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Industrial work related dermatitis claims - occupational skin disease compensation

Our experienced industrial dermatitis claims solicitors understand the devastating impact that such conditions can have on individuals, both physically and psychologically. Whether you have developed dermatitis, eczema, or any other skin disease as a result of your work, we are here to provide expert guidance and support. This dedicated page aims to educate you about work-related skin diseases, their causes, symptoms, prevention measures, and the legal options available to seek compensation for the harm you have suffered. With our extensive knowledge and commitment to achieving justice, we are ready to assist you in your journey towards reclaiming your health and your rights.

Our dedicated team of industrial dermatitis claims lawyers have experience dealing with all kinds of occupational dermatitis compensation claims including work related skin disease cases. If you believe you have developed a skin condition as a result of your working conditions, call our specialist team on 0161 696 6235.

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Who is affected by work-related skin disease?

Work-related skin disease continues to be common, particularly in certain occupations such as:

  • Florists
  • Hairdressers
  • Cooks
  • Beauticians
  • Cleaners
  • Healthcare workers
  • Printing
  • Engineering

What is an industrial work-related dermatitis claim?

Industrial work-related dermatitis is a type of occupational skin disease caused by exposure to harmful substances in the workplace. A claim for compensation can potentially be made by employees who have developed skin conditions due to their job. This compensates for losses incurred due to the illness.

Why choose our work-related skin disease claims solicitors?

If you have been diagnosed with industrial dermatitis and believe it was caused by the negligence of your employer, Stephensons are here to help you seek the compensation you deserve. Our team of expert industrial dermatitis claims solicitors can quickly assess the validity of your claim and guide you through the legal process.

At Stephensons, we understand the impact that industrial dermatitis can have on your life, both physically and emotionally. That is why our personal injury lawyers work tirelessly to ensure that our services are tailored to meet your specific needs. We are committed to evolving with the changing requirements of our clients, so you can trust us to fight for the right compensation on your behalf.

With a simple conversation, we can determine if you have grounds for a claim. Even if you are unsure, give us a call on 0161 696 6235 and our experienced legal advisors will provide you with the guidance you need.

Stephensons have been recognised for its exceptional expertise in personal injury cases. Our team was awarded 'Personal Injury/Clinical Negligence Team of the Year' at the 2022 Manchester Legal Awards. Additionally, we were commended in The Times Best Law Firms 2019. These accolades are a testament to our dedication and proficiency in handling industrial dermatitis claims.

How can our industrial dermatitis solicitors help?

Our experienced team of industrial dermatitis claims solicitors are here to support you every step of the way. If you have developed industrial dermatitis as a result of your work environment, you may be entitled to compensation. Our solicitors specialise in handling such cases and have a deep understanding of the law surrounding industrial dermatitis claims.

By choosing Stephensons, you can rest assured that your case is in capable hands. We have successfully helped numerous clients receive the compensation they deserve for their pain, suffering, medical expenses, and loss of earnings caused by industrial dermatitis.

Contact us today for a free consultation and let us help you navigate the complex process of making an industrial dermatitis claim.

Can you claim compensation for industrial dermatitis?

Yes, it is possible to claim compensation for industrial dermatitis if it can be proven that the condition was caused by exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace that could have been prevented if the employer hadn't been negligent.

Can I sue a company for contact dermatitis?

Yes, you may be able to sue a company for contact dermatitis if you can prove that the company's products or negligence caused your condition and that you suffered damages as a result. Consulting with a personal injury lawyer would be advisable to understand the specific circumstances and legal options available to you.

How do I claim for industrial dermatitis compensation?

To claim for industrial dermatitis compensation, you and your solicitor should gather evidence of the condition, such as medical records and photographs. They will guide you through the process, including determining the responsible party, filing a claim, and seeking compensation for lost wages, other financial losses and pain and suffering.

How do I prove my occupational dermatitis claim?

To prove your occupational dermatitis claim, your solicitor will help to gather evidence such as medical records, photographs of the skin condition, documentation of exposure to harmful substances or conditions at your workplace, testimonies from coworkers, and expert opinions from dermatologists or occupational health professionals.

How long do I have to make a claim for industrial dermatitis?

The time frame within which you can make a claim for industrial dermatitis is usually three years, but there can be some exceptions. It is generally advisable to consult with a legal professional who specialises in personal injury or workers' compensation cases to determine the relevant time limit for your specific situation.

How long does an industrial dermatitis compensation claim take?

The length of an industrial dermatitis compensation claim can vary depending on various factors such as the complexity of the case, the availability of medical evidence, and the cooperation of all parties involved. However, it generally takes several months to a few years to resolve such claims.

What is the average payout for an industrial dermatitis claim?

The average payout for an industrial dermatitis claim can vary significantly depending on various factors such as the severity of the condition, extent of disability, financial loss experienced as a result of the condition, and legal fees. It is difficult to provide a specific average payout without more detailed information.

How much can you claim for dermatitis?

The amount that can be claimed for dermatitis will depend on several factors, including the severity of the condition, the extent of the damage suffered, and the costs of medical treatment and care. It is recommended to consult with a legal professional to assess your specific situation and determine the potential claim amount.

Is dermatitis an industrial disease?

Dermatitis can sometimes be considered an industrial disease, particularly in cases where it is caused or aggravated by exposure to certain chemicals or substances in the workplace such as solvents, detergents, or irritants.

Is dermatitis a work-related injury?

Dermatitis can be a work-related injury if it is caused by exposure to irritants or allergens in the workplace, such as certain chemicals or substances, frequent hand washing, or working in environments with high humidity or excessive sweating.

Is dermatitis an occupational hazard?

Yes, dermatitis can be an occupational hazard for certain occupations, such as those that involve frequent exposure to irritants, chemicals, or allergens that can cause skin inflammation and irritation.

Contact our work-related skin disease compensation claims solicitors

If you believe you may be entitled to seek compensation for an accident or injury related to work-related skin disease, our experienced solicitors are here to help. To discuss your case or make an enquiry, please call us at 0161 696 6235 or fill out our convenient online form.

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