Lincoln is often referred to as a cathedral city, owing to the majestic and recognisable presence of the cathedral towering over many neighbouring buildings. It has a population of around 94,000 people, and many others from nearby areas travel to the city to work each day before heading home again. Fortunately, only a small minority of those in the city each day will find themselves in a situation that might lead them to have a Lincoln accident.
How could an accident happen, you might ask yourself? In reality, you never know when an accident could be about to occur. It’s rare for something to go awry at work, simply because the strict health and safety laws pertaining to the workplace are in place to make sure nothing like this ever happens.
Imagine an accident for a moment – picture anything that comes to mind. We’ve mentioned the workplace as being a potential scene of an accident, even though it’s a rare thing. Would you imagine the injuries resulting from an accident to be major?
In reality, even when something does happen – and this applies to all accidents – the injuries are likely to be minor. You might get away with a few cuts and scrapes, for example. Even if you’re hurt at work, you may not need any time off to recover. That’s good news, but it isn’t always the case.
Could your Lincoln accident warrant compensation?
It’s easy to go through your entire working life and never be hurt in any sort of work-related accident, providing you follow the health and safety rules, and that those rules are sufficient for where you work and what you do.
However, if you’ve already experienced a Lincoln accident and you’re wondering whether compensation might be in order, it could be easier than you think to get the answers. All you have to do is to contact a professional injury compensation lawyer – someone who specialises in dealing with claims such as these. If the injury wasn’t caused by anything you did or didn’t do, and someone else might have been responsible, you just need to call 0800 689 0500 to find out more. Accident Advice Helpline is here to make sure you have a chance to find out if your accident might result in you receiving a sum in compensation for what happened. Give our team a ring now to discover more.