Over the period of 2012/13, London had a total of 8,889 reported injuries sustained by employees, which equates to 11% of the overall UK total. In addition, 120,000 people in London suffered work-related illnesses over the 2011/12 period.
Of course London is a large and sprawling city, full of industry and business, but it still highlights how many injuries are being sustained by employees through accidents at work.
In 2012/13, 1,935 major injuries to employees were reported, with 13 fatalities occurring as a result of workplace accidents. Thankfully the injury rate fell in 2013 by 31% when compared with its previous year.
Are you the victim of a Southwark accident at work?
Sustaining an injury at work can be extremely debilitating. The smallest of accidents can lead to the biggest injuries – injured limbs or backs that make life extremely difficult for you to live your life.
If you’ve sustained an injury in a Southwark accident at work over the last 3 years, you can claim for compensation through Accident Advice Helpline!Open Claim Calculator
As a law firm specialising in personal injury claims, the Accident Advice Helpline has helped thousands of people like you get the compensation you deserve for over 10 years.
You can find out how much you can potentially claim by calling us now on our 24/7 freephone helpline, or heading over to our compensation calculator or “30-second test”.
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Our expert advisers are on hand to treat your case with the utmost respect, dignity and confidence. You can speak to us now to get advice with no obligation to proceed.
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All of our lawyers operate on a 100% guaranteed ‘no win, no fee*’ basis. Each case will take different times to settle, but many of our claimants won’t even need to attend court. We can even process most claims over the telephone!
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If you’ve suffered an injury in a Southwark accident at work, don’t delay, speak to Accident Advice Helpline 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone and get the compensation you deserve!