How to claim compensation for a workplace scald injury
Imagine you work in a restaurant or hotel that has a busy kitchen. It does not take more than a single second for someone’s attention to waver and a pan of hot oil or boiling water is all over you. You could be off work for months, the pain would be unendurable and you could be left with scars on your skin which you would rather keep covered. If this is the case, you really should find out whether you could be entitled to compensation for a workplace scald injury.
Once you have received medical attention, you should telephone Accident Advice Helpline straight away. It is a compensation provider for personal injury compensation. With years of experience, Accident Advice Helpline has helped thousands of people like you to win compensation for their injuries. Esther Rantzen, the well-known television personality and consumer champion is the patron.
A no win no fee basis
A trained advisor will guide you through a simple 30 second test which will establish the likelihood of you being eligible for compensation. After that, an online calculator will work out approximately how much compensation you might get if an accident solicitor takes your case on and wins. This would be on a no win no fee basis. All legal partners of Accident Advice Helpline operate on these terms.
If you are worried about making that initial call, you can rest assured that the trained advisors understand that you could possibly be ill, in dire pain and feeling nervous after your ordeal. Your call will be treated with respect and sympathy. Also, if you have further concerns that you are putting yourself under obligation by telephoning Accident Advice Helpline, this is not the case. You decide if you wish to start the claim.
If you have been in an accident within the past 3 years which was not your fault and you would like to find out more about compensation, you really should telephone Accident Advice Helpline without delay. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The number is 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.
Date Published: 2nd September 2013
Author: David Brown