Workplace accident claim injury example:
Accident at work claim was made when a worker had fallen due when a defective shelf which had fallen on the injured worker, causing him to lose balance and fall to the floor. A compensation claim by the accident solicitors who acted on behalf of an employee obtained £12,000 compensation for the accident at work, injures sustained traumatic injury to foot and back with permanent damage.
The accident at work claim was made when a worker had fallen onto the floor due to a loose and defective shelf containing heavy work equipment falling onto his foot. He fell to the floor in pain and made a compensation claim for personal injury and loss.
The injured worker prior to the accident was regarded as a fit and active sportsman, His main hobby was playing tennis and rugby. The claimant was unable to continue in with his favorite pastimes as a result of the condition. The claimant also required extra assistance in the home and garden.
He also required physiotherapy, osteopathy and acupuncture treatment, as well as painkillers. The claimant suffered from depression due to his condition. The injured worker also lost the use of a company car.
He was taken into hospital by another employee and was hospitalised for 2 weeks due to the condition he was in. The worker then had to rest at home but could not return to work as his injury was permanent.
Accident at work solicitors obtained compensation for £12,000 for the work related injury. The worker also received compensation for expenses and loss of earnings.
The accident at work solicitors acted on a NO WIN NO FEE agreement and recovered all legal costs off the insurance company. The worker received 100% compensation and 0% legal costs.