Hart accident at work

0

Sustaining an injury in a Hart accident at work can turn your life upside down. It may cause you considerable pain and suffering, and keep you off work for an extended period of time. It may even affect your ability to work in the future.

Protecting your legal rights might be the last thing on your mind in the days immediately following your accident, but making sure you collect all the relevant evidence while the accident is still fresh in your mind can save you time and effort if you later decide to make a claim through Accident Advice Helpline.

Time limits to bring a Hart accident at work case

Under a legal rule known as the Limitation Act, you must make your claim for your Hart accident at work within a certain time limit or the claim will be barred from receiving compensation.

Typically, the limitation period for accident at work claims runs for three years, starting from the date of your accident. However, if you were under the age of 18 at the time of your accident, the limitation period will not begin to run until you reach the age of 18.

While the Limitation Act may declare that your Hart accident at work claim must be filed within a certain amount of time, the limitation period will not begin to run until the moment you realised (or should have realised) that you had suffered harm. However, the reason for the delay in discovering your injury must be reasonable, given your circumstances. For example, if you had been experiencing pain long after your accident but refused to seek medical treatment for a number of years, the court may bar your claim.

Need legal help?

If you have sustained injuries as a result of your employer’s actions (or inactions), and you have not exceeded the time limit, you may be able to recover compensation. To have your claim reviewed by one of our trained claims advisors, please call our Freephone helpline or use our 30-second test.

If you do have a valid claim for your Hart accident at work, you should instruct our 100% no win, no fee* solicitors to fight for compensation on your behalf. By enlisting our help, you will increase your chances of winning the maximum possible compensation settlement from your employer.

  • Was this Helpful ?
  • Yes   No

How much you could claim?

Two QUICK ways to find:
  1. Call us at 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile OR
  2. Use our Claim Calculator

Disclaimer: This website contains content contributed by third parties, therefore any opinions, comments or other information expressed on this site that do not relate to the business of AAHDL or its associated companies should be understood as neither being held or endorsed by this business.

Claim Calculator
Find out in 30 seconds how much YOU could claim...
  • Please tell us where you were injured
  • Please enter your full name
  • Please enter a valid name
  • Please enter your telephone number
  • Please enter a valid telephone number
  • Terms and Conditions*Required


Can I Claim?

Esther says "The law states that if you’ve been injured and someone else is to blame, you are entitled to compensation." Read more >

Claim Calculator ► Accident Types ►

How Much Could I Claim?

It only takes 30 seconds to find out how much compensation you could receive. Take the 30 second test now.>

30 Second test ► Claim Form ►

Why Choose Us?

"When they say they are 100% no-win, no-fee*, they mean it. I would recommend Accident Advice Helpline to anybody." Read more >

No-Win, No-Fee*? ► Testimonials ►

Claim Now

"They were ever so professional ... they knew exactly what I was going through ... I received over £4500." Read more >

Claim Form ► Call Me Back ►
Is there anything wrong with this page? ( Help us Improve )