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Allergic Rhinitis Compensation Claims

Allergic Rhinitis Compensation Claims

Allergic Rhinitis is the inflammation of the inside of the nose which results from an allergic reaction to things such as pollen, dust, mould or flakes of skin from specific animals. Allergic Rhinitis is an extremely common condition which is thought to affect around 20% of the population. Although this is a relatively common complaint, it can often be brought on by conditions in the workplace. As an employee, you have every right to expect a safe workplace. But many people are exposed to unsafe conditions because of the materials they work with, or the state of their working environment. When this happens it can have serious implications for your health. If your health has been affected by adverse conditions in the workplace you could be entitled to allergic rhinitis compensation. To find out how our expert legal professionals can help you get the compensation award you are entitled to call our team immediately.

What are the Causes of Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic Rhinitis occurs when the immune system reacts to an allergen as if it was harmful. What happens then is that cells release certain chemicals that cause the inside layer of the nose known as the mucus membrane to swell and produce too much mucus. One such allergen is pollen which results in a common complaint known as hay fever. Other allergens include mould spores, house dust and skin flakes or saliva from certain animals.

One of the main causes of Allergic Rhinitis is unsuitable conditions in the workplace. Every employer has a duty of care towards their staff, and failure to provide safe working conditions, and the relevant PPE can be deemed to be negligent. If you are working in unsafe conditions or with dangerous materials it can have serious implications for your health. If you have been exposed to any of the allergens listed above due to an unsafe working environment or practices, we are here for you. To get details of how we can help with your Allergic Rhinitis compensation claim call our team of experienced personal injury solicitors today.

    What are The Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis

    When you suffer from Allergic Rhinitis it is like having acute hay fever all year round. Allergic Rhinitis usually results in cold like symptoms, including sneezing, itchiness and a blocked or runny nose. These symptoms will generally start not long after being exposed to an allergen. The effect of allergic rhinitis will vary from person to person, with some people suffering only for several months of the year, and others being affected all year round. Quite often the symptoms are mild and can be easily treated, however for certain people symptoms are persistent that result in sleep problems and interfere with your quality of life.

    When this happens and you think it is as a direct result of your working conditions, you could be entitled to claim compensation for the impact it has had on your life and work. To get the ball rolling contact our team who will be able to determine whether you have a legitimate claim and advise you on the way forward.

    How Long Do I Have to make a Claim for Allergic Rhinitis Compensation?

    As with any kind of personal injury claim, you have up to three years to file your claim. So long as your claim is filed within this three-year period, you should be entitled to claim compensation. In some cases, this three-year period can be extended, depending on mitigating circumstances. For more information, or to discover if you’re eligible to claim compensation, don’t hesitate to call Tylers Solicitors today!

    Allergic Rhinitis Compensation Claims

    How Do I Make a Claim for Allergic Rhinitis Compensation

    In most cases employers will not accept responsibility for causing your health problems. The main reason is that it would be extremely costly if they were to admit liability. They will usually make every effort to deny being at fault, and you could even find yourself losing your job if you seek compensation – assuming you haven’t already been forced to give up work because of the damage to your health.

    However, it is difficult for anyone to cope with taking legal action on their own. This is where a solicitor is invaluable. They have handled many such cases before, and have a full understanding of the process required to make a compensation claim for health conditions caused by the workplace.

    Once you contact us we will inform your previous employer of you intention to file a claim. We will then help you assemble the relevant evidence that will give you the best chance of success. Here at Tylers we have a track record of success when it comes to pursuing personal injury claims. This is because our team work diligently to help ensure all our clients receive the maximum amount of compensation. So, if you have been diagnosed with Rhinitis and think it could be linked to your previous employment get in touch today to start your Allergic Rhinitis compensation claim.


    If you’re looking for a trusted, UK provider of no-win, no-fee legal services, don’t hesitate to get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today! Our experienced team will work with you to get the maximum amount of compensation you’re entitled to, following any kind of injury that isn’t your fault!

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    Compensation Amounts

    How Much Compensation Could I Receive in Allergic Rhinitis Compensation

    If your case is proved then you level of compensation you receive can vary dependent on the effect your condition has on the way you live your life. In cases where any related symptoms severely impact your ability to work or have a detrimental effect on your mental health the award could be substantial. Whereas in cases where effects are not as serious but still cause significant inconvenience the award is likely to be lower. Some of the compensation amounts available include:

    Severe and Persistent ongoing Allergic Reactions That lead to you being unable to Work:

    If the allergic reactions you suffer are so bad you cannot carry out any form of occupation then you could be awarded:

    Up to £51,460

    Less Persistent Symptoms leading to seasonal allergic reactions:

    If your condition while uncomfortable and irritating still allows you to work and has only a minor impact on everyday living you could receive.

    Up to £18,020

    Mild Symptoms:

    If the symptoms you suffer are mild and less frequent but still result in you suffering from bouts of sneezing, irritation and other associated symptoms you could receive a compensation amount of:

    Up to £5,000

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Are Tylers a No Win, No Fee Personal Injury Solicitor?

    Here at Tylers Solicitors, we are proud to be regarded as a leading provider of no-win, no-fee legal services in the UK. If you find yourself in need of a specialist no-win, no-fee solicitors, get in touch today. Our experienced team are here to help you to start your claim as quickly as possible. What’s more, thanks to our no-win, no-fee legal services, you don’t need to worry about making any payment up front. All our legal costs will be recovered as part of the final settlement, meaning unless you win your case you won’t pay us. For more information or an initial discussion, call our expert no win, no fee legal team today.

    Why Should I Choose Tylers Solicitors for My No-Win, No-Fee Allergic Rhinitis Claim?

    Solicitors with experience in pursuing work-related compensation claims are worth their weight in gold. Your chances of success are much greater if the claim is handled by someone who is familiar with these situations. Acting for yourself could be very costly if you handle the process incorrectly. Indeed, many solicitors act on a no-win, no-fee basis, meaning that you will not risk incurring significant legal costs in the unlikely event that your claim fails. Also, the fact that we are prepared to operate with no upfront fee shows our confidence in a successful outcome. The team here at Tylers will guide you through what is a challenging process and build a case that will help you receive the compensation you deserve for the harm to your health.

    If you have suffered allergic rhinitis as a result of conditions in the working environment that were not your fault then you may be able to make a claim. Call us today on (freephone): 0800 699 0079 to see if you can make a claim today.

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