It is an employers responsibility to provide a safe place of work. They must adhere to strict health and safety regulations in the workplace. Sadly many people still have an accident at work.
If you have had an accident at work and suffered an injury then you may be able claim compensation.
For the claim to be successful you would have to establish that your employer has caused your accident. You need to be able to prove that your employer has acted negligently or in breach of a statutory obligation.
If you have had an accident at work then you should speak to our legal specialists about what to do next.
We have a great deal of experience in this area and have dealt with accidents that have occurred in a wide variety of locations including factories, warehouses, shops and offices.
The types of accidents that commonly occur at work include:
- slips, trips and falls
- accidents due to defective equipment
- accidents due to inadequate training
- lifting injuries
- crushing injuries
- repetitive strain injury (RSI)