If you work in the construction industry and you’ve been injured Accident Advice Helpline can help you to launch a claim for accident at work compensation. As we are a national company, Accident Advice Helpline helps construction workers injured on sites anywhere here in the UK.
Claiming compensation after construction accidents in Bedford
If you’ve been affected by construction accidents in Bedford, you could have suffered various types of injuries.
Cement is a common material used in the construction industry. Due to its nature, and indeed the nature of the construction industry, accidents involving cement are not uncommon. The main causes of injuries are:
- Injuries caused when handling lifting or carrying cement
- Slip, trip or fall injuries on the same level
- Falls from a height
- Being struck by a moving, or falling object
There are also several types of occupational ill-health associated with concrete, which are:
- MSDs (Musculoskeletal disorders)
- Skin diseases such as dermatitis
- Respiratory illnesses such as occupational asthma
If your naked skin comes into contact with wet cement, it can cause both dermatitis and burns.Open Claim Calculator
In order to prevent these types of injuries occurring, your employer should implement a variety of health and safety regulations. If they fail to do this and you’re injured as a result, you may be able to make a claim for construction accidents in Bedford.
How much compensation could you obtain?
In general, the amount of compensation you could be awarded will depend on how badly you’ve been hurt and how your lifestyle has been affected. If you’re unable to work and you’re losing income, for example, you may be able to claim this back when you take legal action.
If you’d like to know ow much compensation you could obtain by making a claim, take our online 30 second test today.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
If your injury occurred in the last three years and wasn’t your fault, there’s a good chance that we’ll be able to help you to obtain compensation. However, you will need to have obtained medical treatment following the incident in order to be able to make a claim.
If you’d like to find out more about taking legal action after an accident, why not contact us today? Our hardworking personal injury team will be happy to help and we can also offer you free no obligation advice so you can learn more about making your claim without having to pay any upfront fees.
To find out more call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 if using a landline, or 0333 500 0993 if using a mobile.
Call us now and make your claim today!