There can be a bit of a murky area as to whether some claims are for accidents at work or something else, driving jobs being a typical example. If the brakes failed because of a lack of maintenance, it could well be a North Dorset accident at work claim that you would need to make to get the compensation you could be entitled to.
Road traffic accidents that could result in you making a North Dorset accident at work claim
If you are injured in a road traffic accident while at work, it could involve different sorts of vehicles and people from pedestrians to the monsters of the road, HGV’s. The cause of the accident will be the deciding factor in what the claim is for, but in the case of failed brakes, you employer could be facing a North Dorset accident at work claim from you, and a road traffic accident claim from any other victim injured in the accident that was not their fault.
To find out for certain the best way to make your personal injury claim, contact Accident Advice Helpline, as we are experts in making claims of all types and have been doing so for over 14 years.
The criteria for making a North Dorset accident at work claim
It does not matter what type of accident you were in, the rules that apply are for them all, with a few exceptions to the time limit rule. But generally they are:
- The accident should not have been your own fault
- You must have sustained injuries severe enough to need medical attention
- The accident must have happened within the last three years
If you have any inkling you might be entitled to compensation, don’t take the risk on losing out – call our freephone helpline on 0800 180 4123 and have a chat with one of our expert claim advisors. They will discuss your situation and give you all the information you need to decide if you want to pursue compensation from whoever was responsible for your accident. This is free of any charge or obligation, and without any pressure if you decide not to carry on.
Making a North Dorset accident at work claim
Making a personal injury claim is not just about the injuries you suffered, but also things such as how they have impacted on you life, and the expenses that accidents usually bring with them all need to be accounted for, it could be such things as:
- Travel expenses
- Medical expenses
- Care costs
- Anxiety and stress
- Loss of earnings
Accident Advice Helpline
We operate on a no win no fee basis meaning that you will have no money to find to start your personal injury compensation claim, or if it is lost.
If you want to know more about making any type of personal injury claim, you can contact us on our freephone number, 0800 180 4123, and speak to our friendly advisors. Their advice is free of charge and puts you under no obligation to proceed unless you want to. We also have a 30-second test, which will give you an estimate of the amount of compensation you may be awarded.
Date Published: 1st October 2014