Plumbing accidents are often due to the professional negligence of an employer, another contractor – or even a local authority.
Employers or the principal contractor of any job have a legal duty to carry out a risk assessment before contractors such as plumbers begin work. However, all too often there is either no risk assessment – or the risk assessment or training for the task are inadequate.
Duncan Lewis is one of the leading firms of personal injury solicitors in England and Wales – and our specialist claims solicitors frequently advise plumbers who have been injured as a result of plumbing accidents caused by negligence on how to make a compensation claim.
The Duncan Lewis plumbing accidents claims team can advise on a wide range of claims involving:
Our specialist claims team advises on high-value compensation claims for plumbing accidents involving serious or catastrophic injury, as well as claims for less serious injuries.
In some cases, fatal injuries may result if a plumber is electrocuted – or is involved in a fall from height and sustains a serious head injury, spinal injury or major trauma injury.
Duncan Lewis personal injury solicitors have a successful track record in helping plumbers injured at work as a result of negligence win substantial compensation for their injuries – as well as advising bereaved families on how to claim compensation for the loss of a loved one.
There is a usually a three-year limitation period for making no win no fee personal injury claims involving plumbers’ accident compensation.
Duncan Lewis personal injury solicitors offer a supportive legal service to bereaved families whose loved one has lost their life as a result of a plumbing accident caused by negligence and who wish to make a claim for compensation.
Duncan Lewis personal injury solicitors always press for maximum compensation for plumbing accident claims – and your Duncan Lewis solicitor can also advise on rehabilitation, access to welfare benefits and adaptations to the home, as well as compensation for ongoing medical care and loss of earnings.
Duncan Lewis personal injury solicitors usually accept claims for plumbing accidents on a no win no fee basis.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors have offices across England and Wales – call 033 3772 0409 and ask to speak to a member of our specialist claims team about making a claim for injuries sustained in a plumbing accident. A family member can call if a loved one has been seriously injured in a plumbing accident and is recovering in hospital or is unable to call.
Duncan Lewis claims solicitors can get your claim for a plumbing accident underway while you recover from your injuries, to ensure you receive the compensation you need to help you return to work or rebuild your life.