The factory floor is one of the most common places for a workplace accident to happen, and although not all incidents can be avoided, it is an employer’s duty to ensure that procedures are in place to reduce the chance of an injury occurring. If you have been hurt at work, you may be able to make a claim for compensation.
The expert solicitors at Lupton Fawcett have handled many cases involving the manufacturing industry, and are well equipped to help you make a factory accident claim. To let us know about your situation, call us now on 0333 323 5292, or fill in the contact form to the right-hand side of this page.
Common causes of accidents
There are many risks in a factory that can lead to an injury. Incidents can involve:
- Slips, trips and falls
- Manual handling of heavy objects
- Loud noises
- Defective or faulty equipment
- Chemical exposure
- Being struck by a falling object
- Forklift truck operation
It is your employer’s responsibility to keep you protected from harm by putting comprehensive health and safety procedures in place, and if they have failed to do this, you could make be entitled to damages.
What can I claim for?
Our expert lawyers have helped many workers whose employers failed to provide them with sufficient safety gear, training and equipment. We understand how to make successful claims that will get you the compensation you deserve. Financial rewards can help to make it easier to deal with an injury and the following expenses:
- Loss of wages
- Medical costs
- Changes to the home
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To speak to us about a potential claim, you can either call us on 0333 323 5292 or fill in a contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Our team are dedicated to providing a first-class service, so you can rest assured you are getting all the expert guidance you’ll need during this difficult time.
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