Injured whilst on your break at work? Need accident at work compensation Reading?
When you are at work, you are entitled to have a break, be it a coffee break in the morning, your lunch break, or a coffee break in the afternoon. If, however, during one of these breaks you were injured through no fault of your own, then you may well be entitled to make a claim for accident at work compensation Reading. Just because you are not working it does not mean that those around you should treat you with any less emphasis on health and safety.
During your time at work, you fall under the remit of your employer, whose job it is to ensure your health and safety. Employers must adhere to the protocols of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) which aim to ensure that you are working in a safe and healthy environment. Failure to adhere to health and safety standards may put you at risk of injuries. If you were injured wile at work, then you may be entitled to claim accident at work compensation in Reading.
Injured at work whilst away from your post?
Whilst at work, if you are away from your desk, your workstation, your place on the factory floor etc. you are still entitled to the same level of protection from accidents as you would be if you were at your own work space. With this in mind, we at Accident Advice Helpline, have been on hand to help a number of individuals make successful claims for accident at work compensation in Reading, because they were simply in the wrong place at the wrong time when the accident occurred.
I was injured through no fault of my own at work
Accidents in the workplace are something that can cause a lot of physical and emotional distress. If you have been the innocent party in an accident at work and it could have been avoided, then you may be able to claim accident at work compensation in Reading. Accident Advice Helpline’s team of expert and friendly advisers are on hand to provide you with help and advice, as well as to guide you through our initial assessment process which determines your eligibility for compensation.
Call us at Accident Advice Helpline now
Call our team of advisers today on one of our dedicated 24/7 telephone numbers. You can call our 24/7 landline number, which is 0800 689 0500, or our 24/7 mobile number 0333 500 0993, or simply text the words ‘CLAIM365’ to 88010 and a member of our team will call you back. Our advisers are here to help establish if you are entitled to make a claim, especially if the accident was something beyond your control and occurred within the last three years.
Call us at Accident Advice Helpline now, to find out of you are eligible to make a personal injury compensation claim.
Date Published: 15th December 2014
Author: David Brown