Workplace accident claim injury example:
Accident at work claim, worker injured due to a pallet falling onto his foot when he was loading them onto the back of a trailer. A compensation claim by the accident solicitors who acted on behalf of an employee obtained £6500. Injuries sustained foot injury.
The accident at work claim was made when the worker was loading heavy pallets onto the back of trailer using an electric pallet truck. One of the pallets fell onto the injured worker’s foot causing a fracture. Other work colleagues took him to hospital where he the foot injury was X-Rayed.
He was advised that he had fractured his foot and this was placed in plaster for a period for 1 month. The doctor told the injured worker that he will need to rest as much as possible for him to recover. The doctor prescribed him with strong pain killers to help reduce pain.
The injured worker still experienced sharp pain 9 months following the accident. The injured worker stayed off work for 1 months and when he returned to work he was put on light duties, he did not return to his pre-accident level of work until months following the accident at work.
Accident at work solicitors obtained compensation for £6500 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