Fatal accident at work compensation- Agency worker died due to accident at work.
A young agency worker died due to an accident at work.
The 20-year-old agency construction worker was one of five other workers to be standing underneath a crane which was carrying a metal cage containing materials for the work which was taking place on the building site when it tragically fell caused the worker to lose his life.
Following a post-mortem examination it was confirmed the worker died of multiple injuries which include multiple fractures to his head and body after the metal cage slipped from the chains connecting it to the crane.
HSE took out an investigation and the company was fined for serious safety failings within the construction site and it was confirmed that the workers was under time pressure and this could of been a possible cause to this tragic accident.
“Who can claim?”
If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal accident at work there is only a few people who can claim compensation on behalf of the deceased if there is blame.
Not only can the family get fatal accident at work compensation, they are able to claim bereavement award and dependency claim which includes funeral expenses, serious loss due to being dependant to the deceased.
Help and Assistance by Fatal Work Accident Solicitors?
If you need help following a death that has occurred at work, as fatal accident at work claim solicitors we will guide you every step of the way. Advice on Inquests, getting to the truth of what happened and compensation for the death, dependency and the cost of funeral expenses.
We appreciate that compensation for a fatal accident at work compensation claim is not everything, but we can help reduce the stress and paper-work required following a death at work claim and the compensation will help reduce the financial strain when a family loses close relative that they were financially dependent.
Posted: February 6, 2016 at 12:00 pm