Back Injury At Work Claims

Back Injury At Work Claims

It is reported that back pain costs Great Britain £5 Billion per year!

This is a vast amount of money but can you claim for back pain resulting from accidents at work?

Well the answer is YES!

Back Injuries are one of the most common work based injuries causing pain and discomfort to employee. This can be avoided.

There are rules and guidelines in place for employers to ensure that their employees are protected from any work injuries, such as Back Injury. it is the responsibilty of the employer to ensure all staff are aware and use the correct training when correctly lifting heavy objects. different limits are put in place for both men and women and it is very important that they are made aware of their own limits.

Back injury at work claim

Back Injuries are categorised in relation to the severity of a compensation point of view. Shown below is a brief guidline of compensation entitlement for back injuries:

Back Injuries
Severe, not involving paralysis– work injuries – accident at work compensation

£50,000

£85,000

With bladder/bowel impairment etc– work injuries – accident at work compensation

£30,000

£50,000

With disc lesions, depression & severe pain– work injuries – accident at work compensation

£20,000

£30,000

With crush vertebrae, osteoarthritis, pain– work injuries – accident at work compensation

£10,000

£20,000

With prolapsed discs, laminectomy, some pain– work injuries – accident at work compensation

£6,000

£10,000

With sprains, strains, full recovery expected.– work injuries – accident at work compensation

£1,000

£6,000

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If you have suffered a back injury from an accident at work then please visit our website and contact to see if you can claim compensation.