Mr B suffered a head injury if you have suffered from a brain injury at work Michael Lewin have solicitors who get compensation after serious injuries.
Mr B came to Michael Lewin after he suffered a head injury at work. He was 28 when a metal bar (part of racking he was standing underneath) fell onto his head.
He sustained serious injuries to his head from the accident. The metal bar caused lots of damage to his head; he suffered localised bruising and the area which took the brunt of the force of the metal bar falling became swollen and red.
Our client felt that the bar should have been more adequately stored; then the entire accident could easily have been prevented. 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.
If you have suffered from a fall causing a brain injury at work and you would like help with making a claim for compensation come to our experts at Michael Lewin.
Anyone who is unsure if they are entitled to make a claim for compensation can speak to a specialist personal injury solicitor at Michael Lewin. Anyone can read the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 which is a major piece of legislation covering occupational health and safety in the United Kingdom. The full text is available on the UK legislation website and can be downloaded free of charge.
The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 imposes general duties for health and safety on employers employees and others such as landlords manufacturers suppliers and designers.
Michael Lewin have dealt with accidents for many years; as one of our highly trained work accident solicitors said ?Accidents are nearly always preventable; I get real job satisfaction in getting my clients compensation for an accident which wasn?t their fault.?
If Michael Lewin can help you after you have sustained a brain injury at work; call the experts in employment law on 0844 499 9302 to start your compensation claim today.