Mr I from York is pleased that he went to Michael Lewin to get compensation after his back injury at work. He was awarded £1750.00 in compensation.
Mr I was working as usual when he had to go to the refrigerator in work. The floor in the walk-in refrigerator was wet and he slipped injuring his back.
Employers have a duty to provide a safe working environment for their staff to operate in as stated in the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. Your employer has a responsibility to keep you safe in the workplace. The Health and Safety Act of 1974 is the primary piece of legislation that covers work related health and safety issues in the UK. It states your employer’s responsibilities for your health and safety at work. A health and safety executive should be appointment within the business to oversee and manage all health and safety matters. Any safety issues should be reported immediately to the health and safety executive.
If you are injured and the injury was the fault of someone else call our team today. Michael Lewin have dealt with hundreds of claims in their decade of experience.
If you have been involved in an accident at work call Michael Lewin’s specialist solicitors to start your claim today.
The following are examples of common hazards or areas of neglect that may cause an accident in a public place:
? Defective trolleys in supermarkets; all equipment that is used by the public should be in good working order and maintained regularly. All equipment in a public place should be checked for faults and taken out of service.
? Negligence of staff in a place that is used by the public; for example if a member of staff has left a stock trolley in the path of one of the customers and it has caused them to trip over it.
? Slips due to substances on the floor that should have been marked with a sign cordoned off or cleaned up.
? Falling objects; this can happen when any products or materials have not been placed securely at height or on a shelf. Injury may occur if an object falls onto someone or into their path.
Our client was kept updated throughout the claims process. Michael Lewin works hard to keep the claims process straightforward and easy to use. Michael Lewin take on accident at work claims on a no win no fee basis. The fees are claimed from the other side so you have nothing to lose.
If Michael Lewin can help you with an accident at work claim call today: 0844 499 9302.