Construction & Building Site Accident Claims in Bristol
At Personal Injury Bristol we only every work on a no win no fee* agreement. This means you can get access to justice without the need for financial risk. We also offer a free telephone consultation. Call us today on 01174536648 to discuss your circumstances and tell us more about the accident or injury you suffered at a construction or building site. We will quickly be able to tell you whether or not you are eligible to claim for compensation payouts.
Building Site Accident Claims Bristol
Those working in the building and construction trade know how dangerous daily work can actually be. There will always be risks involved, but your employers have a legal responsibility to make sure that you are as safe as can possibly be whilst on site. It’s not just about the responsibility of your main contractor or employer though. Independent contractors are also legally obliged to not behave in a way that could put you at risk, cause injury, or place your life in danger.
Types of Construction Site Accidents
There are many different scenarios in which construction accident compensation can be paid out to building site workers in Bristol. Below are just a few examples of how accidents can happen and typical building site accident claims.
- Scaffolding accidents and falls
- Falling into holes or shafts
- Slips, trips and falls
- Machines and equipment fault or not fit for purpose
- Workers being hit by falling tools and objects
- Electric shocks
- Manual handling injuries
These are just the common types of injury. If you don’t see one that applies to you don’t worry. Please still call us to discuss how we can help you to claim for the building site accident compensation that you deserve.
How to Claim for Compensation Due to a Building Site Accident
We try to make things as easy as possible which is why we offer the free phone consultation and work on a no win no fee* basis. Claims for compensation will mean that we will need to find the third party responsible for the accident, pain, and suffering. We will ask you a few simple questions and will typically look to gather:
- Medical records
- Witness statement
- Details of any expenses and costs
Any compensation payouts will let you pay for any medical treatment that you might need on a private basis. It will also let you recover any loss in wages, or travel costs associated to the injury and recovery. In more serious cases, the compensation awards will also look to cover any future finance needed for recovery or on-going health issues.
How We Can Help You Claim
Our personal injury solicitors are experienced in handling work accident claims. Bristol workers use because we have a no nonsense approach to the way in which we pursue compensation claims for our clients. Our lawyers talk in plain English, and will explain each and every step of the building site accident claim process.
We have an excellent track record of winning large compensation amounts for our clients.
If you are concerned about having to bring a construction accident compensation claim against your current boss or employer then please be aware that there are laws in place to protect you. Call today and let our specialist put your mind at rest. Your call will be treated confidentially and you are under no obligation to use our services.
Call 01174536648 today for a free phone consultation about construction work and building site accident compensation in Bristol.