Industrial Deafness Miner Compensation Claim: Can I claim for occupational hearing loss?
Industrial deafness miner compensation claim question
I suffered occupational deafness from working as a miner and I wish to make a compensation claim – can you recommend a UK solicitor to represent me?
Noise Induced Hearing Loss / Miner Compensation Solicitor Response
To choose a UK industrial injury solicitor to make your compensation claim for industrial deafness caused when you worked as a miner you should consider the following steps:
1. Choose your industrial deafness solicitor from a small number of law firms who specialise in compensation claims for miners
There are a select number of specialist industrial disease firm’s in the United Kingdom dealing almost exclusively with compensation claims for miners and ex-miners. We recommend using one of them to make your claim.
2. Search online with the Law Society to check the expertise of an industrial deafness solicitor
The Law Society provides a search facility which will allow you to check if a solicitor is a specialist industrial injury lawyer and is accredited by the Law Society.
See our noise induced hearing loss solicitor article to know how to choose a top UK industrial deafness solicitor, including how to use the Law Society website to check your lawyer’s expertise
3. Free online & telephone assistance – have a UK specialist industrial deafness lawyer contact you to make your miner compensation claim
Our website offers free online specialist solicitor assistance in several different ways, including asking a question, having your claim assessed and arranging a specialist solicitor call back.
We do recommend speaking with a specialist solicitor direct if you have suffered an industrial injury, as such claims can be complicated . Your injury will have likely been suffered many years ago with symptoms developing over a period of time.