Compensation for manufacturing work accidents needs legal advice
If you have been injured at work and the accident that was not your fault you could make a claim for compensation for manufacturing work.
Compensation for manufacturing work accidents
The manufacturing industry is basically any workplace where things are made. This can include:
- Food, beverages and tobacco.
- Textiles and leather.
- Wood, paper and printing.
- Chemicals and refined products.
- Metallic products.
- Electrical equipment.
Unfortunately, fatalities in the manufacturing industry do occur and some result in claims for work compensation being made. Fatal accidents have involved the casualty being:
- Struck by a moving or falling object.
- Hit by moving machinery.
- Involved in a fall.
- Being hit by a moving vehicle.
Some manufacturing industries have higher rates of accidents than others. The manufacture of wood products and fabricated metal products has the highest rates of major injuries. The manufacture of food products also has a high rate of injuries.
Claiming compensation for manufacturing work accidents with Accident Advice Helpline
If you work in the manufacturing industry and you have been involved in an accident that was not your fault you may be able to claim compensation. Accident Advice Helpline is a law firm that has a wealth of experience in helping people claim for manufacturing accidents. This is because they have been established now since the year 2000.
They have a team of highly trained advisors who will be able to give the right advice and support relating to your claim. You can enter the details of your manufacturing accident into a unique 30 second test where you will get an idea of whether your claim is likley to be successful or not. Or, why not give one of the friendly, professional advisors a call on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.
You will then be teamed up with a personal injury lawyer with experience and expertise in helping people claim for manufacturing workplace accidents. This will not require a huge upfront sum for legal fees as all the personal injury lawyers who work with Accident Advice Helpline work on a no win no fee basis. The details of your injury and of the accident will be taken into account when your compensation for workplace accident amount is being settled. In general, you will be awarded more money if your injury is serious. However, you will not find out the exact amount until the end of your claim. The compensation is for your injury and for the expenses that you have had to incur as a result of being injured. This is for things like loss of wages, childcare, help around the house etc.
Date Published: 3rd May 2013
Author: Sharon Parry