Workplace accident claim injury example:
Accident at work claim, worker injured due to work folders left on the floor causing her to fall over onto the floor. A compensation claim by the accident solicitors who acted on behalf of an employee obtained £4000. Injuries sustained a sprained wrist and ankle.
The accident at work claim was made when a worker had tripped over work folders that caused her to fall awkwardly onto the floor causing her to sprain her left wrist and ankle. The injured worker was in severe pain and was helped up by other work colleagues who also took her to accident hospital for her personal injuries to be assessed.
The x-ray results showed the injured worker that she has badly sprained her wrist and ankle. The consultant advised the injured worker to rest as much as possible for the injuries to recover she was given pain killers to reduce the swelling and pain.
The injured worker returned to her pre accident level of work 3 weeks after the accident at work took place. Health and Safety have ensured all work colleagues to be aware of health and safety hazards in the workplace to prevent similar accidents happening again.
Accident at work solicitors obtained compensation for £4000 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.