Very few people actually enjoy a trip to see their dentist. Unfortunately though, if you value your teeth, a regular check-up is unavoidable. Once every six months should suffice. However, the fact that finding a dentist that provides treatment on the NHS these days is so difficult means that many people on lower incomes fail to get their teeth checked out as regularly as they perhaps should.
This can mean that by the time they notice a problem, it can be quite advanced and require a surgical procedure to put right. As you’re more than likely fully aware, dentists use a range of quite nasty looking tools to carry out surgical procedures. Most of these are sharp instruments of one kind or another that look as though they could do some serious damage if not in the hands of somebody who knew what they were doing.
Some dental instruments have moving parts that need to be powered by an electrical motor. No matter how skilled your dentist is, if any of these were to malfunction, you could end up suffering an injury in an accident that was not your fault. If this were to be the case, there will be a chance that you might well find yourself in a position where retaining the services of a top 100% ‘no win, no fee’ personal injury law firm with a view to seeking Trafford accident at work compensation might be an option.
Dental injuries and Trafford accident at work compensation
Imagine that you had gone in to your local dental surgery for a routine procedure. You’re nervous, but are not in fear of being done an injury in an accident that was not your fault and being put in a position where seeking Trafford accident at work compensation might be an option. During the procedure, a drill your dentist is using malfunctions. This results in you suffering some very nasty burns to the mouth.
Under these circumstances, you might well have grounds on which to seek a Trafford accident at work compensation pay-out from your dentist if it could be proved that he had not done all that he could to make sure that his equipment was kept in full working order.
Talk to the experts
If you have been injured as a result of a dentist’s equipment malfunctioning while it was in your mouth and would like to explore the possibility of seeking some form of Trafford accident at work compensation with the help of a top 100% ‘no win, no fee’ personal injury law firm, pick up the phone today and call Accident Advice Helpline free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone for free, no obligation advice about making a claim for compensation.
Date Published: 15th September 2014
Author: David Brown