Accident Advice Helpline can provide you with a workplace injury claim lawyer in Strood
In respect of injury claims in the workplace, you can find an injury claim lawyer in Strood from us here at Accident Advice Helpline. Strood is now mostly residential. There’s a smattering of businesses around and a vibrant retail sector, but for the majority of employment opportunities residents commute either to nearby Rochester, or slightly further afield to London.
Common injuries sustained in office environments
Many people tend to associate injuries in the workplace with warehouses and factories. They do, however, also happen frequently in office environments, too. The types of injuries that we’re talking about include things like:
- Repetitive strain injury (such as carpal tunnel syndrome);
- Impaired vision (due to gazing at computer screens for hours on end);
- Slips, trips and falls;
- Musculoskeletal injuries;
- Work-related stress;
- Work-related illnesses; and
Claiming compensation with a lawyer in Strood at Accident Advice Helpline can help
Sometimes, an injury is purely down to the carelessness or negligence of the injured person. In these instances, it is not possible to claim for compensation. If however you believe your employer to be culpable, then you may well be entitled to raise an injury claim, and Accident Advice Helpline are here, ready, willing and able to help by assigning a personal injury lawyer in Strood to your case.
Qualifying your injury claim
As well as the blame for the incident or circumstances that lead to an injury being attributable to your employer, there are certain other prerequisites that must also be fulfilled in order to create a legitimate opportunity to claim compensation:
- The type of injury, and its consequences (i.e. loss of earnings, ongoing medical and physiotherapy costs, etc.) must warrant the raising of the claim;
- Medical proof will be required to substantiate both the nature and the severity of the injury; and
- The incident and injury must have taken place within the past three years.
Check out how much compensation you could be due to receive
Any organisation that employs a workforce must by law have employers’ liability insurance, and it’s this insurance that kicks in if and when a need for compensation has been proven. To find out how much compensation you might be awarded for a successful personal injury claim, you can visit our website and make use of the compensation calculator that can be found on our website’s homepage. Simply supply six pieces of basic information and you’ll be given an estimate within 30 seconds
Accident Advice Helpline are the injury claim law firm that you can trust
Accident Advice Helpline are one of the UK’s favourite injury claim law firms. We have based our operation on the following business ethics:
- Integrity; and
People know that they can rely on us and the no win no fee service that we offer. Esther Rantzen, who is one of our staunchest supporters and unreservedly recommends our services, says, “Take my advice, you can trust Accident Advice Helpline to look after you.”
Our helpline is open 24/7 and can be reached toll-free from any landline by calling 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0992 from any mobile.
Date Published: 10th March 2014
Author: David Brown