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Construction Site Accident Solicitors

Construction industry of U.K. is safer than most of the countries in Europe. Nonetheless, the chance of being injured or killed is more than any other sector. Most of the casualties occur in the construction industry. The main reason behind these accidents are the huge physical work that the construction industry demands and if the safety or health is ignored even minutely, it can lead to overwhelming consequences.  

 It is the employer’s duty to provide a secure and safe construction site for work. Whether safety or security is, ignored accidents are bound to happen. The construction industry employs many heavy equipment such as power tools and equipments that work from height, so, in order to make the construction area accident free everything should be correctly done. Some of the most common accidents that happen in a construction site includes fall from ladder, fall from roof, electrical accident, power accidents, fire accident, and holes in the floor and lift accidents. Most of the construction site occurs when somebody is handling the material, roaming about the workplace and roaming across the building site.

Construction site injury can lead to grave personal injury. A fall from height can easily break bones, can also lead to serious brain or head injury, which can cause paralysis. Power can lead to grave limb injury and might even lead to the loss of limbs.

If you are a victim of such an accident that occurred due to the negligence of your employer and without any fault of yours then you have all the legal and the civil right to ask for accident claim compensation. A successful claim should cover all the expenses that you have incurred because of the accident. It should cover all your medical bills and pay you some amount, since you are out of work.

In such cases it is better that, you seek the help and guidance of a professional construction accident site solicitor who has ample knowledge about all the intricacies and the complication involved in these cases. With the help of these construction site accident solicitors, you can earn a handsome compensation and to recover from the injuries or damages that you have incurred through the accident. The construction accident site solicitor will guide you properly regarding how to collect the witnesses and the evidences to prove your side. So he will make all the efforts to make you win all will help you to get the maximum compensation possible.

Mrs B was crossing a pedestrian crossing pushing her grandson in a baby buggy when she was knocked to the ground by a car driven by the defendant. The accident caused a complex fracture to her right foot.   Liability was denied as both parties claimed the lights were in their favour. At trial Cooks were successful in proving Mrs B’s case and she was awarded £90,000.00.
"I would like to thank you and all your staff for your courtesy and professionalism in what has been a very distressing time for us all..."
Mrs B from London