Manual Handling Compensation Claims Information

If you’ve suffered following a serious injury in the workplace, then you could be entitled to compensation. A manual handling injury can be extremely serious and lead to long-term health concerns and disabilities. These kinds of injuries can prevent the injured party from being able to work in the future. Our team of no-win, no-fee solicitors can provide a comprehensive legal service. The money, and the justice, that you receive will be able to help you move on with your life.

What is A Manual Handling Injury?

A manual handling injury can be extremely serious. Manual handling involves the movement or support of any kind of load. This can be done through lifting, hand movement or bodily force. Manual handling and lifting is an important part of all kinds of jobs. It is also common for many employers to request limited manual handling as part of other careers.

Here at Tylers Solicitors, our team of legal experts have worked to deliver reliable, long-term legal services. We have helped all manner of clients in the past to get the compensation and justice that they require. If you’ve sustained any kind of minor or major manual handling injury and it wasn’t your fault, we are here for you.

How Much Compensation Could I Get for Manual Handling Injury Claims in the UK?

The level of compensation that you could receive will depend on the severity of your injuries. If you’ve been unlucky enough to suffer from any kind of manual handling injury, get in touch with our experienced legal team today. Here at Tylers Solicitors, our no-win, no-fee legal team can help you to get the compensation and the justice you need.

Any kind of manual handling injury can be extremely serious and result in long-term health concerns. Back injuries and damage to your musculoskeletal system can cause many years of pain and suffering. In many cases, these injuries can even prevent you from being able to work or engage in social activities.

What are the Most Common Causes of Manual Handling Injuries?

Manual handling injuries can be extremely common in all kinds of workplaces. Injuries during manual handling can be cause by a full range of concerns. This will often include the quality of the load, and the task itself.

How Can the Quality of the Load Affect the Risk of Injury?

The quality of the load can make and lifting or handling task much more dangerous. Some of the main concerns regarding the load’s quality are:

  • The Package’s Weight and Size.
  • How Easy It is to Grasp.
  • Whether the Load is Unbalanced/Unstable.
Manual Handling Compensation Claims Calculator

If you have suffered from manual handling, you don’t need to feel like this is something you have to put up with. Depending on the severity of the injury or damage done, will result in different amounts of compensation for you. If you’re curious about how much you could get, please use our simple contact form or call us today!

 

Lower Limb Injuries
These can include severe and minor injuries to your lower limbs, including ankles, knees, feet and legs.If you have suffered from these minor injuries, get in touch with us today to find out more.
£10,450 to £73,125
Neck and Shoulder Injuries
Temporary or permanent injury to the neck and shoulder muscles. These can include maneuverability issues and chronic pain. This sort of pain can be for a sustained period of time and you may be owed compensation. Call us or fill out the contact form to find out more.
£6,000 to £36,500
Upper Limb Injuries
Pain or immobility, either in the short-term or long-term, to your arms, elbows, wrists and fingers. If you have suffered these symptoms at work due to manual handling, don’t hesitate any longer and get in touch with us today to find out the sort of compensation that you could be owed.
£4,000 to £48,300
Back Injuries
Minor and serious back injuries which can cause short-term and long-term pain and/or immobility. This compensation amount can differ depending on severity and the longer the injury, the more you could be owed.
£9,500 to £122,350

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Most Common Manual Handling Injuries in the UK?

Some of the most common kinds of manual handling injury can include:

  • Cuts.
  • Bruises.
  • Fractures.
  • Damage to the Musculoskeletal System (tendons, ligaments, blood vessels, nerves, bones), including:
    • Neck and Upper Limb Disorders.
    • Lower Limb Disorders.
    • Back Pain and Injuries

Why Choose Tylers For Manual Handling Injury Compensation Claims?

Here at Tylers Solicitors, our team of no-win, no-fee legal experts can help you to get the compensation that you are entitled to. Our team of solicitors can provide a reliable and comprehensive service to help you. Whether you’ve suffered a minor or serious injury with long-term health effects, get in touch with our specialist team today.

We can help you to get the compensation and the justice that you need to move on with your life. The money that you get following our expert legal service could be essential when it comes to long-term physiotherapy, pain management and other medical treatments. You could also spend the money on converting your home or vehicle to support your new health.

 

What Kinds of Manual Handling Injury Can I Make a Compensation Claim For?

Here at Tylers Solicitors, our experienced team can deliver a complete no-win, no-fee legal service to all kinds of clients. If you’ve suffered any kind of accident at work, get in touch with our professional team today.

Whether you’ve sustained your injury due to improper training, ineffective equipment or transporting a difficult load, our team are here for you. You’ll be able to make a direct compensation claim against your employer. We can deliver a complete legal service for both short and long-term injuries.

What Kinds of Manual Handling Equipment Are Available?

There are all kinds of manual handling equipment available, to suit a range of materials and loads. This equipment can help you to tackle all kinds of lifting projects. Some of the most common handling equipment includes:

  • Wheelbarrows.
  • Trolleys.
  • Slings.
  • Hoists.

Need more information? Don’t worry, our expert claims solicitors will advise you along the way

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