If you have just been injured in an accident that was not your fault in Birmingham then you are probably well aware that you could get some medical care from your local hospital or doctor. Did you realise that people who have been injured in an accident in Birmingham could sue for damages as well? This applies to many different types of accident and is a fair and just way of making the person who caused the accident pay for what they have done. Here are some more details.
Did you know victims of workplace accidents in Birmingham could sue for damages?
If you have been injured whilst you were at work in Birmingham then you may be able to show that your employer was to blame for your accident. This may be because they did not adequately protect your health and safety whilst you were at work. Most claims of this sort are made from an employer’s liability insurance policy. Many claims arise because an employer did not properly risk assess a task that an employee was required to do. As a result, the employee faced hazards that had not been adequately defined or controlled and they ended up getting hurt. These hazards could relate to:
- Slip, trip or fall risks
- Electrical equipment
- Infectious diseases
- Fumes and dusts
- Stress or violence at work
Did you know that victims of car accidents in Birmingham could sue for damages?
If you have been injured in a car accident in the Birmingham area that was not your own fault then you may be able to start a claim for compensation by contacting Accident Advice Helpline. The classic car accident injury is whiplash but car accidents can cause many other types of injury as well. The driver and passengers can be hurt in very different ways as they occupy different sections of the vehicle. You will need to give details of how the accident happened so that your Accident Advice Helpline personal injury lawyer can show exactly who was to blame for the accident.
Did you know that victims of cycling accidents in Birmingham could sue for damages?
Cycling should be a very pleasant and healthy activity but it carries with it some risks of injury if you are involved in an accident that was not your own fault. A personal injury lawyer can help you with this.
Cycling accidents often occur when drivers pull out at junctions without taking the time and care to check the road properly. It is the classic “I just didn’t see you” accident. Sadly, it is often the cyclists that comes away from these collisions with the worst injuries because bicycles offer little in the way of protection.Open Claim Calculator
Whatever your calamity, call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone for free, no-obligation advice about making a claim.