Mr M went to Michael Lewin after his accident at work; we deal with lots of workplace accident compensation claims.
Mr M from Surrey was 37 when his accident at work happened. He was awarded £1000.00 in compensation for his injuries. Our client made contact with a damaged electric cable in work and received an electric shock. Employers should check and repair faulty equipment and when that is not done and an accident is the end result you can claim for compensation for any injuries or financial losses you incur during your recovery.
Every UK employer has a duty of care. This is critical to the health safety and general welfare of all employees. Not all employers are aware of the implications of the duty of care. But it doesn?t matter how small a business happens to be. Where there’s any member of staff there is a duty of care responsibility.
An employer should have a person who deals with health and safety matters. This person must be legally competent. In other words that person should have the ability to understand the concerns around health and safety. This includes checking equipment is fit for use for employees to use safely with no risk to their health. This involved doing regular machinery/equipment checks on all equipment in the workplace to lower the risk of accidents causing people injuries.
If you have been involved in an accident at work call Michael Lewin’s specialist solicitors to start your compensation claim today; we have many years of experience in making compensation claims after being injured in a workplace accident.
Employers of any size of organisation or company has got to by law arrange for a plan which identifies and tries to ameliorate all identified risks. A health and safety policy must be in place in every workplace taking into account the aforementioned risks. This policy should mention all the provisions which that company makes to protect their employees? health and safety.
This policy should be available for all employees to view and comment on at all times. The provisions which are mentioned in the health and safety policy document should all be able to be seen by employees. Our client decided to use Michael Lewin; he was pleased to be kept updated throughout the claims process.
If Michael Lewin can help you with an accident at work compensation claim call today: 0844 499 9302; we have helped many clients get awarded much needed compensation after their claims.