Accident at work claims

Accident at work claims

We understand it can be daunting to make a claim following an accident at work. No one starts their day with this possibility in mind, but getting caught off guard by a workplace injury can easily happen.

Our founder Daniel Taylor has over 20 years experience acting for clients who have been injured in avoidable workplace accidents. We aim to give you complete peace of mind during your claim, so you can focus on getting better while we ensure you receive the best possible outcome.

Why chose Daniel Taylor Solicitors?

20 Years Experience

Your claim will be handled by a solicitor with over 20 years experience in dealing with personal injury claims like yours.

24 Hour Response

We promise a response within 24 hours of any contact from you to ensure your claim is resolved as quickly as possible.

No Win, No Fee

We offer a genuine "No Win, No Fee" Agreement which means you do not pay anything if your claim fails

How much compensation can I claim for an accident at work?

The amount of compensation you’ll receive following an accident at work claim depends on the extent of your injuries and the impact they’ve had on you. 

You can also claim for loss of earnings or other financial losses you have suffered in addition to personal injury compensation. 

Although no solicitor can confirm the amount of compensation you will receive at the start of your claim, at Daniel Taylor Solicitors, we are committed to chasing all avenues to ensure you receive the full compensation you deserve.

What are the most common accident at work claims?

There are a range of accidents that can occur in the workplace, caused by a number of Health & Safety issues overlooked by employers.

We represent hundreds of clients who have been injured at work each year. If you believe you’ve been injured due to negligence in your workplace, get free advice with Daniel Taylor Solicitors today.

Accident at work claims:
  • Slips, trips, and falls
  • Faulty equipment
  • Heavy lifting
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Stress-related illness
  • Falls from height
  • Burns, strains, or fractures

Accident at work FAQS

What are my rights after an accident at work?

If you are injured at your place of work, your main rights under UK law include:
  • The right to receive first aid or medical assistance
  • The right to add details of the incident to your workplace's accident book
  • The right to statutory sick pay (SSP) or occupational sick pay during your recovery
  • The right to claim compensation

You could also be entitled to claim medical costs incurred as a result of your incident from your employer. This could include costs for medication, physiotherapy, counselling, or specialist medical appointments.

Getting expert legal advice could ensure you make the most of your rights during an accident at work claim.

Can I make an accident at work claim?

You are eligible to submit a compensation claim for a workplace accident if it was not your fault, and you can prove that your injuries resulted from your employer's negligence.

 Why not seek free expert legal advice today and see whether you can make a claim.

How long after an accident at work can I claim?

As shown in the Limitation Act 1980, the time limits for an accident at work claim are either:

  • three years from the date of the incident
  • three years from the date you became aware that your employer’s negligence caused or contributed to your workplace injury (usually the date of the incident)
  • Until your 21st birthday if the accident occurred before you had reached the age of 18.

How can I make a claim with Daniel Taylor Solicitors?

The first step is the contact us for a free, no obligation consultation. 

We know that making a personal injury claim can be daunting, so we make the process as seamless and stress-free as possible, advising you every step of the way.

We’ll learn about your situation, and only move forward if we know you have a strong chance of winning compensation.

Call or email us today to get started with your accident at work claim.

"The whole process was stress-free and Daniel kept me updated throughout. He was professional yet friendly and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him."

Client involved in an accident with an untraced driver

"Daniel was able to give me clear advice which we used to agree a compromise that all Parties were happy with"

Client defending a claim by a former business partner

Daniel Taylor

Managing Director