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Forklift Truck Injury Claims
If you have been injured in a work accident involving a forklift, Grieves Solicitors dedicated personal injury team are here to help you take action and receive the compensation you deserve. All of our cases are on a ˜no win, no fee basis which means you will receive 100% of the money awarded from the courts as well as not paying a penny for our services.
If you think you might be eligible to make a claim, do not hesitate to ask for impartial, free advice by calling us at Grieve Solicitors on 0800 0747 644 or you can complete an online claim form to find out how we can help your case.
Will I be eligible to make a claim?
Although forklift trucks can be very useful pieces of equipment, they can also be extremely dangerous. A report from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that drivers of these vehicles are involved in almost a quarter of workplace vehicle accidents.
There are many different ways a person can be injured. Some of the more common accidents involving fork lift trucks include:
- Colliding the vehicle with another worker
- Being struck by falling loads or equipment
- Coming into contact with a forklift due to the machine becoming unstable
- Colliding with another forklift truck or vehicle
If you have received an injury from a forklift truck accident, it is always advisable to contact a solicitor as soon as possible. It is the employers responsibility to make sure their employees work within a safe and controlled environment.
What does the compensation cover?
Our aim is to help you receive the compensation you deserve as a result of an injury caused by a forklift. it is intended to cover:
- Medical fees
- Loss of earnings
- Rehabilitation costs
It is also intended to help those who have suffered from physical or physiological pain such as mental distress or a general loss of enjoyment.
Get in touch with Grieves Solicitors today
If you or a family member has suffered an injury at work through no fault of your own, we are here to help. To find out more information about how you can gain compensation speak to a member of our personal injury team today on 0800 0747 644 or complete an online contact form to enquire for free.