Our client felt he might be entitled to compensation after he suffered a head and back injury in Manchester. He approached Michael Lewin for help to make his claim.
Mr G had his accident at work. He had injured his back and his head in an accident as he fell down a flight of stairs whilst going about his duties in work. The stairs that he had been walking down had no lighting so he could not see where he was going.
Head injuries can prove fatal in extreme circumstances. Even when the injury does not appear initially to be serious swelling can be under the skull which causes the brain to suffer irreparable damage. This damage can permanently affect the hearing speech or even the personality of the victim.
Compensation can be awarded if you have not caused the accident which has caused you to be injured. This compensation can be for petrol costs to and from the hospital if you need to attend visits due to your injuries it can also cover any losses which you may have incurred from your wages after being placed on sick pay for example.
If you need compensation after suffering financial losses as a result of your accident which caused a head injury in Manchester then Michael Lewin have years of experience in helping clients to make a claim.
As he was in no way to blame for his accident he felt that he should be able to make a claim for the injuries he suffered. Employees are also responsible for their own health and safety in the workplace. You do have the right to refuse to do a job if you believe it is not safe or if you have not been provided with the correct equipment to do the job. Your employer cannot dismiss you or threaten to dismiss you if you refuse to work for genuine health and safety concerns for yourself or your colleagues.
If you have any concerns about health and safety at work you should always talk to your employer first; they may simply be unaware of any problems. If your employer does not listen to your concerns and act upon them as a final resort you may have to report them to the local authority’s environmental health department.
Michael Lewin can help to get compensation after a head injury in Manchester call us on:0844 499 9302.Don?t leave it too long as there are time limits in force for trying to pursue a claim.