Workplace slip and trip
Slips and trips are one of the most common types of work accident injuring thousands of people every year.
Often people who slip or trip believe the accident was their fault but many accidents can be prevented if the right health and safety procedures are in place such as risk assessments, appropriate footwear and maintaining a tidy workplace.
The most frequent causes of slips, trips and falls in the workplace are:
- Uneven floor surfaces
- Wet floors
- Trailing cables
- Poor lighting
- Untidy workplaces
If you believe your employer didn’t take the necessary precautions to protect you, our solicitors could help. We have years of experience investigating workplace accidents and understand the impact a slip or trip can have on your life. We also know making a claim against your employer is daunting but our experienced team will support you through the process working sensitively at all times.
Every slip and trip injury is different, which is why it’s important to get specialist advice from the experts. You may even be able to claim on a no win, no fees basis. Get in touch with our workplace injury solicitors today to discuss your claim by calling 0808 274 6197.