the expenses that you incurred and for the hours that you lost due to the accident.

    Understand the forms that are needed with the back injury at work claim

    Companies that have a lot of workers are going to have a special system that is used when someone is injured at work. Sometimes there’s no need to file cases because workers are able to get compensation easily for injuries at work simply by filling out the right forms.

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    Don’t give in to threats during a back injury at work claim

    Some of the employers are going to use scare tactics for discouraging you from filing cases when you have been injured at work.  If you have had an accident at your workplace and your employer’s trying to scare you off chances are that they are liable and scared.  When this occurs talk with your solicitor and report it to the authorities who can protect you.

    Trust your solicitor for your back injury at work claim

    There’s workers who are worried about filing these kinds of cases because they are afraid that they’re to blame or their employer’s not liable.   If that’s the case you should speak with your solicitor since he can advise you.

    Some people find that looking for a solicitor is daunting and they want to know where they can turn for help. If you want to have some help with finding the right solicitor, we can help you at Accident Advice Helpline. We have connections with many solicitors around the UK and we’ll help you find the one that is right for you. Give us a call today and let us help you.

    Date Published: 9th December 2012

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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