Employers have a duty to ensure that their employees are working in the safest way possible and that the risk of accident is minimised. Employers have to carry out risk assessments for health and safety purposes and take any reasonable steps to ensure the safety of its workers. This includes providing adequate safety equipment as well as suitable training. If you have suffered a building site injury, you may be able to make a building site accident claim.
We are experts in injury compensation and can deal with claims under a no win no fee agreement, striving to maximise the damages that we recover for our clients.
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Your employers and the main contractors should take steps to reduce the risk of injury and they must also provide the correct personal protective equipment such as harnesses, hard hats, safety clothing and safety matting. All construction site workers should receive adequate training so they do not represent a safety hazard to themselves or others.
If you have been injured in an accident on a building site, you could be entitled to make a building site injury compensation claim.
Recently we helped a client secure a total of £1.3 million in compensation after suffering a serious head injury whilst working on a building site. Our complex injury lawyers ensured his compensation amount covered the injuries he sustained as well as long term care needs and the financial impact on his family.
You may be unable to work at a later stage if your injury becomes chronic and without adequate rest and specialist treatment the injury could lead to additional damage.
If you have suffered an accident on a construction site that was not your fault then you are entitled to compensation to help pay for medical treatment and ease the financial pressures from being unable to work, particularly if you are self-employed.
We want to help you overcome the injuries and difficulties you face by making a meticulous building site injury compensation claim on your behalf.
Call us today on 08000 93 00 94 to discuss your claim with one of our advisors, or complete an Online Claim Enquiry and we'll call you back. Don't be worried about legal fees, claims are normally dealt with under a no win no fee arrangement, so if your claim doesn't succeed you won't pay for our work.
Scaffolding accidents can be caused by poor maintenance, wrongly erected scaffolding or failure to install safety barriers. As specialist personal injury solicitors, our aim is to gain the award you need for your injury.
Dealing with a building site accident claim under a no win no fee agreement ensures that in the event we don't win your case you won't pay for our work.