Many people who suffer from an accident in their place of work are worried about the consequences of making a claim for compensation. There is the misconception that, should you make a claim, it will somehow come back to bite you and you may even lose your job as a result. The truth is that you are actually making a claim to the insurance company, so it is highly unlikely that your employer, never mind your direct manager, will ever find out. Furthermore, it would be illegal to lose your job for this reason.
If you have suffered an accident and it was no fault of your own in the workplace, it is worth claiming after an accident at work in Oakdale. There are many benefits of making a claim for compensation and you should go ahead if you have been the victim of such an accident.
It would be false to say that victims of accidents are not bothered about the cash pay out, as in most cases, this is the reason for making the claim in the first place. There is absolutely nothing wrong with making a claim for the potential financial freedom it could offer you. Quite often, victims of accidents will use the money to make life a little more comfortable after the accident. For instance, it may help to pay for a holiday to recuperate. We can’t give a precise value of your claim, but you can get a rough estimate through our 30-second online test.
A sense of justice
If you make a successful claim, you may also get a sense of justice that you have at least received something positive back from the ordeal. Of course, it won’t make up completely for the accident, but it might help soften the blow a little. You will also have the benefit of knowing you may have protected other people in the future. If you make a successful claim for compensation, the person who caused the accident may think twice before repeating it again in the future. This can be a reason enough to make your claim!
Help with claiming after an accident at work in Oakdale
If you need help with making your claim, we can help at Accident Advice Helpline. We have been helping victims of accidents for over 15 years and can help you too. Don’t worry about being obligated to continue after you speak to us, you can walk away or continue with the claim, it is completely up to you. To find out more about claiming after an accident at work in Oakdale, call us on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 for more information.
Date Published: 17th December 2015