Accidents at work happen all the time, and if you happen to be the innocent victim of an accident that happens because of your employer’s negligence, you may be able to make a New Forest accident at work claim for compensation.
The rules your accident needs to comply with to make a New Forest accident at work claim
All claims have to fit a certain set of rules, which are:
- You must have been in an accident that was not your fault
- You must have been injured in the accident
- Your injuries must have required medical treatment
- The accident should have been within the last three years
There is some slight differences in the time limit rules for certain circumstances, all of which the advisers at Accident Advice Helpline will gladly explain.
The accidents innocent victims make claims for
A New Forest accident at work claim because a victim has been injured at work is not the only types of personal injury claim we deal with. All accidents that fit the rules come within the scope of personal injury claims, and we handle all types, including claims for:
- Road traffic accidents
- Holiday accidents
- Medical negligence
- Criminal injuries
- Food poisoning
- Animal attacks
- Fatal accidents
- Slip, trip and fall accidents
- Accidents in schools and nurseries
- Industrial illnesses and conditions
If your accident happened at work, it is likely that your boss was to blame, either by being negligent or reckless in their attitude to health and safety, an attitude that could cost them dearly.
Making a New Forest accident at work claim for the injuries you sustained
There are many hundreds of injuries you could sustain in an accident that was not your own fault, some of them very minor that will be forgotten almost straight away, and others that are so serious your life could be changed for the rest of it.
There are more of these serious accidents happen at work than people realise, and last year 148 people lost their lives while doing their job.
Getting the right help for your claim
We having been helping claimants achieve the access to justice for their personal injury claims for over 14 years. We have helped many thousands of them get the compensation they deserved, and continue to answer over 25,000 new enquiries every month. This is because we provide the highest quality service, giving us a reputation for complete satisfaction that is second to none.
On our website, we have a 30 second test which will let you know if you qualify to make a claim, and if you do will give you an estimate of how much you might be awarded.
On our freephone helpline, 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone, you will find friendly and helpful advisers. They are highly trained individuals who will give you free legal advice and talk you through the processes of making a personal injury claim. You will be under no obligation to proceed, but if you decide you want to pursue the claim, the advisors will start the processes for you.
Date Published: 1st October 2014