Workplace Accidents

mosshaselhurst Solicitors are experienced in handling compensation claims in all types of workplace.

If you suffer an accident at work, you may be able to make a personal injury claim for compensation – mosshaselhurst Solicitors can help you with this.

Types of accidents at work claims

Accident At Work claims that mosshaselhurst Solicitors have handled successfully include accidents involving:

  • Defective machinery
  • Dangerous machinery
  • Old machinery
  • Slips or trips on debris or uneven/loose surfaces
  • Slips or trips on wet surfaces
  • Lifting injuries
  • Injuries caused by the exposure to harmful or dangerous substances
  • Injuries caused by attacks from patients
  • Injuries caused by violent attacks from customers

Loss of amenity

Loss of amenity claims may be made as the result of pain, grief and the inability to do things that you would normally be able to do.

The responsibility of your employer

It is the responsibility of your employer to ensure that you can carry out your role in a safe way. This means that your employer has to asses the potential risks to your safety in carrying out your job and to make plans to ensure that you may do so without risk to you personally.

Cluttered floors, broken tiles, loose wires, badly lit corridors and external spaces, wet floors and ill fitting door handles are all examples of things that can render your workplace unsafe. mosshaselhurst Solicitors will be able to help you to establish if a claim might be successful and then help you in making a successful claim