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Claim compensation for a personal injury at work.

If you have been injured in the workplace, or whilst carrying out your duties at work, you may be able to claim compensation.

Employers have a duty to ensure their employees’ safety. If they fail to do so, they can be held legally responsible for the harm that an employee suffers as a result.

 

At Truth Legal, we strive to hold negligent employers to account. We understand the drastic effects that an injury at work can have on your life, and our expert personal injury lawyers will do all they can to get you the compensation you deserve.

A specialist service from expert solicitors

Only a specialist lawyer will ever conduct your accident at work claim

We focus on your recovery, so you can get back to work faster, which benefits both you and your boss

We use specialist personal injury barristers where they are required

You will receive the mobile phone number of your solicitor, for use in emergencies

We can also seek an apology from your employer

Where appropriate, we will mediate with your employer

Is My Employer Negligent?

There are many ways in which your employer might be responsible for your accident. Some of them may surprise you. They can include:

·        Failing to properly assess risks to their workers

·        Failing to operate a safe working environment

·        Failing to plan or implement safe systems of work

·        Failing to provide or maintain appropriate safety equipment

·        Failing to provide proper training to you or other staff

·       Failing to arrange adequate numbers of staff

Employers can also be held responsible for the behaviour of their workers. So if you were injured through the conduct of one of your co-workers, your employers may also be liable for the harm you have suffered.

 

If you are unsure whether you can claim for an accident at work, why not get in touch with us to discuss it? Book a consultation today for a free, no-obligation chat about your situation.

How much is an Accident at Work Claim Worth?

Compensation for accident at work claims (and other personal injury claims) is based on the harm you have suffered because of the accident. This will include your injuries, but can also include financial losses you have incurred as a result, such as lost earnings and treatment expenses. It means, however, that the ‘value’ of your claim will depend on the money you have lost and the extent of your injuries. 

12 Things you Must Do After an Accident At Work

We understand how impactful it can be to have an accident at work. The process of bringing a personal injury claim can be confusing, and it is difficult to understand exactly what you need to do in order to get your life back on track.

Truth Legal are here to support you with expert legal advice every step of the way.  We offer free legal advice across our website so that you know exactly what you need to do to get your claim underway.

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Truth Legal was founded on the idea of putting ethics at the centre of legal services. 

Ethical working is at our core: in treating people fairly, being open and honest, and taking social responsibility. We sponsor a large section of woodland near Harrogate, planting a tree for every one of the clients we represent.

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We believe a good lawyer shouldn’t just offer technical expertise, but a real understanding of what you’re going through and how best to help you. 

Above all, our team are dedicated to their clients – whether that is guiding them through legal complexities, securing compensation, or simply fighting for what’s right.

We won’t blind you with jargon – we give advice clearly. And when technical terms can’t be avoided we explain them in full.

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In contrast to some firms, we don’t overload our lawyers with cases. Our team provide clients with a more personal service, meaning we can dedicate the proper time to your matter.

Just read our client reviews to see what a difference this can make.

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