Suffered a work related accident? Seek legal advice from the injury lawyers in Welwyn Garden City
Work related accidents are a common cause of injuries that are reported to accident and emergency departments every day. It is an employer’s legal responsibility to ensure that we are safe and healthy whilst at work.
If they are found to be negligent in their health and safety procedures and practices, then as an employee you are legally entitled to seek compensation for any injuries or damages that are sustained as a result.
Types of work related injuries
- soft tissue injuries
- fractured or broken bones
- back injuries
- spinal injuries
- head injuries
- internal bleeding
- loss of limb
- crushing injuries
Reporting a work related accident
If you are injured whilst at work on out on work related business, it is essential that the accident is reported in the company’s Accident Book. Obtain a copy of this insertion and keep it for your records if you are intending to pursue a personal injury compensation claim.
It is your employer’s responsibility to report certain serious accidents to the Health and Safety Executive and if this is the case, then ensure that you are consulted.
Seek medical attention for any injuries and obtain a written medical report to use if you wish to pursue a compensation claim. If you require medical supplies or treatments, then keep receipts as these can be claimed for as out of pocket expenses in the event of a personal injury compensation claim.
Claiming for your work related injury using injury lawyers in Welwyn Garden City
It is your legal entitlement to seek compensation if you have been injured as the result of a work related accident, that wasn’t caused by your fault, within the last 3 years’.
Call the 24/7 telephone helpline service that is offered free by Accident Advice Helpline. Their helpful and sensitive advisers have a wealth of knowledge and expertise about making a successful injury compensation claim using their injury lawyers in Welwyn Garden City.
The capable team at Accident Advice Helpline will quickly establish if you are legally entitled to make a personal injury claim for your work related accident, using their injury lawyers in Welwyn Garden City.
If you prefer to check your own eligibility, then go on line and try their unique 30 second online test. Within seconds, you will find out if you can proceed with an injury claim using their injury lawyers in Welwyn Garden City, and will get an estimation of the amount you may be awarded.
The injury lawyers in Welwyn Garden City have assisted thousands of people, who like you, have suffered a work related injury that wasn’t caused by their own fault, to claim and to be awarded their legal entitlement to compensation.
So for expert legal advice about a possible claim call Accident Advice Helpline today on: 0800 689 0500 from a landline or: 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 25th November 2013
Author: David Brown