Caithness is a historic country in Scotland, it has a land boundary with the equally historic local government area of Sutherland. Otherwise it is bounded by sea. The area is fringed to the north and east by dramatic coastal scenery and is home to large, internationally important colonies of seabirds. The surrounding waters hold a great diversity of marine life. At Accident Advice Helpline, our expert injury solicitors in Caithness are specialists in work related accidents and with Caithness being a land of open, rolling farmland, moorland and scattered settlements the most prominent industry here has always been agriculture which is the most dangerous sector to work in today and more accidents arise in this occupation weekly than in any other occupation.
There’s many ways in which our expert injury solicitors in Caithness can prove your accident was as a result of somebody else’s failings, usually your employer. By contacting us today, on our freephone numbers 0800 689 0500 or for mobile calls 0333 500 0993 we can establish who was responsible and begin a claim for compensation – with no money needed upfront. We always work on a no win no fee basis meaning it is financially risk free for you. Our expert injury solicitors in Caithness also offer totally free compensation advice, guidance and information with no strings attached.
There’s many dangers associated with agriculture and these can result in accidents. Such as:
- Exposure to large animals – horses, bulls etc
- Over exposure to harsh weather conditions
- Faulty electrics / wiring
- Machinery not properly maintained
- Incorrect training given
- Incorrect safety equipment provided
- Working longer hours than European laws allow
- And many more
Every employee has the right to attend work in a safe environment, your employer does have a duty of care – required by law – to protect you. Safety equipment must always be provided, machinery kept to a high standard, atmosphere properly ventilated, sufficient breaks given, sticking to the European working hours law, maintaining the whole environment to a safe standard – these are the absolute basics an employer has to ensure. If you have been injured as a result of your employer’s negligence then it is highly likely that you are eligible to claim for compensation.
Accident Advice Helpline for your expert injury solicitors in Caithness
We are Accident Advice Helpline and we are a law firm with over a decade of experience in personal injury claims. We have our phone lines open around the clock and always free to ring on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 and you can even start your claim today!
Our website www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk has further information regarding all aspects of personal injury and you can also begin a claim online using our basic application form which comprises of 6 very simple questions and takes no longer than 30 seconds to complete.
Date Published: 31st December 2013
Author: David Brown