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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."

    Esther Rantzen

    Serious injury compensation in West Somerset

    Serious injury compensation in West Somerset

    West Somerset is the westernmost region of the county of Somerset, and it is recognised as a government district in the area. Somerset is actually split up into seven governmental regions in total. Around 34,000 people live in West Somerset, and many people visit the area or pass through it when going on holiday to the surrounding areas. Thankfully, it is very unlikely you would ever have to worry about claiming serious injury compensation in West Somerset, since this is a very safe place to live and work.

    Of course, while we can say cases of this nature are rare, they can still potentially happen from time to time. Accidents can potentially happen in the workplace, for example. Most employers go way above and beyond what is required of them in terms of health and safety, but there are isolated cases where this does not happen.

    The importance of health and safety laws

    Everyone who goes to work – regardless of where they might work – has a right to be kept safe while they do their job. For instance, they should be trained to do the work they do each day, and this might involve manual handling training and learning how to use pieces of machinery.

    The workplace should also be free from other potential hazards such as falls from height, trip hazards and hazards posed by chemicals and other materials. Needless to say, the hazards may be very different from one workplace to the next.

    Dealing with work injuries

    Serious injury compensation in West Somerset is only ever paid out occasionally, purely because accidents this serious are very uncommon. However, if you have been involved in a serious work-based incident it is well worth finding out where you stand and whether compensation could make a difference to your life.

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    Have you been left with permanent injuries or problems because of your accident? Can you no longer go to work at all? Whatever the case may be, calling Accident Advice Helpline now on 0800 689 0500 could turn out to be a very smart move. Make sure you have the chance to change your life from now on. Learn whether you could claim serious injury compensation in West Somerset and see if our professional personal injury lawyers could make a claim on your behalf. One free call will get the process started from today onwards.

    Date Published: 10th August 2014

    Author: kate

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