Back Injury Compensation

Chronic back pain can seriously compromise our quality of life, and if the condition is linked to the workplace, you may have a case for back injury compensation. If your back pain has lasted for a significant period of time, you can call Blackwater Law today to talk about a claim.

Back pain can be the result of damage to the bones, muscles, nerves, tendons, ligaments, discs, tendons and the spinal cord. It often occurs after workplace injuries caused by someone else’s negligence. There are many potential causes of back pain and injuries, including the carrying and lifting of objects, falling, slipping, tripping and substandard products and furniture. Back pain can also occur after road accidents.

A Duty of Care

You may experience chronic back pain after being forced to lift a heavy object at work. If the load carried was outside legal limits but you were expected to lift it nonetheless, you may have a case for compensation. You may also be able to take action if your employer did not provide you with adequate carrying and lifting training. Falls can occur after health and safety procedures aren’t implemented at work. You may experience a fall due to poor scaffolding or the absence of safety barriers for instance.

Proving Negligence

Chronic back pain can also be caused by defective products including chairs or ladders. Slips and trips are another cause and are often the result of someone else’s negligence. For instance, a slip may occur after a spillage is not dealt with, whilst a trip may occur when debris is left somewhere it shouldn’t be. If you have suffered from chronic back pain due to negligence, we can help.

Uses of Compensation

We can fight for compensation on your behalf. The resulting funds can offset any costs related to physiotherapy, any other medical treatments, expenses occurred as a result of the injury, lost earnings and any psychological pain and suffering linked to your condition. We leave no stone unturned when it comes to back injury claims.

Count on Our Experts

At Blackwater Law, we’ve successfully battled for chronic back pain compensation on behalf of a wealth of clients. We will always work closely alongside you in order to collect as much evidence as we need for your case and have a team of medical experts on hand that can also help you to achieve the justice that you deserve.

We pride ourselves on communicating with our clients in plain English and always keeping them informed on any developments that might occur. We have an excellent track record when it comes to back injury claims and are passionate about delivering justice. Get in touch today to talk to us about back injury compensation claims.

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“Anna Woolf’s persistent nature when dealing with the defendant’s insurance company and encouragement when it came to pursuing the correct amount in compensation was excellent. Once again, a big thank you to Anna and all involved with my case.”

Mr. H, London

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