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Solicitors specialising in Factory Accidents

Accidents can occur to any body, and they are a common thing especially in factories. However, if a loss has occurred not because of any fault of the injured person but due to the negligence and ignorance of the employer or the company, then the sufferers can legally make their claims. Solicitors specialising in factory accidents may help them in securing justice and getting compensation. Some of the most common industrial injuries & illness caused due to the negligence of employers and companies include electric shocks, falling from roofs or ladders, electrocution, falling into un-guarded areas like holes, back injuries due to lifting of heavy weights or being hit by a falling object at a construction site.

However, it is very important to choose a good injury lawyer, therefore before making the final decision, you must look around for them. The first step for this is to find out an experienced solicitor. Some of the basic things that you need to take care of while selecting an accident lawyer are that you should not hire a solicitor just because your best friend or a family member referred him or her to you. It is wise to carry out your own research. You must also not forget to check their settlements information and online verdicts, by referring to their bar record. Also look out for their experience in the field, what their legal education is and what is the percentage of their contingency fees. After satisfying all these factors, you will have to give complete details about your case, in order to seek their expert opinion.

In cases of industrial injuries & illness, the solicitors specialising in factory accidents can be of a big help. In such instances, usually the injured workers get good compensation benefits; however, it can be nothing in comparison to your hurt caused due to the accident. First of all, the lawyer tries to make a settlement with the employer out of the court, and if the settlement conditions are not satisfactory, then he or she files official lawsuit against the employer in the court. After gathering evidences against the employer, the lawyer tries to get you the highest amount of claim possible. This claim includes the lost wages and medical expenses of the worker, and sometimes a penalty, if the employer is proved to be highly negligent towards his or her employees. The procedure of injury claims can at time be very difficult and complicated, and a professional lawyer can help you out through the legal procedure of getting the claim for your sufferings.

Workplace Accident
Mrs P tripped on an extension lead wire which had been left to run across the floor of her workplace. She had previously complained about the lead however it was not rectified until after her accident. Liability was admitted early in the claim and Mrs P was awarded £1600.00 following consultation with a medico-legal expert.
"I was very sceptical to approach a "no win no fee" firm, but I was happy to have them help me. They were professional, concise and were successful with my claim. I would be very happy to use them and to recommend them."
Mrs P, London