Accidents in the workplace are unfortunately a common occurrence. In some workplaces due to the type of work and surroundings they are more common but sadly they are happening everywhere all over the country every day.
If you have been involved in an accident at work you may not realize that you are entitled to make a workplace compensation claim in Ipswich. You may think that it will be too costly, time consuming and very stressful.
Perhaps you are worried about how your employer will react and if it is a very large organization you could be concerned that they will try to persuade you not to go ahead with a claim. But if your accident happened at work by no fault of your own and your injuries have required medical treatment you should not suffer in silence. Be assured there is help out there if you look in the right place.
Your employer has a duty of care to you and all the other employees and must follow the correct regulations regarding health and safety. Preventing accidents from happening is a major part of the health and safety measures.
It is important to do regular safety inspections of the workplace environment and look for what possible accidents could happen in an area. All machinery and equipment should be tested regularly. All the electrics and all electrical equipment should be checked for faults regularly by a professional electrician.
Employers must make sure equipment should be checked and everyone is fully trained in how to use the equipment and trained in health and safety. Sadly though our employers can put all the precautions in place and have the best intentions to keep their staff safe, but accidents are still going to happen. If you are unfortunate enough to have an accident at work, you may be able to make a workplace compensation claim in Ipswich.
So if you have been injured in an accident at work, that was not your fault, then you can get the help you need to file a claim for accident at work compensation in Ipswich by contacting the team at Accident Advice Helpline.
How to contact Accident Advice Helpline to start a workplace compensation claim in Ipswich
Accident Advice Helpline is a law firm that has been helping people to make personal injury claims for accidents at work for over 14 years. Then speak to an advisor and see if you have a case for making a personal injury claim simply call the free phone number 0800 180 4123. The advisors will talk through the circumstances of your accident and the injuries you sustained. They will be able to offer you an estimated compensation figure and then you can decide whether or not to go ahead with making a personal injury claim.
Date Published: 29th September 2014
Author: David Brown