What you should know about making an East Dorset compensation claim – accident at work
When you suffer an injury for which someone else is to blame, you will want justice to be served. This often translates into making a compensation claim. When you have been injured while at work, things will complicate a little, but there is nothing you should worry about. The situation is nearly not as complex as you might think it is.
A lot of the people who have been injured while at work never make a compensation claim and therefore have difficulties dealing with their injuries. In case you need to make an East Dorset compensation claim for an accident at work, you will have to find a professional personal injury lawyer. In this case, your best bet is to call Accident Advice Helpline.
Why make an East Dorset compensation claim?
East Dorset is an area in Dorset, England which was formed in 1974. East Dorset has managed to keep its rural feel despite the rapid population growth and the quick expansion of the popularity of the area in the 1970s.
Any person who lives in this lovely area can get injured in an accident at work. They can start a claim without even having to leave the house by contacting Accident Advice Helpline as soon as possible.
Accidents at work
Being injured in an accident at work is not exactly the same as being injured in a public place or a private property. In many cases, the employer is at fault. This is because all employers have a responsibility to always keep their employees safe by providing them with essential safety equipment and not exposing them to unnecessary risks. All employees who believe their work environment is not safe should make a complaint and require improvements.
If an accident happens even after requiring a safer workplace, your employer will most likely be to blame for it. And here is the thing that so many people misunderstand. There is no reason to be afraid of getting fired for starting a compensation claim, because the employer’s insurance company will have to deal with paying out any compensation.
What to do
Making a claim for your accident at work is important in order to help prevent other people from getting hurt the same way. This will put pressure on your employer to take care of the problem that caused the accident in the first place. Remember that making an East Dorset compensation claim is easy when you contact AAH.
Keep in mind that Accident Advice Helpline and its friendly representatives are always there for you. If you need to ask some more questions, you can get in touch with us either on 0800 689 0500 for free in case you want to call from a land line or on 0333 500 0993 from a mobile in which case certain charges may apply. Call us today!
Date Published: 30th September 2015
Author: David Brown