Workplace accident claim injury example:
Accident in the workplace, worker injured due to work equipment left on the scaffolding. . This caused him to fall off to the floor. A compensation claim by the accident solicitors who acted on behalf of an employee obtained £6,500 a fracture to his forearm and soft tissue injury to wrist.
The accident at work claim was made when a worker had tripped and fell over some work equipment left on the walkway. The injured worker had tripped and fell over a drill left by a work colleague causing injury.
As a result of the fall he suffered from a broken forearm and sustained soft tissue injury to his wrist. He attended accident and emergency hospital and attended upon a consultant who had undertaken X-Rays which confirmed the injury.
He was advised by the consultant to rest at home and was given pain killers to reduce the pain. He stayed off work for 4 weeks until he was recovered. He was able to return to work and undertake most pre-accident work but was often helped by his work colleagues to complete the heavy side of this work.
Accident at work solicitors obtained compensation for £6,500 for the work related accident. 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.