industrial deafness miners compensation claim

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.

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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.