Accidents at work are very common in Britain and are usually caused because employers do not comply with health and safety regulations. Employees in this situation may consider making compensation claims, not just for the money, but also to highlight the problem to help prevent it happening to someone else. If you have a life changing injury after being hurt at work in Wealden, no amount of money can turn back the clock and undo the damage that has been done, but compensation can help it a little easier to cope with your injuries.
How serious injuries can affect your life
If your employer is negligent with regard to health and safety you could be seriously inured through no fault of your own. All jobs have risks attached to them, and even the ones that people consider to be safer, such as office work or cleaning, come with their own potential dangers.
If you sustain a brain injury, lose a limb, get burned or any one of numerous other serious injuries, your life could be totally altered, and the lives of your loved ones. Learning to cope with serious injuries can put an enormous amount of strain on everyone, and this is why as well as the pain and suffering they have been caused, many victims suffer from depression and anxiety as well.
Compensation claims for being hurt at work in Wealden
The way you have had to change your life to cope with your injuries needs to be accounted for when you compensation claims in Wealden. It may be that you have had to adapt your home, or that your home is now totally unsuitable and you have had to move. You may need to employ cleaners, gardeners or maybe carers, and they all have to be paid somehow.
It could be that you have to employee childcare, that you will never be able to work again, or that you can no longer take part in some of your favourite activities.
However you have had to change your lifestyle will be taken into consideration by Accident Advice Helpline when they help with your claim.
Making your claim the Accident Advice Helpline way
The easiest way to get the compensation you are legally entitled to, is to get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline and let us do the work for you. As a legal process, compensation claims need the care of lawyers to look after the claim, to make sure it is handled correctly and reaches its full potential.
We have streamlined the processes to make them simple and efficient. All you need do is call our freephone helpline on 0800 689 0500, or on 0333 500 0993 from your mobile if you prefer.
If you are thinking about making a claim, don’t think too long. You only have three years from the date of the accident, and should contact us today about being hurt at work in Wealden.
Date Published: 7th September 2014