Accidents at Work Claims

If you have suffered an accident at work, compensation could be payable for your injuries. You should speak to a solicitor as soon as possible to see if you are entitled to compensation. At JMW Solicitors, our team help on a no win, no fee basis, and provide all the advice and information you need to ensure you are fully prepared for a claim.

To get in touch with our team of specialist claim solicitors, call us on 0800 054 6570 or complete our enquiry form. We will get back to you quickly and help you determine if it is possible to make a compensation claim.

Confidential Discussion with Experts

We understand people injured during their employment are often worried about making a compensation claim for fear of putting their job at risk. However, our solicitors’ vast experience of carefully dealing with accident at work claims means you can be sure the risks associated with starting a claim are minimised.

Once you have decided to make a claim, our solicitors will contact your employers and start the process, all the time behaving professionally so that your job will not be affected.

Some of our Previous Cases 

Crush Injury to Left Knuckle at Work - £1,250

Part - Finger Amputation - £75,000

Lifting Injury to Back - £9,500

Compensation Paid by Insurers, Not Employers

It is a requirement that every employer must have insurance for its employees, and if a claim is made, it is the insurer that will have to compensate you - not your employer.

This kind of insurance works in a very similar fashion to car insurance, and most people wouldn’t hesitate to claim against another driver after a road traffic accident. Accidents in the workplace should be no different.

In our experience, the vast majority of employers expect staff to claim when accidents occur in the workplace and the insurers are often already on notice that a claim will be made.

Launch your Claim Today

For a completely confidential discussion about compensation, please either call 0800 054 6570 or fill in our online contact form and we will answer any questions you have.



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