Amputation

Amputation Injuries in the Workplace Compensation Claims

Some serious injuries an result in amuptation.

These types of injuries can occur in many work environments they can be caused by:

  • Faulty or defective equipment
  • Unguarded machinery

These types of injuries are extrememly traumatic and can lead to psychological injuries.

Whether you have had amputation of legs, feet, toes, arms, hands or fingers, feet or toes following an accident at work. WE solicitors can help to claim the compensation you need and deserve.

We solicitors will also help you claim for rehabilitation, prosthetics if necessary and medical treatment which you are entitled to aid recovery or if necessary help with making modification to your home to provide a better quality of life.

If you have suffered from an amputation at work, WE solicitors can help to claim the compensation you need and deserve. Call us on 0800 206 1616 now.

If necessary we solicitors will report employers to the Health and Safety Executive in order for them to investigate the matter and if necessary prosecute employers.

What to do if I have been involved in an accident?

If you have been harmed during the course of your employment you should do the following:

  1. Report your accident to you supervisor/boss.
  2. Ensure the accident has been recorded in the Accident book, ensuring you have read the contents and are happy with the accident circumstances.
  3. If you have been off work for over 3 days due to an accident related accident/illness your employer should complete a RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Report) report should be completed and sent to the HSE.