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Office Accident Claims and Compensation in Northern Ireland

If you have suffered an office accident anywhere across Northern Ireland, Paschal O’Hare Personal Injury Solicitors is here to provide you with the legal support and guidance you need. With over 50 years of experience, our solicitors have helped many people navigate the office accident claims process, ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve.

We understand the physical, emotional, and financial impact that an office accident can have on your life, and we’re here to help you get the compensation you deserve. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional client service, as evidenced by our outstanding client reviews. Contact our trusted and experienced team today to discuss your case and explore your options. Reach out today.

Office accidents solicitors in Belfast and across Northern Ireland

Although offices are typically considered safe work environments, accidents can still happen. The consequences can be significant if an employer fails to uphold the duty of care they owe you. Many people in Northern Ireland suffer major, life-changing injuries every year because of office accidents. These injuries can range in severity and typically significantly impact people and their families. Dealing with the pain, rehabilitation, and loss of earnings can be overwhelming.

We understand how painful these injuries can be. We’re here to help alleviate some of these pressures by getting you the compensation that you deserve.

Paschal O’Hare Solicitors have a proven track record of getting the best possible outcome for our clients. No case is too complex for our team. If you want to make an office accident claim, contact our personal injury solicitors today or visit our offices in Belfast, Glengormley, and Carrickfergus.

Common office injuries in Northern Ireland

Office injuries can vary in severity and type. Over the last 50 years, our solicitors have represented injury victims who worked in offices and suffered from:

  • Slips, trips, and falls
  • Electrical accidents
  • Cuts and lacerations
  • Burns and scalds
  • Back and neck injuries
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

This is not an exhaustive list. If you or someone you know worked in an office and is suffering from an injury or illness, contact Paschal O’Hare Solicitors on 0800 020 9311 or visit our offices in Belfast, Glengormley, and Carrickfergus.

Common causes of office injuries

Injuries in offices can be caused by various reasons. We’ve encountered many injuries caused by:

  • Trip hazards such as loose carpeting, damaged flooring, and obstructed walkways.
  • Filing cabinet and shelving unit accidents due to improper installation or collapse.
  • Being struck by falling objects.
  • Lifting injuries from moving heavy office equipment, stacks of files or office supplies.
  • Slip and fall accidents caused by spills or wet floors that are not cleaned up promptly.
  • Falls from heights, such as ladders or chairs.
  • Inadequate safety measures.
  • Poorly maintained equipment
  • Electrical accidents from damaged cords or overloaded sockets

If your employer’s negligence caused you to be injured, speak with our solicitors today to see how we can help. We’re here to protect your rights. 

How much office accident compensation could you receive in Northern Ireland?

The amount of office accident compensation you receive is closely tied in with the complexity of your injury. Some of the main factors include:

  • General damages for the pain and suffering caused
  • Cost of medical treatment
  • Loss of income due to time off work during recovery
  • Potential loss of future income if you’re unable to return to work

Our website features a helpful compensation calculator that can provide you with some useful general information. However, it’s important to note that every case is different, which is why speaking with one of our expert solicitors is vital. We will examine your case and offer you insight. Please request to speak with one of our work accident solicitors by completing our online enquiry form.

Office accidents solicitors in Belfast and across Northern Ireland

Who can claim for an office accident in Northern Ireland?

Your employer owes you a duty of care. If they failed to uphold this duty and created an unsafe environment, it is likely that you will be able to claim for your injuries. In order to start the process, you’ll need to bring your claim within 3 years from the date of your accident. It is important to note that it is still possible to bring a claim even if you were partially at fault. Our solicitors are confident that we can help you with your office accident.

Contact Our Trusted Office Accident Solicitors in Northern Ireland

If you have been injured in an office accident in Northern Ireland, it’s important that you seek legal advice from a trusted and experienced solicitor. Paschal O’Hare Personal Injury Solicitors has a long-standing reputation for delivering exceptional results and compassionate client service.

When you need legal assistance pursuing compensation after an office injury caused by negligence, our firm offers key advantages:

  • Over 50 years of experience successfully handling office injury claims
  • Personal attention and support throughout your case
  • Exceptional 5 star client reviews for our caring and professional service

Don’t struggle alone after an office injury – contact our team today for a free consultation by phone or at one of our office locations in Belfast, Carrickfergus and Glengormley.We offer free consultations to assess your case and provide you with the support you need. Trust us to fight for the compensation you deserve.

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