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Employees Injury Claim

Employees injury claim is a form of compensation claim which you can receive if you get hurt while at work. The reason of your injury could either be the nature of the job. Getting an injury at your workplace is a serious issue which needs to be handled with care as any mistake may affect your professional life. To file for a proper employees injury claim you need to keep in mind the following points.

The first step towards getting a employee injury claim is to record about the incident in the company’s accident record book. Every company has an accident book if there are approximately more than 10 people employed. You must make sure that a true statement of your accident is being recorded and the facts don’t get changed by the company.

The next step is to inform your boss about it and show him your injuries. You must also gather witnesses of your accident that are in your favor and record their statements and addresses as well. if possible you can take photographs of the accident zone and injuries and keep them safe until the court hearing.

After you have taken all these steps, you should then get a medical check-up from a doctor who will provide you with a medical certificate of your injury.

In many situations it is possible that the injury is quite serious due to which you may be unable to work ever again. In such cases you have the right to ask for a statutory income form your boss.

The last and the most important step is take the help of a personal injury lawyer who will fight for your compensation claim on a No Win No Fee basis. The No Win No Fee policy states that the professional injury lawyer will not charge even a single penny from you and will get nothing if you lose the case. But if you win he will be paid by your company’s insurance company.


The employee’s injury claim provides its users with various benefits such as taking care of medical expenses temporary disability advantages which includes wages. In case of a permanent disability you will get payments to last longer along with special services. You may also get the benefit of supplemental job displacement which includes a voucher and another job. If you have ever been a victim of injury at the workplace, do not suffer in silence, employee’s injury claim is your legal right.

Pedestrian run over by car
Mrs K was knocked over by a car that mounted the pavement, fracturing her tibia. Following extensive medical investigations organised by Cooks, it transpired that the accident brought forward the need for a knee replacement operation in the next 5-10 years. Cooks settled Mrs K’s claim for £28,750.00 she said:
"I am very pleased with the service I have received and would recommend Cookss to my friends. My claim was handled in a very professional manner and I was kept informed of it’s progress. Everyone I met or spoke to was helpful and considerate and I felt confident in their abilities. This was important to me at the time of my accident and later."
Mrs K from Streetly