If you have suffered from a manual handling injury, you may be entitled to compensation. Our team of experienced solicitors can help you understand your legal rights and options for pursuing an accident at work claim. We know that dealing with the aftermath of an injury can be difficult, which is why we are here to guide you through the process and ensure that you get the compensation you deserve.
Seek compensation and support for your injuries today, with OH Parsons.
Manual handling claims arise from injuries caused by the handling of heavy or awkward loads, leading to musculoskeletal disorders or other injuries. The most common causes of manual handling injuries include:
Note that injuries can also be sustained from poor posture, incorrect lifting technique, inadequate training, and lack of protective equipment.
If you have suffered a manual handling injury, you may be entitled to various types of compensation, including:
The amount of compensation you may receive will depend on the severity of your injuries, the impact on your daily life, and the financial losses you have incurred. A specialised lawyer can help you understand the types of compensation available and ensure that you receive the maximum amount you are entitled to.
Contact the team at OH Parsons now to find out how we can help you make a successful personal injury or workplace injury claim for manual handling injuries.
The process of making a manual handling claim can be complex, and it’s important to understand the legal requirements and time limits involved.
Here are the key steps involved in making a manual handling claim:
It’s important to note that there are strict time limits involved in making a manual handling claim, so claimants should act quickly. With legal representation, you will understand these requirements and ensure that your claim is filed within the appropriate time frame.
If you have suffered a manual handling injury, finding the right legal representation is crucial to help you get the compensation you deserve. Here are some tips on how to find the right lawyer for your workplace injury claim:
In the UK, the general rule is that you have three years from the date of the injury – or from the date you became aware that your injury was a result of someone else’s negligence – to make a manual handling claim. This is known as the limitation period.
However, there are some exceptions to this rule, and the time limit can vary depending on the circumstances of your case. It is important to seek legal advice as soon as possible to ensure you don’t miss any important deadlines. A lawyer at OH Parsons can advise you on the time limits and legal requirements for making a manual handling claim.
If you have suffered a manual handling injury, you have legal rights to pursue compensation for it. Your legal rights will depend on the circumstances of your injury, but in general, you may be entitled to compensation for the following:
It is important to seek legal advice as soon as possible if you have suffered a manual handling injury, to ensure that you understand your legal rights and options for pursuing compensation.
As an employer, there are several steps you can take to prevent manual handling injuries in the workplace, including:
Contact us by phone on 020 7379 7277, or email us now at [email protected] to find out more about getting your claim started.