Claiming compensation against negligent construction site workers

Working on a construction site can be one of the most dangerous jobs in the world as there are a number of potential hazards which can result in you becoming seriously injured or worse. For this reason, it is important that you have a team of co-workers that are sensible and can help prevent any incidents from occurring. If however you have been injured in the workplace and this was a direct result of a colleague’s negligence then you could be entitled to receive a huge pay-out if you can prove negligence has taken place. The workplace can be a dangerous environment regardless of what industry you are based in and if you have been injured you shouldn’t have to suffer the consequences in silence.

What situations might I be eligible to claim?

If you have been left with injuries on a construction site as a result of a co-workers negligence then you could look to make a claim for compensation. Some instances where you could be eligible include:

·         Claims if you have been left permanently disabled

·         Claims if you are required to use a walking aid or wheelchair

·         Claims if you have been injured as a result of a co-worker’s negligence

·         Claims if a co-worker doesn’t have appropriate training.

Who could be at fault for your claim?

If you have suffered an injury while on a construction site which was a result of a negligent co-worker, then you could look to claim against them for damages. You may also be entitled to claim against your employer as they are responsible for staff and ensuring that they have appropriate credentials. If you believe that the appropriate health and safety measures were not followed and you have suffered as a result, then you could recoup any damages with a successful claim. There are a number of life threatening dangers on a construction site so making a claim could be the best way of getting you back on your feet.

Can Manners Pimblett assist with my claims?

When it comes to making a claim for compensation for cases such as this it is important that you are able to prove yourself in court, which can be a struggle in itself. For this reason it is advised that you seek out the help of professionals and here at Manners Pimblett we have some of the most experienced advisors around who will be able to get you the result you want. We have some of the best legal minds in the industry all working towards ensuring you get the of compensation you are entitled to. So if you are interested in what the team here at Manners Pimblett can do for you, simply get in touch with one of our advisors today on 0845 072 0772.

 

Contact us now...
Make a claim with our online accident claim form
Free claim calculator
accident claims
injury claims
Call us 24/7 on 0800 970 2907

Article archive

November 2015 August 2015 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 April 2013 February 2013 January 2013 November 2012 September 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 November 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 April 2010