What claims does accident at work include?

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Accidents at work are very common and can happen in any type of job.  Every company has certain responsibility towards the safety their employees and if unexpectedly you meet with an accident at work during the working hours, then you can claim work injury compensation.

We, Shires Law are a firm of personal injury solicitor and we help the individuals who have suffered physical and psychological injury. At Shires Law, we aim to provide an easy personal injury claim process. But before claiming the insurance, you should know what types of claim comes under accident in work place.

  1. Machinery Accident

 Injuries from machinery accidents comes in several forms and year after year there are many injuries and fatalities recorded. The important thing is the safety of an employee when they are working on machine. If it was not your fault then it's your right to claim compensation for your injuries.

  1. Construction Accident

Each year thousands of staff are injured in construction sites. With negligence being one of the first reasons. If you are getting injured in such circumstances then you will be eligible to claim the insurance.

  1. Slips and trips at work

If you have been gone through slips and journeys within the work then you should seek immediate medical help. Slips and journeys may result in injuries that not only cause you pain and discomfort but it will also stop you from doing daily works.

  1. Violence at work

The Health and Safety at Work Act has provisions that cover both physical and verbal abuse in the workplace. Generally many people face such type of violence. There are many measures that should be implemented to avoid these situations.

  1. Burns Compensation

Burns happen in several workplaces and may occur from variety of causes, like fires, contact with hot instrumentation, chemical burns, electrical burns and radiation burns. We can help you to claim your burn compensation.

  1. Working at height

According to Work at Height Regulation Act 2005, it require employers to ensure that employees working at a height is properly planned, appropriately supervised and carried out so that employees are safe.

We never know when and what kind of accidents will take place in the work place but if all the necessary measures are taken then the report of accident at work place will minimize a lot. Workers can do their work without any fear of accidents. In case, there are accidents after taking strict measures, then we can help you claim work injury compensation as we understand your expenses, while you can’t be working because of your injury. We have an experienced team of professionals who are there to help you to claim your injury insurance.

Now stop worrying about claiming work injury compensation, we at Shires Law are there to help you so that you don’t have to waste your time or your family members time. By understanding your situation, we ensure that we provide the best of our services.  

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