How much is a construction injury claim worth?
If you have been hurt while working on or visiting a construction site, you could be entitled to thousands of pounds in compensation. Find out how much your injury could be worth with our 30-second claims calculator or call one of our friendly advisors on 0800 175 7900.
Will I have to pay to claim construction accident compensation?
We think that justice should be for all. That's why we offer No Win No Fee construction injury compensation claims for 98% of our customers. So you won't have to pay Claims Direct any money up front, and we will only get a fee when we win you rightful compensation, to make sure you are never left out of pocket.
Will I have to go to court for a construction injury compensation claim?
Most injury compensation claims are settled between your lawyers and the other side's insurance company directly, so the chances are that you will not have to go to court. In fact, you might not even have to come to a lawyer's office if you don't want to. That's because while we have offices all over the country, you can start your claim by telephone or post if you prefer.
What can I claim for?
If you have been hurt on a construction site - as a worker or a visitor - and it wasn't your fault, you shouldn't be out of pocket for anything because of the accident. That's why the things you may be able to claim for include:
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of income
- Medical expenses
- Travel expenses
All of these things can add up to quite a lot of money. So if you have been injured on a construction site, you really should talk to us about claiming the compensation you deserve.
What sort of accident can I claim for?
Construction is one of the most dangerous industries on earth, so there are many serious injuries that can occur on site, from head injuries to electric shocks. These mainly happen when safety equipment is defective, or safety rules have not been followed. The main causes of accidents on construction sites are:
- Defective scaffolding
- Falls into holes
- Falling objects
- Lifting injuries
- Dangerous chemicals
- Safety harness failures
If you have been hurt because of these, or any other safety failures on site, talk to us today to see if you may be able to claim compensation.
Who's to blame for my accident?
There are a lot of safety rules on construction sites, and lots of people who are responsible for making sure that everyone on the site is kept safe. So if you have been hurt on a construction site, any of these people could be at fault:
- The construction company
- The architect
- The site manager
- A sub-contractor
Obviously, every accident is different. But if you have been hurt on a construction site and it wasn't your fault, you owe it to yourself to talk to us about starting a No Win No Fee compensation claim today. 0800 175 7900.