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Slips Trips and Falls

What is the Average Compensation Settlement for a Slip and Fall Accident Claim?

What is a Slip and Fall Accident? A slip and fall accident can have very serious consequences. It is when someone has fallen or slipped due to direct causation or negligence from a third party. An example of this would be an individual neglecting to put a warning sign concerning wet floors out and then another individual falling and injuring them as a consequence of this. Negligence is the main aspect of a slip and fall accident case. That being...

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How Can You Sue Your Employer For Trip And Fall Injury?

Trip and Fall and the importance of Health and Safety Standards Have had a slip, trip and fall accident at work? If so,  it is important to understand the Health and Safety Standards. Your employer is legally obliged to fulfill these. According to Health and Safety Standards employers have a duty of care towards their employees at work which includes: Regularly investigating the safety and health performance of their staff Ensuring adequate safety requirement education Make sure that the work place is a safe space for their employees Have...

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Who Can You Sue if You had a Slip and Fall Accident in Public?

Slip and Fall Statistics The HSE reported that Slip and fall accidents in 2016 and 2017, where the main cause of workplace injuries. Of course, in these situations, we may not always know who to make the fall injury claims against. Firstly,  in order to understand if we have the possible right to fall accident compensation, we need to ask ourselves if it could be attributed to the negligence of a third party. Secondly, we need to ask who we could specifically attribute fault to. Who Can You...

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Know your Employee Rights after a Slip and Fall Accident

Do you know your employee rights? Perhaps you slipped on a wet floor at work and now you are not sure what to do. This can be highly stressful. This means that understanding your employee rights can ensure that you take the right steps towards claiming the compensation you deserve. Slip and Trip Claims: Duty of Care Employers have many responsibilities. Among these responsibilities is their duty to protect you from a slip and fall accident. This responsibility includes educating you about safety in the workplace. Normally in the form...

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Advice on Slip, Trip and Fall Accident Claims

How Serious are Slip, Trip and Fall Accident Claims? There can be serious and life-altering consequences of slip, trip and fall accident claims. As a result, if you were in a slip, trip and fall accident it is essential to know that compensation can be awarded for: Pain, suffering, and loss of amenity arising from your injuries Lost earnings if you have had to take time off work Future loss of earnings if you are unable to return to work The cost...

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Slip, Trip and Fall Accident Claims

Slips, Trips and Falls are Quite Prevalent and are Most Common in Public and Work Places. There are many different types of accident claims that you can claim compensation for. The worst of these kinds of accidents can prove to be fatal. Although, they can also lead to head injuries, back injuries, fractures and in the worst cases, paralysis. Slips, trips and falls can happen for a number of reasons like: Tripping over wires, boxes or litter Falling from height...

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