Injury claim in Sconser

0

If you are injured in an accident at work, you may be able to make an injury claim in Sconser

Employers in the UK have a legal responsibility to protect the health and safety of their employees while in the workplace. They need to create a safe working environment, and if they do not comply with the regulations and an employee is injured in an accident, they may face an injury claim in Sconser.

How an employer can avoid an injury claim in Sconser

There are things employers can do to make sure that employees are not injured and have to make an injury claim in Sconser. These include:

  • Ensuring that all plant and equipment is in proper working order;
  • Having a health and safety policy and ensuring that everyone knows and implements the contents of it;
  • Having procedures in place in case of an emergency and ensuring that all employees know what to do;
  • Having regular fire drills;
  • Ensuring that any safety guards or devices are in place and in proper working order;
  • Giving employees proper training in the use of plant and machinery;
  • Reporting serious accidents to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE);
  • Carrying out risk assessments and acting upon their findings;
  • Making sure that all employees have proper breaks;
  • Ensuring to provide protective clothing free of charge to all employees;
  • Making sure that there are proper sanitary facilities;
  • Recording all accidents in an accident book; and
  • Making sure you have enough room to do your job comfortably.

If the employer fails to comply with these, or any other regulations that apply specifically to their trade or profession, and an employee is injured in an accident through no fault of their own, they may be entitled to make an injury claim in Sconser.

The employee also has a duty

Employees also have a duty of care to themselves, their employer and their workmates. They should:

  • Do nothing that puts themselves or anyone else in danger;
  • Never drink alcohol during working hours;
  • Wear the protective clothing supplied by the employer;
  • Refuse to use plant and equipment that is not in proper working order;
  • Refuse to use plant and equipment without safety guards and devices;
  • Taking proper breaks — a tired employee is more likely to have an accident;
  • If they are unsure how to use a piece of equipment, tell their employer and ask for extra training;
  • Make sure they know the health and safety policy and act accordingly; and
  • Make sure they know the procedures in case of an emergency.

Who to go to for help with your injury claim in Sconser

Accident Advice Helpline are who you should go to for help with your injury claim in Sconser. We have helped many thousands of blameless victims to get the compensation they deserved, and we can help you too.

Call our helpline on 0800 180 4123 and speak to one of our advisors. They will take you through the process needed to proceed, but will not put you under any pressure to do so. The decision will be yours.

  • 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 )