Mrs W from Great Yarmouth was awarded £2500.00 after an arm injury in a public place; Michael Lewin can help whether you injure yourself at work or in a public place to get compensation.
Mrs W in Great Yarmouth had slipped on wet floor due to leaking roof in a shopping centre. There were no signs warning of the wet floor which Mrs W was aware of. If your injury has been because of a public liability breach of safety then we can help you claim for compensation. Michael Lewin have experts who have dealt with hundreds of public liability cases; your claim will be settled with professionalism and dignity.
All employers? duty of care to their employees means they have to provide competent staff a safe working environment the correct equipment and a safe system of work.
Section 16 of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 permits Approved Codes of Practice which explains different practises acceptable for different working environments. The Approved Codes of Practice can be used as an indication for the courts as to whether the actions of the employer were safe.
An employer can only escape liability if they can prove that they have exercised reasonable care. If you have suffered from a fall which has caused an arm injury at work or in a public place and you would like help with making a claim for compensation come to our experts at Michael Lewin.
Michael Lewin have a team of dedicated accident in public place solicitors with extensive knowledge of public liability legality on hand to take your compensation claim.
Employers should be aware that non-abidance of these requirements results in very serious consequences for themselves and their employees. Employees can be seriously injured by way of faulty equipment which they have been given or by using defective equipment which then causes an accident. These accidents then have penalties from the employer needing to replace or re-train the member of staff who was injured to possibly paying out for rehabilitation and compensation for financial losses which the employee has suffered due to the accident.
Employers may also have to undergo an investigation and face the closure of their firm if serious negligence has resulted in a near-fatal accident on their premises. These are extreme consequences which employers rarely consider but checking equipment can prevent a great deal of heartache further down the line.
If Michael Lewin can help you after you have sustained an arm injury at work or in a public place; call the experts in employment law on 0844 499 9302 to start your compensation claim today.