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Manual handling accident & injury compensation claims solicitors

If you have suffered an injury at work that wasn't your fault due to something going wrong with manual handling tasks, our experienced team of manual handling claims solicitors is here to help you understand your rights and guide you through the process of making a claim. We understand that workplace accidents involving manual handling can have serious consequences, both physically and emotionally, and we are dedicated to securing the manual handling injury compensation you deserve. With our expertise and unwavering commitment to client care, we aim to alleviate the financial burden and ensure you can focus on your recovery.

If you or your loved one has suffered a manual handling accident due to someone else’s negligence, then you are entitled to make a manual handling injury compensation claim. Our solicitors have been recognised as a top tier law firm in the Legal 500, and we are also accredited for personal injury by the Law Society. If you would like to speak to a member of our specialist accident at work solicitors about pursuing a manual handling injury compensation claim call us on 0161 696 6235 or complete our online enquiry form.

 

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What is a manual handling injury?

A manual handling injury is caused by the incorrect lifting, carrying, pushing, or pulling of heavy objects or materials in the workplace. It commonly occurs due to improper lifting techniques, overexertion, repetitive movements, or inadequate training, leading to injuries such as strains, sprains, muscle tears, or back problems. Types injury can include dislocated shoulders, fractures, hernias, strains/sprains and lower back injuries.

What is a manual handling accident & injury compensation claim?

A manual handling accident is an injury caused by lifting, carrying, or moving objects by hand. An injury compensation claim is a legal process to seek financial compensation for the harm suffered, including medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering, resulting from a manual handling accident where the employer or someone else is liable.

Why choose our manual handling injury claims solicitors?

Our manual handling claims solicitors have extensive experience and knowledge in pursuing manual handling injury claims, ensuring that you receive the compensation you deserve. We provide a personal and dedicated service, working tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for you.

How can our manual handling injury claims solicitors help?

Our manual handling claims solicitors can help by providing legal advice and representation for individuals who have suffered injuries due to improper manual handling practices in the workplace. They can assist in pursuing compensation claims against employers and their insurers.

Who can our manual handling injury claims solicitors help?

Our manual handling claims solicitors help individuals who have suffered injuries or illnesses as a result of manual handling activities in the workplace.

Can I make a manual handling injury claim?

You may be able to make a manual handling injury claim if you have suffered an injury due to improper lifting, carrying, or handling of objects at work. It is advisable to consult with a manual handling solicitor and you typically have three years from the date of the injury to make a manual handling injury claim.

How much compensation can I get for an manual handling claim?

The amount of compensation you can receive for a manual handling claim will depend on various factors, such as the severity of your injuries, the impact on your daily life, and the financial losses you have incurred. The compensation amount will be determined by a court or negotiated through a settlement with the responsible party or their insurance company. It is difficult to provide an estimate without knowing the specific details of your case. It is recommended to consult with a personal injury lawyer who can assess your case and provide an estimate of the compensation you may be entitled to.

How to claim compensation for a manual handling claim

To claim for a manual handling injury, gather evidence such as medical records and witness statements. Contact Stephensons personal injury solicitors who specialises in manual handling claims and provide them with the evidence. They will guide you through the process of making a claim.

Contact our manual handling injury claims solicitors

If you believe that you may be entitled to compensation for your accident or injury, do not hesitate to get in touch with our experienced solicitors. If you have been involved in a work accident, particularly one involving manual handling, our team is here to help. Give us a call on 0161 696 6235 or fill out our online enquiry form to start your claim today.

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