Michael Lewin Solicitors can help you make a fingers injury at work compensation claim if you like Mr P have sustained and injury to your hand or fingers at work; our expert employer liability solicitors in Leeds can claim compensation for any work accident providing it was not your fault.

If you have been injured through no fault of your own and the injury you sustained required medical attention Michael Lewin Solicitors will be happy to pursue a case on your behalf. Whether your accident was due to your employers neglect in providing you with a safe workplace or whether you have been the victim of an icy car park at work we can help you claim the compensation you deserve. We will take on any genuine claim for compensation as long as there is a third party at fault.

Mr P was at work when his hand got caught in a lorry shutter. He sustained a painful crush injury to his hand as a result of getting it trapped. The lorry had been loaded incorrectly and this was the reason the door trapped his hand. Mr P’s employer was liable for his accident so the professional accident at work solicitor from Michael Lewin were able to make a solid case for Mr P.

If you have had a hand or fingers injury at work you should seek advice about claiming compensation; the solicitors at Michael Lewin in Leeds will be happy to talk to you if you are thinking about making a claim for compensation.

Working with machinery is an incredibly dangerous industry to work in as there are so many things that can go wrong. It is an employer’s responsibility to try and eliminate as many risks as they can form the workplace. In order to do this they must first carry out a risk assessment; the purpose of this is to spot anything in the workplace that may be a potential risk to the health of the employees.

Once the detailed risk assessment has been carried out an employer must then take measure to eliminate any hazards in the workplace and train all staff about how to safely manage the risks in the workplace if they cannot be eliminated due to the vital running of the business. For example in a steelworks they have dangerously hot ovens for melting steel in; these are clearly a risk but cannot be eliminated otherwise there would not be a business. Therefore it is up to the employer to make it as safe as possible for employees to work with the risk by providing the appropriate training and the appropriate personal protective equipment.

If you have sustained a fingers injury at work and you think you are entitled to compensation speak to a solicitor at Michael Lewin in Leeds today. Call us on 0844 499 9302.

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