Construction sites are one of the most dangerous places to work. There are so many hazards and dangers that if the correct health and safety measures are not in place, and adhered to, accidents will happen and innocent victims will be injured. Construction companies, just like all other UK employers, have a legal duty to protect the health and safety of their employees while they are at work. Failure to do so could result in someone being injured through no fault of their own, and injury claims in Paisley being made.
How construction site accidents happen
There are many ways that an accident can happen on a construction site, just a few examples of some causes being:
- The movement around the site of heavy plane and machinery, or vehicles making deliveries or taking stuff away from site.
- Unfinished floors and are unsafe, but not cordoned off and marked accordingly.
- Electrical faults.
- Scaffold that is not correctly erected.
- Falls from height.
If you are one of the unlucky people that have been injured on a construction site and you want to make injury claims in Paisley, then get in touch with us at Accident Advice Helpline today.
Injuries from construction site accidents can be life changing, and if you were not at fault for the accident you should be compensated.
Starting injury claims in Paisley
Starting injury claims in Paisley is not difficult. Just one phone call to our expert claims advisors and your claim could be started today. At Accident Advice Helpline we have been making successful claims for over 16 years’ and we are here to help you with your claim. We work with only the finest lawyers across Scotland, and they all finance the claims they handle with a no-win, no-fee* agreement. This means you do not have to pay any money for the work on your claim to begin, and if it should be lost you will not have to pay your lawyers fees.
Having a chat with our friendly advisors will not put you under any obligation, or pressure, to make a claim. We are here just to help you and the choice to go ahead is yours.
You have nothing to lose, so why not give us a call now. If you are using a landline call us on 0800 689 0500. If you are using a mobile either call us on 0333 500 0993 or text ‘claim365’ to 88010 and we will call you. However you get in touch, we are confident it is a call you will not regret.
Date Published: 30th May 2013
Author: Sharon Parry