If you work around loud machinery or tools at work, you should be doing so with adequate personal protective equipment (PPE), training, and frequent breaks.
As per the Noise at Work Act, your employer is legally bound to provide you with all of the above to mitigate the risk of hearing loss. If they don’t, you may be at risk of developing anything from mild hearing damage to permanent deafness, through absolutely no fault of your own.
If this has happened to you, contact Accident Advice Helpline to discuss your rights to Harborough accident at work compensation. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your accident, you could be entitled to potentially thousands of pounds.
We are one of the UK’s leading personal injury law firms, responsible for awarding over £30 million in compensation a year. With our nationwide team of lawyers and advisers, we provide you with the understanding and support you need to claim the maximum amount possible.
We know that it can seem daunting to bring forth a case against your employer, but you can have total faith when doing so with help from Accident Advice Helpline. You will have a strong chance of a successful outcome.
How much is your industrial hearing loss Harborough accident at work compensation claim worth?
You may be able to receive a substantial sum in Harborough accident at work compensation with our help.
The amount you could be awarded will depend on a number of factors, including:
- The severity of your hearing loss
- Whether you have suffered hearing damage such as tinnitus, or permanent deafness
- If your hearing loss has lead to any financial repercussions, such as loss of income
If you want a better idea of just how much Harborough accident at work compensation you could be owed, fill in our thirty-second claims calculator, and get a quick quote. With this tool, you can determine a rough idea of what your claim might be worth with no obligation to commit. If you do wish to make a claim, we’ll put you in touch with one of 190 in-house solicitors that will handle your case. Wherever possible, we’ll strive to make sure your claim is settled out of court, sparing you the difficulty of attending a hearing.
With our no win, no fee policy, there is nothing payable upfront to get your claim underway. Suffering with hearing loss can mean having to struggle financially, which shouldn’t be the case if someone else has caused it. We can handle your case with no deposit required, and we’ll fight to ensure you are compensated fully for all of the financial losses you have incurred due to your industrial deafness.
To find out more about getting a claim underway with one of our personal injury solicitors, call us for a consultation today on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone.
Date Published: 6th September 2014
Author: David Brown