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Construction Site Injury Claims
If you have suffered a serious injury that was not your fault while working on a construction or building site, the experienced team of personal injury solicitors here at Grieves can help you gain the compensation you deserve.
At Grieves we take all construction site injury cases on a ‘no win, no fee’ basis, meaning we will allow you to keep 100% of the financial compensation awarded by the courts, and won’t ask you to pay a penny for our legal services.Whether you have been injured in a building site, scaffolding or forklift truck accident, contact the team at Grieves Solicitors on 0800 0747 644 or complete an online claim form and see how we can help you.
Am I Eligible to Make a Compensation Claim?
Unfortunately, accidents on construction sites occur all too frequently, with 2,800 people involved in fatal accidents in the last 25 years alone.
There are a number of common construction site injuries, for which the Grieves Solicitors personal injury team regularly claim financial compensation on behalf of clients. These include:
- Falling from height
- Falling through fragile surfaces such as roof lights
- Falling from ladders, scaffolds and other high level work areas
- Being struck by moving vehicles
- Being struck by falling loads and equipment
- Being struck by collapsing structures and machinery
- Contact with harmful chemicals and fumes
- Lifting heavy loads
- Electrocution, burns and inhalation injuries
- Trips, slips and falls
- working with asbestos
- Hand Arm Vibration Injury/Vibration White Finger
- Injuries caused by the employees of other contractors
- Injuries caused by faulty plant and machinery
- Injuries caused by failure to provide adequate safety equipment or protective clothing
If you have suffered a serious and debilitating injury in the last three years, following any of the above building site accidents, it is important that you contact a solicitor as soon as possible.
What Can I Claim Compensation For?
Financial compensation awarded as a result of a construction site injury is intended to help victims cover the cost of:
- Loss of earnings
- Medical fees
- Rehabilitation costs
Compensation is also intended for any physical or physiological damages caused by the accident which can include: pain, mental distress and general loss of enjoyment.
Why Choose Grieves Solicitors?
Our accident specialists have many years’ experience of pursuing construction site accident claims. As a firm we are very proud of our friendly and professional service, our excellent record of success and the settlement amounts we have secured for our clients.
Start Your Compensation Claim Today
To finding out more about starting a construction site accident claim, contact our specialist personal injury lawyers on 0800 0747 644 or complete our contact form, and arrange for a no obligation initial consultation and assessment of your case.