You might think that the job you do is relatively safe, but you’d most likely be surprised at some of the work environments employees can wind up getting injured in as a result of accidents that were not their fault.
In fact, the majority of personal injury claims for accidents that happen in the workplace don’t come from oil platforms or large building sites, but offices where seemingly less serious accidents occur. If you’ve been hurt while doing your job through not fault of your own, there will be chance that you might be able to set about claiming after an accident at work in Tamworth.
Getting help with claiming after an accident at work in Tamworth
Slips, trips and falls cause many workplace injuries in which victims are able to go on and seek a compensation pay-outs for their suffering. In the majority of cases, slips, trips and falls are rarely down to the victim’s clumsiness. It is often said that people who fall over should have been looking were they were going more carefully, but in the majority of cases, these types of accidents would not happen if there was not an obstacle or imperfection on the floor.
Maybe you tripped over a box after making your way down a flight of stairs that was littered with files and paperwork? Perhaps you fell after your foot hit a loose floor tile while you were taking a bathroom break? You might even have slipped after one of your colleagues dropped a food item on the floor that nobody cleaned up? In all of these circumstances, and many others like them, there will be chance that you might be able to seek a compensation pay-out from your employer. Depending on how badly you were hurt, you could be in line for a pay-out that may amount to many thousands of pounds.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline today
Get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline today if you have suffered the very unpleasant experience of being injured in an accident at work that was not your fault. Calling either 0800 689 0500 from your landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone will get you connected to one of our claims advisors who will be able to give you all of the information you need about claiming after an accident at work in Tamworth.
Most claimants are required to take legal action within three years of being hurt so it’s important that you don’t wait too long to take action as you could risk missing out on your chance to obtain compensation.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now for more information.
Date Published: 15th October 2015
Author: David Brown