Compensation for an accident at a factory

The manufacturing industry is one of the largest and most important industries in the world and as such it employs a wide number of employees. Regardless of the type of job that you have, working in a factory environment can be dangerous, especially as you will frequently be surrounded by potentially harmful equipment and as a result it’s important that you and your employer take the right precautions in this environment.

If you are injured in the workplace through the negligence of your employer or through the failure to provide adequate training and safety equipment, you could be eligible to make a compensation claim. 

How could I be injured at a factory?

There are a number of situations where you could be injured in a factory environment and some of the most common situations include:

  • Injuries sustained through faulty or poorly maintained equipment
  • Injuries sustained through the neglect of another employee
  • Injuries sustained through the lack of appropriate safety equipment
  • Injuries caused by hazardous working conditions
  • Injuries sustained by a lack of training.

What types of injuries could I claim for?

Injuries in the factory are not uncommon and there are a number of different personal injuries that you could consider making a claim for, these include:

  • Loss of limbs through faulty or dangerous machinery
  • Poisoning from chemicals and other dangerous elements
  • Head and neck injuries from a fall
  • Burns and scarring from hazardous substances.

Who can I claim against?

If you have been injured in the workplace then you could be eligible to claim against anyone who you feel is the cause of your injuries. This could include your employer if you feel that they have not provided you with the appropriate training, or another employee if you feel that their negligence has led to your injuries. Either way, if your injuries were caused through no fault of your own then you could be eligible to claim.

How can Manners Pimblett work for me?

With a great deal of experience in the field of personal injury claims, the Manners Pimblett team can work with you throughout your personal injury case. Our team deals with you on an individual, case by case basis, and we will help you throughout the process from initial consultation right through until the case is closed. 

To find out more about how Manners Pimblett can work with you on your personal injury claim, contact the team today on 0845 077 0772. 

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