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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

    Claiming industrial injuries benefit


    Something a lot of people experience when they have been doing a certain kind of job is that they have lasting injuries to their body. These people were trying to make money for their families and they have problems that may last for the rest of their lives. This is what is known as industrial injuries. Below are some common industrial injuries.

    Vibrating machine dangers can lead to claiming industrial injuries benefit

    A lot of things are used in extracting and when it comes to coal workers they’re constantly exposed to vibration. This can result in them having an occupational diseases that can affect them for the rest of their lives.

    The danger of inhaling dust can lead to claiming industrial injuries benefit

    When someone is constantly inhaling dust, they have a lot of problems with their lungs. It can cause their lungs to become scarred and it can cause breathing problems like emphysema and other lung diseases. People have breathing problems because of them and these breathing problems can make the remainder of their lives miserable for them.

    Dangers associated with continuous loud noise can lead to claiming industrial injuries benefit

    Continually being exposed to loud noise from the different things in mining can cause hearing loss that is permanent and irreparable. This is called industrial deafness and it effects a lot of people who are in the mining industry.

    Dangers associated with manual handling can lead to claiming industrial injuries benefit

    A lot of people think of moving really big objects as something that is relayed to manual handling, but it also refers to jobs that are highly repetitious. These kinds of tasks often lead to risk of repetitive train injuries.  People may think that these kinds of injuries aren’t bad, but they can be.  There are many people who have had problems because of this kind of injury.

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    These are the things that can lead to claiming industrial injuries benefit. If you have one of these injuries and you need some help with finding a solicitor, give us a call and let us help you with choosing the right solicitor. We have been helping a lot of people for many years so we can help you too. You can find out what we can do for you just with a quick phone call to us anytime.

    Date Published: 25th February 2013

    Author: jan_newell

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