20th March 2020
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Tripping accidents at work are one of the most common causes of accidents at work. They are often caused by an employee catching their foot on a wire or object left by a coworker.
If you have suffered injury as a result of a tripping accident which was not your fault you can claim compensation. Contact us today on 08000 430 430 or complete our online enquiry form to receive a call back.
The most common causes of tripping accidents at work include:-
The injuries caused by tripping accidents can vary significantly from person to person. Common injuries include:-
Under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1992, employers and your coworkers have a legal duty to ensure your workplace is free from tripping hazards. They should take precautionary measures to reduce risks of tripping by making sure:-
If they fail in their duty you could be entitled to claim compensation for any injury or losses you suffer.
We have years of experience in helping clients claim compensation following tripping accidents at work. If you or a family member have suffered an injury call us on 08000 430 430 or complete our online enquiry form for a call back.