Accident at work compensation claim example:
Accident at work claim was made when a worker slipped and fell off the scaffolding. A compensation claim by accident solicitors who acted on behalf of an employee obtained £ 18,000; Injury lumbar disc lesion, depression & severe pain in his back.
Accident at work claim was made when a worker had badly fallen off the scaffolding due to paint cans left in the walkway of the scaffold. He sustained disc lesions, depression & severe back pain.
The injured worker attended hospital. Paramedics took him in an ambulance and provided medical attention on the way. X-ray were taken and the injured worker remained in hospital for several days and surgery has to be undertaken on his spine.
The injured worker was hospitalised for a period of 2-3 weeks and had to stay at home for a further 2 months before he could return to work.
The injured worker could not continue with his main level of duties and was only put a part-time light duties when he returned to work. He could not play football or play with his children as he would like.
He required help and assistance from his wife and family around the home. As a result of his accident at work the injury caused the injured worker moderate depression, a barrier that delayed his recovery.
Accident at work compensation solicitors obtained compensation for £18,000 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.