An illness or injury can be a result of faulty equipment, lack of training or exposure to dangerous chemicals. If you have had an accident at work or suffered an illness or injury as a result of your working conditions, you may be able to make a claim for compensation.
Apart from compensation for your injury, making a claim can help you:
- Recoup loss of earnings or future loss of earnings
- Compensate you if you have to change jobs because of your injuries
- Pay for medical treatment
- Repay other expenses such as travelling to and from hospital appointments.
Nayyars Solicitors have had years of experience in this field. Our specialist teams that can give you the best support and advice, helping you to get the compensation you deserve.
Accidents In The Office
The office is perceived to be a safe working environment. Contrary to this belief, a large number of accidents can, and do occur in offices every day.
Whether tripping over an obstruction on the floor, falling down the stairs or injuring one’s self as a result of a faulty piece of equipment, your employer will be liable to pay you compensation for any injuries.
Successful claims that Nayyars Solicitors have handled, include:
- Slips and trips on the floor
- Falling down stairs
- A faulty door closing on an employee
- Defective equipment
- Repetitive strain injury from constant typing (RSI)
If you have been injured within the office, contact Nayyar Solicitors, and our specialist advisers can determine the best course of action to access your claim further.
Factory / Warehouse Accidents
Your employer has a legal duty to provide a safe working environment for you. They are responsible for your workplace and also the actions of fellow employees.
You are protected by a range of statutory regulations. Should your employer breach any one of these requirements, they can be held liable for the injuries sustained.
Accidents in factories and warehouses can include:
- working with defective machinery
- hazardous materials
- falling objects
- slippery surfaces
- fork-lift truck accidents
- lifting accidents
- Inadequate training
If you have been injured in a factory or warehouse, contact Nayyar Solicitors, and our specialist advisers can determine the best course of action to access your claim.