Michael Lewin Solicitors assisted Mr H when he made a claim after sustaining a head injury at work due to an accident that wasn?t his fault; Michael Lewin are experts on dealing with cases relating to a brain injury or any head injury and you can discuss a compensation claim with expert lawyers in the UK.
Mr H from Birmingham was at work when a mannequin fell on his head causing a painful injury. He was 29 years old when the accident occurred.
The law provides protection against any accidents that occur either in the workplace or a public place which are not the victim’s fault. 1974 CHAPTER 37 Health and safety act was: ?An Act to make further provision for securing the health safety and welfare of persons at work for protecting others against risks to health or safety in connection with the activities of persons at work for controlling the keeping and use and preventing the unlawful acquisition possession and use of dangerous substances and for controlling certain emissions into the atmosphere; to make further provision with respect to the employment medical advisory service; to amend the law relating to building regulations and the Building (Scotland) Act 1959; and for connected purposes.?
(1)The provisions of this Part shall have effect with a view to?
(a) Securing the health safety and welfare of persons at work;
(b) Protecting persons other than persons at work against risks to health or safety arising out of or in connection with the activities of persons at work;
(c)controlling the keeping and use of explosive or highly flammable or otherwise dangerous substances and generally preventing the unlawful acquisition possession and use of such substances
(d) Controlling the emission into the atmosphere of noxious or offensive substances from premises of any class prescribed for the purposes of this paragraph.
Michael Lewin can provide top legal advice regarding non-fault accidents that result in a brain injury or any head injury and offer compensation claim advice from expert lawyers in the UK.
Some working environments are more dangerous than others but unfortunately accidents can happen in any workplace if standard safety procedures are not followed.
Mr H was awarded 100% of the compensation for his injury. Compensation is awarded for pain suffering and loss of amenity. Loss of amenity covers things such as not being able to continue a hobby continue a chosen career or carry out domestic tasks.
Special damages can include part of your claim for example lost wages travelling expenses (e.g. for attending medical appointments) prescriptions private medical treatment the cost of repairing or replacing damaged property (including your car) the cost of private care or the equivalent value of care given by family members. This part of your claim can run into £1000s if you have been unable to go to work.
If you have suffered a brain injury or any head injury and need compensation claim advice from lawyers in the UK following an accident that wasn?t your fault call Michael Lewin Solicitors on: 0844 499 9302