An injury solicitor in Northwich or a national law firm such as Accident Advice Helpline can help you to get compensation for accidents that you have had. If you have been involved in an accident that resulted in an injury and it was not your fault then you may be able to get compensation.
Accidents at work
If you are unfortunate enough to be involved in an accident at work then you will probably be able to get compensation for a personal injury. There is a vast array of different accidents that you can claim compensation for. The types of work related accidents that compensation can be claimed for include:
- Lifting or manual handling injuries
- Dangerous or defective machinery
- Exposure to violent attacks from customers or patients
- Trips or slips on debris or surfaces that are dangerous
- Injuries on construction sites
- Exposure to dangerous or harmful substances
When people are involved in accidents it does not only affect the victim – it also affects their families. The victim and their family can suffer in the form of pain, loss and also grief. An injury solicitor in Northwich or a national firm like Accident Advice Helpline can assist the victim and their family to get the compensation that they are legally entitled to. There are injury solicitors that specialise in specific industries when it comes to getting compensation for a work based accident.
The responsibility of employers
All employers have a responsibility to ensure that they do everything that they possibly can in order to minimise the risk of employees being involved in accidents. In order to avoid accidents at work the employer must comply with employment legislation and regulations. The area that you are required to work in must be free from unnecessary hazards so that you are able to do your job in safe manner.
Claiming compensation for your accident – an injury solicitor in Northwich or Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline has injury solicitors who specialise in specific types of accidents. If you would like Accident Advice Helpline to deal with your claim for compensation then give the professional advisors a call on 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
If you prefer to use a local injury solicitor in Northwich then you may do so however there are many benefits that come with using the services of a national firm like Accident Advice Helpline.
All of the solicitors that deal with claims through Accident Advice Helpline do so on a no-win, no-fee basis, therefore you will never have to pay any money upfront. When you first contact the professional team of advisors they will ask you some questions in order to get a clear understanding of what has happened and the injuries that have been sustained. Once a clear report has been obtained by the adviser they will then appoint the most appropriate solicitor who will deal with your case and they will keep you up to date.
If you would like to get an idea of the amount of compensation that you might get there is a 30-second test on our website that you can use. Get started today!
Date Published: 9th December 2013
Author: David Brown