Accident at work claims – Hand Injury
In this accident at work compensation claim example, a worker aged 26 at the time, sustained severe hand injuries and as a result obtained accident at work compensation in the sum of £13,000.
The accident at work claim occurred when the employee of the company was required to be involved in an overhead crane operation when his right hand was trapped between the counterweights hanging from the crane and a concrete chute. as a result the man suffered injuries to his hand at work and brought an action against his employers for the injuries sustained in the accident at work.
Accident at work Claims – Hand Injury
in court the medical evidence stated that while there had been a reasonable fixation of the finger, some deformity was noticeable and therefore a permanent disfigurement would be visible.
After considering the evidence, the court found in favour of the injured employee and awared him compensation for the accident at work in the sum of £13,000 for pain and suffering and loss of earnings and other losses and expenses.
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Accident At Work Claims – More Help and Advice
For further information please see the following work related accident advice pages:
- Manual Handling Accident
- Neck injury at work
- Slips, Trips & Falls
- Upper body
- Upper body Injury
- Upper limbs