Personal Injury

Accidents at Work

Having an accident at work can be a painful and upsetting experience. Your injuries may have been relatively minor, more serious or you may have had to face a loved one losing their life after an accident at work. Whatever the circumstances of your accident at work we can help you. Your employer is required by law to ensure that you are kept safe whilst you are at work. Furthermore, as a result if you have an accident at work and your employer is responsible. if it happens then you are able to make a claim for compensation for your injuries.

We do understand that you will be hurt, upset and probably worried about your job too but making a claim for compensation against your employer. This  does not mean that your job is at risk, as your employer is not able to dismiss you for claiming compensation for your accident. Speak with our personal injury Lawyer Leeds.

Types Of Work Accidents

There are many different types of work accidents and some of the most common ones are:

  • Falls from heights
  • Slips or trips
  • Crush accidents
  • Lifting or carrying objects
  • Struck by moving object such as a vehicle

Whilst these are some common types of work accidents. Whatever the circumstances of your accident you should contact our Solicitors Personal Injury Claims today as we can tell you quite quickly if you have a claim or not. Steps to take after an accident at work.

Why Choose Ashmans Personal Injury Solicitors in Dewsbury?

Making a claim against your employer for an accident at work is a worrying prospect. However, our experienced and professional team of personal injury solicitors will guide you through the process with as little stress as possible. Understanding the whole claims process and your legal position is very important. So we will take the time to explain this to you using only simple and easy to understand language. Ensuring we use absolutely no legal jargon. We promise to always keep you informed at all stages of your claim and be available to answer any questions or queries you have along the way.

You may think that making a claim for compensation following an accident at work may be expensive but there are options open to you to fund your claim for compensation. We can explain each of these options to you and offer you advice on which one we think is the most suitable for you. In addition, we also offer a free, no-obligation initial discussions about your accident. So if you have had an accident at work, contact us today, what do you have to lose? Some frivolous accident claims.

Contact us Now

You can get in touch with us in a number of different ways. You can call us on 0333 009 6275, available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

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Why Choose Us for your Personal Injury case?

  • We have successfully recovered over £30 million in compensation for our clients.
  • Our experienced team can help you no matter what type of accident you’ve sustained.
  • We have multi-lingual staff who can help with your claim.
  • We strive tirelessly for the best possible outcome for your compensation claim.
  • Whether your injuries are serious or minor, we have an experienced team to help get you the compensation that you deserve.
  • Whether you have had an accident at work, a slip or trip or a road traffic accident, you can rely on our expert personal injury team.
  • We only use plain and simple language, with no complex, legal jargon.
  • Our personal injury team will always be able to give you an update on your case.
  • We will ensure that we move your claim on as fast as we possibly can.
  • At Ashmans Solicitors, we’ll fight to get a fair settlement for your injuries and negotiate to achieve the best possible outcome in your compensation claim.
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R-v-LF Leeds Crown Court

The defendant in this case was a qualified Certified Accountant. She was originally arrested and interviewed for conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud totalling sums going into millions of pounds.

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Operation Janitor

Operation Janitor was a large-scale VAT fraud investigated and prosecuted by SOCA. The fraud involved nearly 20 companies and abuse of the zero-rated vat reclaims system for new build properties.

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R-v-TA Leeds Crown Court

In this case the defendant along with four others was charged with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice arising out of an accident in which a person died following a road traffic collision.

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R-v-AA & Others Hull Court

The prosecution allege that our client along with a number of other defendants has been involved in a conspiracy to transfer criminal property being valued in tens of thousands of pounds.

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R-v-NF Bradford Crown Court

A number of defendant’s in this case were charged with conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud and money laundering in of an overall sum approaching £1m.

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"Operation Caring Today" Preston Crown Court

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R-v-MD & Others Old Bailey

The defendant along with a number of others was alleged to have murdered the deceased arising as a result of a revenge attack.

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R-v-AA & Others Huntingdon Crown Court

The Defendant, along with 4 others, was charged with entering into an arrangement to launder the proceeds of crime totalling in excess of £1 million.

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R-v-AN Bradford Crown Court

The Defendant, a Company Director, was charged with fraud by false representation amounting to over £660,000.

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R-v-CV Leeds Crown Court

The Defendant was charged with fraud by false representation in relation to his role with two companies plus a further charge of theft relating to an alleged loss to David Brown Ltd said to be over £113,000.

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R-v-SA Snaresbrook Crown Court

This was a highly publicised case involving the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The Defendant was charged with fraud by false representation.

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R-v-TC & Others Operation Aquamarine Southwark Crown Court

The Defendant was charged with conspiracy to defraud Barclays Private Client International Bank by obtaining mortgage loans to which the Crown allege they were not entitled to.

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Ashmans Solicitors were completely professional in their approach from start to finish. They kept me informed of my case throughout and I was overjoyed with the outcome and service.

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