Construction & Building Site Accident Claims Southampton
Working in the construction and building trades comes with inherent dangers. Being injured whilst at work in these types of conditions can be very stressful, because even a minor injury can mean time off of work, and a loss of earnings. In Southampton and Hampshire alone there are multiple construction and building projects constantly in progress, and because of that risk of work injuries are very high. We are specialist in helping workers in this trade and industry to claim for compensation for their injuries, and all on a no win no fee* basis.
Making a Construction Accident Claims in Southampton
To get started, or just to find out how much personal injury compensation you could be due for an injury on a building site then please call our hotline in complete confidence. Our specialist accident claims advice staff will take details of your accident and will be able to quickly tell you whether or not you can claim for building site accident compensation in Southampton – plus could also possibly give an estimate on how much the claim could be worth.
Construction Accident Compensation Southampton
Once that’s assessed, they will then pass you through to one of our partner solicitors who are experts in the building site and construction site personal injury industry. The solicitor will be as local to you as possible and will manage the case from start to finish. They will only be paid upon successful competition of a claim and all work on a no win no fee& agreement.
How Much Compensation for a Building Site Claim?
The amount or personal injury compensation due to you for a Southampton building site accident claim will vary hugely – it’s entirely dependent on the circumstances of the accident and will include aspects such as:
- Time off work
- Loss of earnings
- Any costs accrued
- How serious the injury was
We take all factors into account to make sure that our clients receive the best possible outcome when applying for construction accident claims in Southampton and Hampshire. If you have been involved in an accident, no matter how minor or serious the injury is, then please get in touch with us today and let the local experts help you to make the most of a building site accident claim in Southampton or the surrounding area. We have your best interests at heart.
Common Building Site Accident Claims in Southampton
We know how dangerous your job can be but accidents can and do happen in Southampton. Your employer has a legal obligation to ensure that your working conditions are as safe as possible, but the risk can never be completely minimised. If you have been injured whilst on site, it’s very likely that fault could be found with either your employer, a co-worker, sub-contractor, or contractor.
The different types of injuries that can happen are far too wide to all list out, but some of the more common instances that we deal with include:
- Slipping or falling from scaffolding or down holes in the ground
- Injuries from defective, faulty, or poorly maintained equipment
- Being injured by a falling object onto your head or body
- Being electrocuted whilst on site
- Pain and suffering caused by manual handling
- Industrial injury cases
- Deafness and hearing loss
- Serious head injury compensation claims
Even if you don’t see anything that relates to your injuries listed above then please still call us so we can advise you on whether or not you are due any compensation amounts.