The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have recognised another condition, known as Dupuytren’s Contracture, as a recognised industrial disease for the purposes of making a claim for Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB). This...
A head injury is an injury to the brain, skull or scalp. It can be very hard to assess the severity of the injury without detailed tests and scans. Some head injuries may bleed a lot whilst some major head injuries aren't visible at all. All injuries should be treated seriously and assessed by a doctor.
All head injuries arising from accidents at work, no matter how insignificant they seem, must be taken seriously, particularly if they result in symptoms lasting more than a few days. Head injuries with long-lasting effects can often lead to permanent and devastating consequences for you and your loved ones.
If you have been a victim of a head injury at work, whether it is a minor or severe, through no fault of your own then contact us on 0203 816 0065 or complete our online enquiry form and we will be more than happy to speak to you about this in more detail.