Have you developed vibration white finger symptoms? You need advice from injury solicitors in East Lulworth!
Vibration White Finger is also known as Hand-Arm Vibration Syndome or (HAVS) and is closely associated with a history of working with vibrating hand held equipment over an extensive period of time.
It is unclear what causes Vibration White Finger to develop initially, but the repetitive vibration of hand held machinery is thought to affect the small nerves and blood vessels in the fingers.
What types of hand held machinery can cause Vibration White Finger syndrome?
There are many types of vibrating tools that can cause the condition, just a few samples are:
- impact wrenches
- hammer drills
- pneumatic drills
How long does Vibration White Finger syndrome symptoms take to develop?
There have been cases of Vibration White Finger Syndrome which have developed many years after using hand held vibrating equipment. It is thought that in order for symptoms to develop, the machinery must have been used for at least a decade or longer.
Once symptoms develop, the effects are irreversible as nerves and blood vessels have become damaged irreparably.
What are the symptoms of Vibration White Finger Syndrome?
- pain and discomfort in the fingers
- pins and needles in the fingers
- fingers change colour from red to blue and finally white as blood supply is reduced
- symptoms may be particularly painful in wet, cold and windy weather
How can I claim for Vibration White Finger Syndrome and can I use injury solicitors in East Lulworth?
You can find out quickly and easily if you are eligible to make a personal injury compensation claim, using the 24 hour 7 days a week telephone helpline from Accident Advice Helpline. Their telephone advisors can process the details of your claim and establish if you are entitled to make a legal claim for compensation.
If you have any queries or concerns about making a personal injury compensation claim for your symptoms of Vibration White Finger Syndrome, then their advisor can offer no obligation advice and guidance, about using their injury solicitors in East Lulworth to process your claim on your behalf.
Accident Advice Helpline have a well established team of expert injury solicitors East Lulworth, who can ensure that your claim is processed with accountability and integrity throughout the claims journey. They have over 13 years’ experience to draw upon and can offer you up-to-date free legal advice and guidance about making a personal injury compensation claim.
If you wish to establish your eligibility to make a personal injury compensation claim quickly, then take part in their unique 30 second online test and start your claim using their injury solicitors in East Lulworth straightaway. You can get a free quote for how much compensation you might be awarded. Alternatively why not give the team a call on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.
Date Published: 12th December 2013
Author: David Brown