Industrial illness claims are one of the areas in which the solicitors from Oakwood in Leeds are leaders.

 In Work Related Illness

If you have a job that has risks associated with carrying out your work your employer should offer you the necessary protection to help you avoid suffering a work related illness. Your employer has a duty to provide you with all the training necessary to help you avoid coming into contact with or exposure to something that will make you ill. You also have the right to be provided with personal protective equipment that is of a high enough standard to minimise any risks to your health. A risk assessment should be carried out by a competent person so that the equipment you are provided with is guaranteed to be effective if protecting you from the hazards in the workplace. If your employer has failed to do any of the aforementioned duties then they are liable if you contract an illness in the workplace.

If you need industrial illness claims advice about making a claim for work related illness compensation then there is no better place to come than the highly qualified and experienced work related disease team from Oakwood Solicitors. The solicitors in the work related disease team have so much experience in making successful claims for personal injury compensation for clients who have developed an illness at work that they are proud to boast they have an incredibly impressive track record. There is no better representation available that that of the solicitors on the industrial disease team from Oakwood Solicitors. No matter where you are located in the UK we can help you make a successful personal injury claim if your working environment has led to you contracting an illness or disease.

Mr D worked for a large cleaning company; they had a contract with a council to clear derelict houses. Mr D requested respiratory protection because he suffered from asthma and he did to want to make it worse with exposure to the dust and particles in the houses. He was never provided with any additional safety equipment and developed an illness in his lungs as a result. Mr D was awarded £3250.70 in compensation.

For industrial illness claims advice or no start an industrial illness claim for personal injury compensation you need to call Oakwood Solicitors as soon as possible on: 0844 499 9302

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