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Vibration White Finger Cases Compensation Claim Information
Also known as the VWF, or the HAVS – Hand-arm vibration syndrome, this is an injury that it steered by the frequent use of vibrating machinery, which are handheld. The condition can affect the blood vessels, nerves, and muscles. The fingers can change colour after one is affected by the condition.
How do vibration white finger case accident claims happen?
One worker worked under a certain construction company in the UK. The company specialised mostly on ground works, surfacing schemes as well as drainage. Also, the company carried out works in the installation of traffic lights and on public highways. Palbably, this needed them to have heavy machineries, which could dig through the tough surfaces. The worker used a number of vibration tools such as road saws, hydraulic breaker, still saw, portable road drills, wacker plates and vibrating pokers.
The worker used to work under heavy project for over 5 years, and he was diagnosed with VWF. This affected his job performance and he had to take a number of leaves. After about 10 years, he filed for a case and he was compensated £13,000 for the condition that affected him. There are several other vibration white finger cases that have been compensated successfully and all these have followed the right, legal procedure.
Can I make a vibration white finger cases accident claim?
The workplace is where people are constantly busy and typically, accidents can happen easily. This is because the workload at your workplace is always very heavy and as a result, you become susceptible to injury. Nevertheless, thanks to the relevant authorities, you can be sure of filing for a work-related injury case and claim for compensation.
How do I make a vibration white finger case compensation claim?
Vibration White Finger is one of the injuries that are mostly received at the workplace. If you’ve been the victim of a vibration white finger case studies, get in touch with our experienced team today. You can reach our experts by calling us directly on 0800 699 0079. You can also send any questions or concerns through our simple online contact form.
What accident claims can vibration white finger cases cover?
There is one worker in a truck company, who had worked there for about 6 years, and was using tools like needle guns, air hammers, air ratchets, impact guns and air hacksaws. The truck company had equipment that worked at high speeds, this in turn caused a vigorous vibration. The job required the machine drivers to report to work and be extra fast at their job.
One worker followed the rules and after some years, he was diagnosed with Vibration White Fingers. He sued the company and the company took the blame, which saw the worker being awarded £15,000 for compensating the injury. However, the case to a while, which saw him being paid the compensation later in 2009.
Thanks to our many years of experience, we can work to get you the compensation you need to move on with your life. If you were an unfortunate employee that suffered a workplace injury, you could be eligible to claim compensation.
Vibration White Finger Cases Accident Injury Amounts
If you have had an accident at the workplace and you have developed a case of vibration white finger and want to know the average amount of compensation you can claim, use our quick compensation calculator below to calculate the average compensation you will receive.
Minor Vibration White Finger Cases
|This may be a case where one of your fingers have been affected or maybe even more. However, if you still have some sort of function that can carry out work activities, then you may not get a mass amount but you will still be owed a compensation fee.|
|£3,000 to £5,200|
Moderate Vibration White Finger Cases
|If injuries sustained have been going on for a prolonged period of time and the victim have been affected in work and domestic ways then you could be owed compensation.|
|£5,200 to £11,000|
Serious Vibration White Finger Cases
|One hand may have have been affected severely here and all function/use is no longer practical. Fingers turn white consistently.|
|£11,300 to £25,000|
Severe Vibration White Finger Cases
|Use in one or perhaps even both hands aren’t functioning and fingers are turning white. If you’re unable to work because of vibration white finger cases, call us today and get your compensation.|
|£18,000 to £27,000|
Frequently Asked Questions
How long until I can make a vibration white finger case injury compensation claim?
You have exactly 3 years to claim for compensation after the initial diagnosis of your vibration white finger case, sustained at your place of work.
No win, no fee vibration white finger case accident claims solicitors.
Tylers Solicitors are no win, no fee accident claims solicitors, which means if you lose your case against vibration white finger cases, then you do not pay us a fee.
Why choose Tylers Solicitors to start your compensation claim?
Tylers Solicitors will always strive to get you the maximum compensation amount possible for the injuries you have suffered after your vibration white finger injury sustained at the workplace, along with any loss of earnings and medical costs incurred.
We also value the solicitor/client relationship very highly throughout the claims process and believe that communication is the key to a successful compensation claim.
How Much Compensation Could I Get For My Vibration White Finger Claim?
When such a condition happens to a person, they are entitled to file a case and claim compensation. The compensation will depend on the level of injury of the finger.
For Minor Injuries, where one or more fingers have been affected, but one can still carry out some activities, then they will be paid a maximum of £3,000.
The moderate Injury: If one has been injured and the symptoms have affected the victim for a long time, or for a given period of time then the range of pay is between £3,000 and £11,000.
Severe Injuries: This is when both the hands have been affected severely and the fingers turn white, especially in a cold weather, then the claimant is eligible to between £11,000 and £25,000 compensation
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We accept Nationwide vibration white Finger cases compensation claims
No matter where you were injured in the UK, Tylers Solicitors are just a telephone call away from giving you expert advice about your vibration white finger case, that has been a result of poor employment negligence. If you would like to contact us about claiming compensation then telephone 0800 699 0079 today for a no obligation chat.