Workplace accident claim injury example:
Accident in the workplace worker injured due to falling down some stairs in a building because the banister of the staircase was slippery. A compensation claim by the accident solicitors who acted on behalf of an employee obtained £5000. Injuries sustained a strained back.
The accident at work claim was made when a worker was going down the stairs but lost her balance due to the banister being slippery due to a cleaner using to much polish to causing the accident to happen. The injured worker fell down a 4 steps causing her to strain her back.
The injured worker went to accident and emergency hospital to get her back x-rayed to see is there was any permanent personal injury from the fall. The consultant explained to the injured worker that there was bruising and strained her lower back.
She was advised to rest her back as much as possible. The injured worker returned to her pre-accident level of work 6 weeks after the work related accident. The injured worker still suffered from some aches and pains and had to be careful that she did not aggravate her back at work or at home.
Accident at work solicitors obtained compensation for £5000 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.