Factory Injury Compensation Claims Information
If you’ve been a victim of a factory injury that wasn’t your fault, you may be entitled to make a claim. Here at Tylers, our expert team can help you to get the compensation you need to move on with your personal and working life. It is possible that the factory accident you suffered may have a detrimental effect. The money you receive won’t solve all your worries you may be dealing with, but it can help to make your life easier and more comfortable.
What Common Types of Factory Accident Could I Claim Compensation For?
In a factory there are a wide range of injuries that workers can experience. Factory injury compensation claims tend to develop when improper health and safety precautions are in place causing injury to employees. When this is the case, it is always necessary for employees to seek compensation.
- Slips, Trips and Falls
Slips trips and falls are among the most common factory injuries. Injuries associated with accidents such as this can involve broken bones, sprained joints, internal bruising etc. If you’ve suffered a slip trip or fall in the workplace, which wasn’t your fault; you may be entitled to compensation. Contact Tylers Solicitors today for more information on 0800 699 0079 (freephone from landlines) or 0333 577 0320 on mobiles.
- Poorly Maintained Equipment
If you’ve suffered an injury due to poorly maintained equipment you may be entitled to compensation. Poorly maintained equipment has been known to cause trapped finger injuries, crushing of bones and serious falls: among many.
What Other Factory Injuries Are There?
- Poorly managed toxic substances
- Falling objects
- Lack of adherence to Health & Safety regulations
- Negligence of co-workers
- Assault at work
- Insufficient or improper training
- Accident while driving or managing equipment (such as a forklift or crane)
Which Injuries are Common Following Factory Accidents?
- Head injuries
- Spinal injuries
- Burn and scald injuries,
- Brain injuries
- Loss of sight
- Spinal and spinal cord injuries
What are the Symptoms of Factory Injuries?
Depending in the injuries you’ve obtained, is dependant on the symptoms you may experience. As humans, we know our bodies and we know when something isn’t right. If you have any worries following an accident obtained in a factory, seek medical attention immediately.
Once you’ve been checked over for any health complications, ensure this information is stored in your medical notes as these will prove as pivotal evidence during your compensation claim.
Factory Injury Compensation Claims Calculator
If you have suffered from a factory injury at work, get in touch with us today as you might be able to make a claim for compensation. There are many factors that will decide the amount you could be owed such as the severity of the injury but if you’re wondering how much money you could be entitled to, Use Tylers’ simple factory injury compensation calculator below!
Musculoskeletal Compensation Amounts
These type of injuries are the most common injuries that happen in a factory such as sprains, muscle damage and others that are often caused by incorrect lifting. Unfortunately, many employers still fail to give their employees proper manual handling and lift training so if this is the case with you, you could be owed compensation.
Up to £8,500
Chemical Hazards Compensation Amounts
When working in a factory, you can be exposed to all sorts of chemicals that may result in chemical burns or poisoning. If your employers have been negligent and not prepared and equipped you with the correct protective equipment, you may be eligible to make a claim.
Up to £16,200
Machinery Injury Compensation Amounts
Although these are the most uncommon injuries, they do still happen. They are more likely to happen in factories that are of mass scale where different machinery is used daily and frequently. If used incorrectly or not properly advised, these types of injuries can lead to the msot serious of damages to employees.
Up to £35,000
Fire Injury Compensation Amounts
Unfortunately, fire’s are a risk every day in large industrial factories and incidents like this do still happen around the country. Fire’s can cause various impacts such as psychological stress, physical burns and long term scarring.
Up to £40,000
Frequently Asked Questions
How Much Compensation Could I Claim for a Factory Injury?
There are many types of injuries which you can be faced with when suffering from an injury obtained in a factory
Dependant on the nature of your injuries you may require extensive medical treatment and care which means transport costs and loss of work has affected your earnings. When processing a compensation claim, these issues are taken into consideration and are reflected in the sum of money you receive if your claims successful.
The amount of money you’ll receive is dependant on the circumstances in which you’ve obtained your injury and the severity of your injury. It’s therefore difficult to suggest a generic amount of money you could receive without knowing a little more about your injury and the surrounding circumstances.
If you’d like more accurate information surrounding your personal injury compensation claim, contact Tyler’s Solicitors today for a chat with our experts who will be able to provide informed advice based on the facts around your injury and the circumstances.
For you to be compensated accurately; your lawyer will help you in processing your case after your health condition has been assessed by medical professionals. This ensures you’ll be offered the correct amount of compensation.
In cases where your standard of living has been impaired and impacted for the rest of your life, then the level of compensation you receive will increase.
To ensure you receive the maximum compensation you deserve, contact Tyler’s Solicitors now and let us give you all the information advice and guidance you need to create a successful compensation claim.
Is Tylers a No-Win, No-Fee Personal Injury Solicitors?
Here at Tyler’s Solicitors, we take pride in announcing our no win no fee policy in regard to compensation claims. This ensures your peace at mind as you’re not required to pay any fees in the unlikely event of you experiencing an unsuccessful case.
How Can I Make a Factory Injury Compensation Claim?
For you to make a claim you will have to start by collecting as much evidence as possible. This will be assessed after you obtain a medical record which will indicate how you obtained your injury, the treatment required and any loss of earnings you may have been subjected to.
After you accessing and collating medical record information, visit or contact Tylers Solicitors who will guide you in filing a compensation claim. After the insurance company receives your claim, it will process it and offer you the compensation you deserve. In case you are not offered the compensation, the lawyer can proceed to the court of law for justice to be served.
Where Can I Find More Information on Factory Injury and Accident Claims?
For more information surrounding factory compensation claims, contact Tyler’s solicitors today and speak directly with our expert lawyers in personal injury claims who will be able to provide you with expert, accurate knowledge surrounding your claim and the circumstances in which you obtained your injuries.
Alternatively, you can contact the citizens advice bureau who will be able to give you limited guidance and inform you of your personal rights as a British Citizen.
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