If you have been injured at work, and it wasn’t your fault, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation. Working in a warehouse presents many risks, and if health and safety regulations are not followed, accidents may happen. As warehouse staff, you are entitled to be made aware of risks, and protected as much as possible from any potential dangers in your working environment.
Common Warehouse Injuries
We receive calls about Warehouse Accident Claims for a variety of injuries. The most common accidents to happen whilst working in a warehouse include:
- Slips, trips and falls
- Falls from a height
- Exposure to hazardous materials and substances
- Injuries sustained from falling objects
- Fork-lift truck accidents
These are just some of the accidents for which you can claim, and if you have been involved in an accident of any kind at work, call us to see if you can make a claim.
As an employee in a hazardous workplace, you have the right to be protected from injury and ill health. It is necessary for employers to assess any potential risks and to minimise these risks to a satisfactory extent. This may include:
- Providing protective clothing such as high visibility vests and appropriate work boots
- Providing health and safety training
- Regularly assessing equipment and work areas to ensure they are safe
- Avoiding asking employees to work from great heights wherever possible
- Implementing plans to Eliminate the need for manual handling
Warehouse Accident Claims: why make a claim?
If you have been injured or have become ill as a result of a warehouse accident, our personal injury solicitors can help you get the compensation you deserve. Being the victim of an accident at work can be extremely distressing and can take its toll on your finances. Medical bills, transport costs and loss of earnings can result in debt which is why it is important that you make a claim for compensation.
How we can Help
We are Warehouse Accidents Claims specialists with the experience you need to make a successful claim. Our solicitors are dedicated to getting you a positive result and will keep you informed at every stage of the process. As part of our client-focused service we will visit you at your home or in hospital at times to suit you. You can also opt for no win, no fee representation which means you will not have to pay a penny to take advantage of our expertise. Don’t put off making a claim, call us today for a free initial consultation.
Call for Warehouse Accident Claims Advice
For further information about our personal injury compensation services, or for an informal chat about your situation, call us on 08000 430 430. Our friendly advisers are available to answer any queries you may have about Warehouse Accident Claims. To request a call back from a legal expert, complete the online contact information form and one of our team will be in touch as soon as possible.