Noise induced hearing loss solicitor sets out how to claim compensation if you have worked for United Utilities in water plants exposed to excessive noise from machinery such as emergency diesel generators, pneumatic drills, pumping station machinery and chlorination plant machinery Industrial Deafness Victim Question I worked in the water industry for 10 years in […]
Industrial Disease Compensation Solicitor Blog
Industrial disease (also known as occupational injury) relates to workers’ claims for conditions developed from exposure to hazardous work environments over long time periods
Such claims usually involve a number of different past employers (who may no longer be in business) with symptoms appearing many years after having finished the hazardous work.
Typical types of industrial disease, include lung related conditions from dust exposure, hearing damage claims and vibration related conditions. The criteria a solicitor relies on for making a claim for each disease is assessed in different ways.
In this blog – you will find helpful tips in making a claim and answers to typical questions asked by site visitors affected by industrial injury.
TIP Our industrial injury claims process guides set out the step by step process to making the most common types of occupational injury claims.
UK industrial disease solicitor explains the dangers of contracting industrial lung disease from working underground in the tunnel industry including siliciosis, pneumoconiosis and asbestosis together with how to claim compensation even if former employers are no longer trading Tunnel worker lung disease victim question I have worked underground building various tunnels for most of my […]
How to claim compensation if you were employed in Glasgow in a heavy industry factory including shipbuilding and steelworks and the mining industry Glasgow has a long tradition of being involved in many different large factory heavy industries, including: mining, ship building, steelworks and engine manufacture. Workers employed in heavy industry for a number of […]
Find out how long you have to make a claim for compensation for work related hearing loss and tinnitus following a period of employment in a loud industrial environment such as ship building Ship yard industrial deafness and tinnitus victim question I worked in the ship yards in UK from 1973 – 1983, first in […]
Noise At Work Industrial Deafness Claims If you suffer noise induced hearing loss from exposure to excessive noise in the workplace – it is possible you will be entitled to claim compensation from your employer. You should contact a specialist industrial deafness solicitor who will determine if you are still within time to make a […]
How to claim compensation for the effects of exposure to nitroglycerin at work Nitroglycerin is an ingredient used in explosives in many industries and work places including: miners, demolition industry, construction industry. If you are in contact with nitroglycerin at work some side effects you might experience include: extreme headaches, loss of sexual desire and […]
Painter And Decorator Mucous Membrane Breathing Disease Claim For Exposure At Work To Harmful Chemicals Find out in a question and answer session how you can claim compensation if you have been a painter and decorator and you suffer an allergic breathing mucous membrane disorder from constant exposure to paint and dust at work. Industrial […]
UK industrial accident solicitor explains how to claim compensation if you work in the mining industry and you are injured by a dynamite explosion Industrial accident victim question I worked in the mining industry in England and Scotland and approximately two years ago a worker who was responsible for setting off dynamite explosions in the […]
Find out if you still have time to claim compensation for Miners’ Black Lung The coal mining industry in England, Wales and Scotland has died down significantly over the past few decades, but miners exposed to coal dust day in day out might be suffering from a number of breathing disorders including Black Lung (coal […]
UK industrial deafness solicitor explains how to claim compensation for noise induced hearing loss / tinnitus from work in mines including Rossington, Doncaster, Yorkshire; how to claim even if an employer has ceased trading; how to prove your employer is at fault and how long you have to claim when noise exposure took place many […]