Work with heavy machinery on a daily basis? Then it will be vital that your employer has furnished you with the training you need to do so safely. It will also be imperative that your employer has supplied you with the safety gear you need to avoid suffering an injury in an accident that was not your fault.
If the business that you work for fails to do this and you end up being injured in an accident that was not your fault, there will be a chance that you might well find yourself in a position where you could be able to take some form or another of 100% no win no fee Dover accident at work compensation action against your employer.
Heavy machinery and Dover accident at work compensation
If you were to start a job that involved using heavy machinery and suffer an injury that was not your fault as a result of not being given the right training, there will be a chance that you might be able to sue the company you were working for for Dover accident at work compensation. This will be true regardless of whether you were starting a long-term contract, or only temping for a couple of days.
It won’t make any difference what your employment contract was. If you were injured after being involved in an accident that was not your fault after being told to use a machine you had no knowledge of without first being taught how to safely use it, you could well be looking at a decent pay-out, depending on the severity of your injuries of course.
You might also be able to take action of you were to be injured as a result of not being given the right safety equipment. If you were using one of those large ride-on lawn mowers to cut grass in a public area after securing a job with a council, you might be able to take action and secure Dover accident at work compensation if a stone were to strike you in the eye that had been hit by your mower’s blade if you had not been given the eye protectors needed to keep your peepers safe.
If you have been injured in a workplace accident that was not your fault as a result of not being trained properly or due to a lack of safety equipment, you need to talk to a top 100% no win no fee Dover accident at work compensation firm such as Accident Advice Helpline. As good fortune would have it, you can do exactly that by calling the company one of the phone numbers that can be found at the top of this page.
Date Published: 2nd September 2014
Author: David Brown