Been hurt at work and it wasn’t your fault? Claim workplace injury compensation in West Oxfordshire
When you go to work on a daily basis, you do so in the knowledge that you will be safe in your surroundings for the duration of your day or your shift. This is something that Accident Advice Helpline knows only too well and as a result are called upon to help many thousands of individuals just like you annually to make claims for workplace injury compensation in West Oxfordshire.
No-one actively sets out to have an accident but when accidents happen, they are likely to be the fault of another person who has failed in their duties and consequently put others at risk. Going to work on a daily basis is something millions of us do daily but within that number, unfortunately employees do fall foul of accidents that could have been avoided.
Work-related injuries leave thousands unable to work!
Accident Advice Helpline have been assisting with claims for workplace injury compensation in West Oxfordshire. And in doing so, they have been helping restore the balance when injuries have left workers unable to go about their daily chores and in some instances participate in social activities along with friends and family. Such injuries are usually the result of accidents that could have and should have been avoided if only certain health and safety and common-sense practices had been adhered to. Work-related injuries account for a large percentage of the time spent off work by people who have been forced to take time off and have also been responsible for additional emotional stress and financial hardship placed on those suffering from them. And all of this could have been avoided if only certain things had been done differently.
Poor training and badly adhered to health & safety policies
In the workplace, health and safety policies are required to be implemented to ensure the safety of all staff regardless of who they are and what they do. A failure to stick to these policies is what leads to accidents in the workplace and the subsequent claim for accident at work compensation in West Oxfordshire being filed. Accident Advice Helpline know only too well that a little more time spent on such policies and training can go a long way when it comes to reducing the likelihood of accidents happening.
I’ve had an accident at work, can I make a claim for accident at work compensation in West Oxfordshire?
If you have had an accident in the last three years and it was not your fault then you are more than likely eligible to make a claim for accident at work compensation in West Oxfordshire. To find out for definite if you are eligible, contact Accident Advice Helpline’s team of advisers today on 0800 689 0500 (our 24/7 landline number) or 0333 500 0993 (our 24/7 mobile number) and one of our friendly and expert team will guide you through the initial consultation. You can also text ‘CLAIM365’ to 88010 and a member of our team will return your call at a more convenient time and discuss the options open to you as well as providing you with advice and support.
Date Published: 16th November 2014
Author: David Brown