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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."

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    Claiming for accident expenses in St Edmundsbury


    Are you considering claiming for accident expenses in St Edmundsbury? If you were injured in an accident within the last three years and it was caused by someone else, government legislation entitles you to make a claim for personal injury compensation, and Accident Advice Helpline can help you to make your claim.

    Claiming for accident expenses in St Edmundsbury

    Let’s say you’re working in the busy kitchen of a popular restaurant, perhaps as a porter or dishwasher. Everyone’s busy with their duties, but over the course of the evening, one of the cooks spills some broth on the tiled floor. You go to clean it up, but you’re ordered to wash the dishes instead. The chef says they’ll get someone else to do it. You think about telling someone else, but orders are flying around, and you have to get through the workload.

    Later, you’re busy putting clean dishes away when, concentrating on the task at hand, you step in the puddle made earlier and slip, landing hard on the tiles and cutting yourself on cracked porcelain. You’re in pain, need to get yourself bandaged up, and you’ve got the chef shouting at you for being clumsy. Are you at fault?

    When it comes to workplace accidents, we all have a responsibility for our own safety and that of our colleagues. Wherever appropriate and possible, we should avoid tasks that carry a risk, point out dangerous areas of the workplace, and make the workplace safer by cleaning up spillages etc.

    However, if you’re working in a busy environment and you get a direct order from a line manager to ignore a hazard, there’s not a lot you can do.You’re not likely to ignore them and plough on with cleaning up the hazard, are you? In that case though, it’s most definitely your employer’s fault.

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    Employers have a responsibility to ensure that risk of accident and injury to staff is minimised, whether by appropriate training, use of protective gear, or simply actioning the clear up of hazards when they’re pointed out. If they don’t do this and an accident happens, they are liable.

    Accident Advice Helpline – helping you to start claiming for accident expenses in St Edmundsbury

    If you’re considering claiming after an accident at work in St Edmundsbury, it’s worth remembering that proving liability can be complex. That’s why it’s always good to get professional help from someone you can trust.

    With over 15 years’ experience in personal injury claims, you know you’re in safe hands with us. We’ve already helped thousands of people to make successful claims, and we can help you too. Our lawyers work in house on a 100% no win no fee basis, meaning there’s no upfront cost to make a claim.

    If this sounds like the kind of help you’re looking for, call us TODAY on 0800 689 0500 (0333 500 0993 from a mobile) and let us help you to make your claim.

    Date Published: 15th December 2015

    Author: joanna

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