Accident at WorkInjured in an accident at work?
Accidents at Work
We provide clear advice for those injured from an accident at work or accident in the workplace. We advise our clients:
- How to make a accident at work claim
- How much compensation they’d receive for a workplace accidents
- What to do if they had a fall at work or slip at work
- Time off work due through no fault of your own
- How to claim for loss of earnings
- All aspects of accident claim advice
What's an accident at work?Employers are legally bound to protect you whilst you are at work and if you have an accident whilst in their care they have not fulfilled their duty. Being hurt or injured when it isn’t your fault can be a difficult issue to deal with and something that can affect you and your family both physically and financially. If you
- Have been injured due to a workplace accident
- Have suffered pain and trauma
- Had to take time off work as a result
- Suffered loss of earnings
- Want to work with an experienced solicitor who can help you make a simple straight forward claim for compensation
We have helped thousands of people who have been injured through work place accidents to get the compensation they deserve.
Worried about losing your job?
Often clients are scared to seek legal advice following an accident at work as they fear reprisals from their employers and are worried about jeopardising their job – perfectly understandable. Rest assured that the law is on your side and your employer cannot simply get rid of you because you make a claim, if you have suffered injury due to the negligence or actions of others you are perfectly entitled to make a claim for compensation and we are here to help you every step of the way. As well as having a personal injury solicitors at our disposal we also have employment law experts ready and willing to help and answer any questions you may have about your legal rights following an accident at work so you need not worry unnecessarily, just ask us a question and we’ll take care of the rest. It can be an extremely stressful and worrying time for anyone following a work accident – what will happen to my job? How am I going to pay the bills? Who will pay for my medical treatment? Don’t sit there and worry about it, contact us today and find out the facts.
We will get the compensation you deserve!
The UK working hours are amongst the longest in Europe so with so many of us spending more and more of our time at work it is hardly surprising that accidents will inevitably happen. Mention the phrase ‘accident at work’ and immediately many of us conjure up images of building sites or industrial machinery and whilst we At Mercury Legal Online are experienced at handling accidents of this type, we do assist clients from a wide variety of occupations and professions ranging from heavy manual industrial through to shop and office workers.
Recover lost earnings and the compensation you deserve
At Mercury Legal Online we’ll make the process as simple as possible for you. From the 1st April 2013 when you contact us you will not be asked to pay any money whatsoever up front and even if your claim is unsuccessful through no fault of your own you will never be asked to pay anything to anyone. We’ll guide you through every step of the process and answer your questions in a jargon free clear and concise manner. Our friendly team will do the hard work and form-filling so you don’t have to. Simply fill in our compensation claim form and one of our expert advisers will be in touch, or if you prefer you can talk directly to someone now by calling our 24hr Mercury Legal Online helpline on 0800 122 3130, or request a call back – your claim will be dealt with immediately either way.
Claiming For Accidents At Work
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