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Accidents at work

Workplace statistics for 2012/2013
workers lost their lives as a result of accidents / incidents at work.
Provisional figures of work-related fatal injuries in Great Britain issued by the Health and Safety Executive.
HSE statistics.

The information in this section of our legal website provides advice to those who have been unfortunate enough to be injured whilst at work.  We can provide no win no fee compensation advice following accidental injuries of this kind.

If your claim involves medical neglect – please use our claim deadline calculator to find out whether you can claim within the time limits allowed.

In order to make a work related compensation claim:

  1. You must show that the employer was negligent
  2. That injury or damage resulted from this negligence

No win No fee injury at work advice is available via this site.

Many thousands of people are injured in accidents each year whilst in the workplace. There are thousands more suffering because of exposure to hazardous substances, noise or materials.


Many thousands of people are injured in accidents each year whilst in the workplace. There are thousands more suffering because of exposure to hazardous substances, noise or materials who may be able to pursue industrial disease claims.

Whether you work on a building site or in an office, it is possible to suffer a personal injury. Many injuries are avoidable provided an employer takes appropriate measures to reduce the risk of injury. If you find yourself in a situation where you have been injured at work – you may be entitled to claim compensation from your employers liability insurance.

We have an employment law blog which is written by the head of our employment legal team. It is updated with the latest changes in employment law and how they will impact employees and employers.

No win No fee Compensation – how it works

Find out how our specialist No win No fee work accident service can help you and your family recover compensation when you have suffered a personal injury through no fault of your own.


We guarantee that if your case is unsuccessful, we will make no charge.

Accident Types:

Accidents involving machinery – involving equipment – Unsafe premisesInjuries involving ladders/scaffolding – Inadequate training – Building site or construction injuries – Back injury suffered at work – Asbestosis compensation – Claims for mesothelioma due to exposure to asbestos – Claims for industrial hearing loss – Vibration white finger claims – Asbestos claims in briefHernia lifting at work

The Claims Connection – UK personal injury compensation following accidents at work.


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