At the end of October the clocks go back, sunset occurs earlier in the day and unfortunately, the number of road traffic accidents rise. In 2019, pedestrian deaths rose from 33 in September and 36 in October to 54 in November and 57 in December....
Members of the Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force (RAF) could be entitled to compensation if they are injured during their training in an accident which was not their fault. To discuss your potential compensation claim call us on 01616 966 229.
Military professionals are entitled to compensation from their employer if they suffer injury or trauma through the negligence or malpractice of another in the same way that any professional could. But despite what many might think most military injury claims concern training accidents and accidents which take place during manoeuvres, rather than on the battlefield.
The armed forces rely upon a number of stringent procedures to minimise accident and injury, but when these procedures are ignored or incorrectly followed, accidents can happen and the victim could have grounds for a military injury claim.