What Types of Injuries Can I Claim for Passive Smoking?

Smoking causes serious health hazards to the body. However, passive smoking commonly referred to as second hand smoking can have equally harmful health risks. Non-smokers are always advised to stay away from smoking zones but it is in some cases it is not always possible. For instance, nonsmokers working in a smoky atmosphere can easily get affected by side stream smoking.

There are various claims you are eligible for after a passive smoking injury. Passive smoking can cause cancer complications, asthma-related problems, allergic reactions and heart problems. All the listed injuries can be claimed. In case of body injury or emotional injury due to passive smoking, contact an injury claims solicitor who will work with lawyers to ensure the claim is compensated.

How Much Compensation Could i Be Able to Claim?

How much you can be compensated for passive smoking depends on the claim type. It can be an industrial case where a fellow colleague compromises health by smoking too close, a medical case where proper medication to prevent passive smoking effects was compromised or a personal injury where the fault lies on a third party. Other factors like gender and organ affected is considered in the UK.

General damages are paid in the event of a passive smoking injury. It covers for the pain and any suffering in the future. Special damages are paid to cater for any financial losses. The court decides on the amounts due.

What Are The Symptoms of Passive Smoking I Could Claim For?

Passive smoking often results to lung related complications, heart problems or cancer complications. The most common symptoms are breathing complications, blocking of the nasal cavity, tumours on the skin in cases of cancer and heart attacks. All the listed symptoms can cause death. Therefore, reaching a medical facility for checkup and diagnosis as soon as possible is recommended. If the symptoms are detected early enough, treatment becomes easier. Ensure you make claims via solicitors for a passive smoking compensation claim.

Is Tylers a No-Win, No-Fee Solicitor?

A solicitor who is an expert in passive smoking compensation claim should guarantee money back in the event that compensation does not succeed. This is a proof of expertise in the field. A solicitor who works on a no win no fee policy will work tirelessly with lawyers in and out of court to ensure compensation succeeds. Therefore, a no win no fee solicitor is the best alternative.

Where Can I Find More Information on Passive Smoking?

In case of a passive smoking injury claim in the UK, passive smoking compensation claim advice is online with various agencies dealing with smoking related injuries; also, there are various offices of firms that deal with compensation claims all over UK.

How Can I Make a Compensation Claim for Passive Smoking?

In case of a passive smoking compensation claim, there are well trained solicitors who will follow up until the compensation claim succeeds. Contact a licensed solicitor who will advise according to the claim situation. The solicitor with then get in touch with all the parties involved and the court if necessary to ensure the claim is compensated.

How Long Do I Have To Be Able to Claim?

In the UK, a compensation claim is recognised for as long as 3 years, therefore, in case of an injury which occurred a maximum of three years ago, the claim is entitled to compensation.

Why Should I Choose Tylers to Represent My Passive Smoking Compensation Claim?

Have you suffered an injury as a result of passive smoking? then you may be eligible to claim compensation. Our experienced personal injury solicitors can help you to get the compensation and the justice that you are entitled to. Call Tylers Solicitors today (freephone) on 0800 699 0079.

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