Do you need to claim accident at work compensation in Pembroke?
Working in the food production industry can be high pressure and high speed and accidents can occur when there are failures in the ability to maintain a level of health and safety that is suitable to ensure the safety of all. Such failures in health and safety procedure can include causing injuries to others with sharp implements such as knives or by using fast moving machinery incorrectly or without the correct training.
It is with this in mind that Accident Advice Helpline are on hand to provide help and advice to those people who have suffered injuries in the food production sector because of accidents that were caused through no fault of their own. If you have been injured in the food production sector in an accident that was not your fault then you may be entitled to make a claim for accident at work compensation in Pembroke.
The dangers of high speed production
When working in an industry such as food production or food processing it should noted that a lot of the machinery used within these sectors operates at very high speeds and a high level of training is required to ensure that all users of such equipment are up to par on how the machines work and how to deal with accidents, should they occur.
If you have been injured in an accident involving such machinery and you have not been properly trained or the accident was caused by someone who had less than adequate training then you may be eligible to make a claim for accident at work compensation in Pembroke.
This equipment which may run on conveyor belts and production line systems will undoubtedly move quickly to facilitate the high volumes of production necessary to meet demand and in using such equipment the right level of training and expertise is a must in order to reduce the chances of accidents occurring. If you have been asked to use machinery without the right level of training or previous experience in doing so and have been injured as a direct result then you may be entitled to claim compensation.
Are you a casualty of inadequate training?
It is often the case that employees in the workplace are asked to use equipment and machinery that they have not been trained to use and in doing so can leave themselves open to being injured as the result of accidents that might have been prevented if they had been properly trained. Accident Advice Helpline and our team of friendly expert advisers are on hand to help you make an informed judgement as to whether or not you are entitled to accident at work compensation in Pembroke.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
To find out if you are entitled to make a claim, call our personal injury team now on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile.
Date Published: 28th December 2014
Author: David Brown