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Work Injury Claim Solicitor

People can suffer major accidents while they are at their workplace. Often the accident is not caused by their own fault but due to the negligence of their employer or one of their colleagues. Every workplace is prone to accidents and thus it is the duty of the employer to make sure that the employees work environment is safe. If you or anyone you know has suffered such an accident, it is important for them to make a claim by contacting a work injury claim solicitor.

The Solicitors make sure that you receive full compensation for your injuries and losses. The injury may lead to loss of work and will cause much pain and suffering for the employee, thus it is important to make a compensation claim. You are entitled to claim the money that you have spent on your treatment. It is the duty of the employer to see that workplace equipment are in the right condition and pose no health and safety hazards for employees. Training employees in how to handle machines and equipment properly is also necessary.

Employers have a legal duty to maintain health and safety conditions in work premises. If they fail to do so, they can be liable for subsequent accidents. Workplace accidents can lead to loss of life in some cases. In such an instance, the family members of the employee can claim compensation by hiring a work injury claim solicitor. Such a claim would include the pain and suffering of the victim and an amount for the dependants if they have suffered losses.

It is thus important to hire an experienced Solicitor to take your case forward. The types of accidents you can make a claim for include; machinery accidents, falls, slips, trips, lifting accidents, defective equipments or defective premises, construction accidents and lack of adequate safety equipment accidents.

Cooks Legal will guide you through the whole process and enable you to make a claim without any hassle. If you wish to receive full compensation from the employer, it is beneficial to contact expert Solicitors to help you claim compensation. Even if the accident was caused due to the negligence of a fellow employee, the claim can be brought against the employer as it is his duty to provide competent fellow workers.

Accident at work
Mr G is a fitness instructor, using military style training techniques. His employers insisted that he cover 4 lessons per day covering at least 14 miles whilst carrying army packs and wearing marching boots. As a result of his excessive workload he suffered an injury to his hip which required surgery and prevented him from participating in contact sports.Within a year of being instructed Cooks settled his claim for £11,500. Mr G commented:
"an extremely professional service, who utilized every avenue to enhance my claim. Thank you very much"
Mr G from North Yorks