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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

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    Repetitive strain industrial injury


    Repetitive strain industrial injury

    Contrary to what some might assume, a repetitive strain injury is no trivial matter. If left undiagnosed and untreated, this type of condition can leave a sufferer disabled. It’s no laughing matter, which is why you should get yourself checked out immediately if think that you might be showing the early signs.

    You should be particularly vigilant if you do a job that involves carrying out repetitive physical tasks. Maybe you’re an assembly line worker, typist or work with vibrating equipment. Whatever your job, if you feel any numbness, pins and needles, cramp or aching in any of your limbs, you should get yourself along to your GP.

    If it’s discovered that you are suffering from some form of repititive strain industrial injury that is linked to the job that you do, you may well be able to take your employer to court in an attempt to win yourself a personal injury compensation pay-out. What’s more is you may be able to do so with the aid of a top 100% no win no fee* personal injury solicitor.

    This would mean that it would not cost you anything to get your case off the ground and you would not be liable for any solicitor’s fees should you not be successful.

    Personal injury solicitors and repetitive strain industrial injury

    As a worker, you’re not there to simply fit into the process of production without any regard to your health and safety. Your employer will have a responsibility to make sure that you are not out at risk of suffering a repetitive strain industrial injury. If they were to fail this duty, you may well be able to take action against it with the assistance of a top-flight no win no fee* personal injury solicitor.

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    It will be likely that you and your doctor will be able to draw a link between any repetitive strain industrial injury you develop and your work, especially if you earn your living in a high-risk profession.

    As such, you may find that your employer will attempt to settle with you before your case even comes to court. If they do, you will need to liaise closely with your 100% no win no fee* personal injury solicitor to decide if the amount of money you are offered could be bettered if you were to proceed with your case.

    Choose wisely when seeking a personal injury lawyer to help with your compensation claim

    There are many personal injury firms out there that claim they can win you compensation for your repititive strain injury, but you would be well advised to go for one that has a good track record.

    Accident Advice Helpline has been helping people in your position since the dawn of the millennium.

    So for expert legal advice about a possible claim call Accident Advice Helpline today on: 0800 689 0500 from a landline or: 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Date Published: 22nd March 2014

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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    No-Win No-Fee: *Subject to insurance costs. Fee payable if case not pursued at client's request.