Have you been injured whilst working on the roads?
If you have been injured whilst undertaking maintenance on roadways or motorways in the United Kingdom as part of your job then you may be able to make a claim for accident at work compensation in Pontypool. Every year a great number of individuals who work on maintaining our road networks suffer injuries that were not of their own instigation and have spent long periods of time unable to work. Indeed in some instances they have been unable to return to work at all. If you have been involved in an accident on a road, dual carriageway or motorway that was not your fault then our advisers at Accident Advice Helpline may be able to help you claim accident at work compensation in Pontypool.
Injuries caused by passing drivers
If you work on helping to provide roadway maintenance for your local authority or are a member of the emergency services who provide emergency recovery for vehicles on motorways etc. then you are at risk of suffering injuries caused by other drivers on the roads around you. While you may have received correct training on how to look out for and avoid accidents on motorways whilst on foot, it may well be the case that a driver who hits you, clips your vehicle or causes any kind of accident to you has not, so may be liable for accident at work compensation in Pontypool.
Accident Advice Helpline are on hand to provide help and support and to determine whether or not you are entitled to make a claim for accident at work compensation in Pontypool. Working on or by the side of a road especially where there are high volumes of traffic can be dangerous and has resulted in many injuries and fatalities.
Injuries inflicted on pedestrians by drivers and getting accident at work compensation in Pontypool
If you have been injured as the result of being hit by a car or other vehicle whilst working on a road or motorway then you may well be entitled to make a claim for accident at work compensation especially if it was clearly marked what you were doing and that the area in which you were situated should have been vehicle-free.
Accident Advice Helpline and their team of expert and friendly advisers are on hand to provide you with advice and support. To establish your eligibility, call our team of advisers today on our dedicated telephone numbers (both of which are open 24/7); our landline is 0800 689 0500 and our mobile is 0333 500 0993. You can also contact us by text message by sending the words ‘CLAIM365’ to 88010.
Date Published: 5th December 2014
Author: David Brown