Industrial injury news: Michael Lewin were able to help Mr W a teenager to make a compensation claim. Our solicitors were able to guide him through the processof making a claim in a practiced manner.
Mr W worked in Ilkeston; he was just 19 years old when he was the victim of an industrial injury. He had been using the angle grinder whilst he was balancing on a ladder. The angle grinder slipped and caused his stomach to be lacerated.
Our client came to Michael Lewin after his accident as he felt that he had not caused his injuries through anything he had done. He felt he deserved compensation for the pain and financial losses he suffered as a result of his accident.
Under the employers liability act of 1969 most employers are required by law to insure against liability for injury or disease to their employees as a result of doing their job. There is a law called the Employer’s Liability (Compulsory Insurance) Act which basically means that your employer has to have liability insurance of an appropriate level to cover against any work related accidents or illnesses. Your employer should have a copy of their liability insurance in the workplace which is available for all staff members to see.
If you have had an industrial injury Michael Lewin’s experts are here to help you with your compensation claim.
If you can answer YES to the following questions you may be entitled to make a claim:
? Have you been injured at work in a public place or in someone’s home?
? Was the accident the fault of a third party or was someone’s negligence to blame for the accident?
? Have you sustained an injury as a result of your accident that has required medical treatment?
If you have answered yes to the questions above the solicitors at Michael Lewin will be able to help you pursue compensation. For a more in-depth assessment of the validity of your claim speak to one of our specialist liability lawyers over the phone.
Mr W needed compensation to help him cope with the financial consequences of his accident. We were able to take on his claim on a no win no fee basis. Call Michael Lewin’s professional team of industrial injury specialistson:0844 499 9302. to start your compensation claimfor an injury which was sustained in work.