Redmonds Solicitors


Association of Personal Injury Lawyers

The Law Society

Accidents at Work

If you have been injured as a result of an accident at work that was the fault of your employer or maybe the fault of another employee for whom your employer is responsible then you may be entitled to claim compensation.

Your employers owe you a duty of care whilst you attend work and it is compulsory for your employer to have insurance to cover claims of this type which may include one of the following:-

Crush HazardLifting heavy objects
Using defective equipment or dangerous machinery
Inadequate training
Inadequate safety equipment or clothing
Falling over objects
Slippery floor surfaces
Unsafe working practices

If involved in an accident at work it is essential that you report the incident to your employer and you should also make sure the incident is recorded accurately in the accident book as soon as possible.