Cornea burns in workplace accidents
Have you been injured in an accident at work that wasn’t your fault? Have you suffered damage to your eyesight as a result of someone else’s negligence or because of poor training when it came to using certain substances? If you have, then you may be entitled to make a claim for workplace injury compensation in Tamworth. Accident Advice Helpline are on hand to provide you with the help and support you need to do just so. Our team of advisers are expert and professional and we have years of experience in dealing with claims for workplace injury compensation in Tamworth. A call to our team of advisers today could set you on the right road to making a claim if you have suffered eye injuries within the last three years as the result of an accident that wasn’t your fault.
Protecting your eyesight in the workplace
It doesn’t matter what you do for a living your eyesight is most important and damage to it can lead to long term if not life long problems as a result. When working in the manufacturing, scientific and production industries it is important to ensure that your eyes are protected whilst working with chemicals, dangerous substances or near machinery where sparks or other debris may fly. Accident Advice Helpline and our team of advisers have been helping accident victims claim for accident at work compensation as a result to damage to their eyesight in the workplace. If you imagine your eyes are like glass, then scratches, nicks, marks and burns can leave them no longer at their best and can leave you unable to see properly. You may be left unable to participate in activities you would normally have taken for granted.
Wearing eye protection in the workplace
Accident at work compensation has been made payable to those accident victims whose eyesight was damaged because they either (a) did not have the correct eyewear to protect their eyes or (b) were not fitted with any eyewear at all. If your employer has expected you to work with dangerous substances etc. and has not provided you with the appropriate eye protection, then they have failed in their duty of care. Call us at Accident Advice Helpline for free, no obligation advice from our team of experienced and friendly advisers. If you choose to proceed, our team of professional personal injury lawyers will handle your claim on your behalf on a 100% no win no fee basis.
Accident at work, can I make a claim for workplace injury compensation in Tamworth?
If the accident you suffered was not of your making and happened within the last 3 years’, then there is a good chance you may be entitled to accident at work compensation. In order to ascertain if this is the case, call our team of advisers here at Accident Advice Helpline. Our telephone lines are manned by expert and friendly advisers and you can contact them on 0800 689 0500 (landline) or 0333 500 0993 (mobile) and we will talk you through the initial assessment process. If you have suffered damage or injury to your eyes as a result of a workplace accident that wasn’t your fault, call us today.
Date Published: 30th July 2015
Author: David Brown