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6 of the Most Common Accidents at Work

Employers have a common law duty to look after their workers’ health and safety. That means that they must take reasonable care of their employees’ whilst they are at work. Accidents at work still happen though and there are lots of them too. In the year 2019, in the UK, ...

By |2020-11-10T08:44:26+00:00November 10th, 2020|Accidents at Work|

Why are there still so many building site accidents?

There’s an iconic image that you quite often see being shared on social media. It’s a black and white photograph and it shows 11 construction workers who were part of the many who were involved in building the Rockefeller Centre in New York City, during the Great Depression. They were ...

By |2020-08-27T13:26:52+01:00August 27th, 2020|Accidents at Work|

I had an accident at work, what are my rights?

Let’s turn this question around, a bit. Your employer’s duty of care to you starts the minute you walk into the workplace or jump into the cab of a company lorry, car or other vehicle to start your day’s work. In other words, your rights as an employee start as ...

By |2020-07-02T14:47:11+01:00July 2nd, 2020|Accidents at Work|

How Long Have I Got To Claim For An Accident At Work?

If you've been injured in an accident at work and you are thinking about making a claim for compensation, we'd always advise you to do it sooner, rather than later. That way, the claims process will be started whilst the accident circumstances are still fresh in the minds of everyone ...

By |2020-06-19T16:32:25+01:00June 19th, 2020|Accidents at Work|
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