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Claims Against Tesco
Claims Against Tesco. Have you had been hurt in an accident while shopping in Tesco? Have you had an accident while working at Tesco? If you have been injured in an incident that wasn’t your fault, you could be entitled to claim compensation.
Whether you are a customer or employed by Tesco, if your injuries were caused by negligence, health and safety failures, or dangerous working conditions, you could be eligible to claim against Tesco.
At First Personal Injury, we have more than 25 years’ experience in handling personal injury compensation claims. If you have suffered an injury because of an accident that wasn’t your fault, we can help secure you the compensation you’re entitled to.
Tesco Accident Claims
Legally, Tesco has a duty of care towards all of its employees and customers. If you work for Tesco, whether directly or as an agency worker, Tesco must provide you with a safe and suitable working environment.
Equally, if you are a Tesco customer, you should be able to shop in its stores without risk of injury.
If Tesco fails to follow health and safety protocol and this causes an accident, they could be held liable for any injuries. If negligence has occurred, they could be forced to pay compensation.
At First Personal Injury, our experienced lawyers can help you claim compensation following an accident at Tesco.
Over the years we have helped many people who have become injured in a supermarket or shop. We have also helped people who have sustained injuries while working in a warehouse or as a delivery driver. We provide each and every one of our clients with a sympathetic and expert service. In addition, we usually work on a no win no fee basis.
Following an initial conversation with a member of our team, we will be able to advise you whether you have a valid claim against Tesco. Depending on the severity of your injury, we may also be able to give an indication of how much compensation you might receive.
Types of Tesco Store and Warehouse Injuries
In certain circumstances, Tesco supermarkets and warehouses can be dangerous environments for customers and employees. Unfortunately, there is the potential for serious injuries to be sustained if proper health and safety standards are not upheld.
Some of the more common accidents and injuries that might occur include:
- Escalator Injuries
- Car park accidents involving vehicles, trolleys or pedestrians
- Food health and hygiene illnesses such as food poisoning or allergic reactions
- Falls from ladders
- Kitchen injuries caused by hot oil or equipment
- Slips, trips and falls caused by spillages
- Working temperatures injuries such as heat burns
- Manual handling injuries e.g. back injuries
- Accidents caused by falling objects. If boxes and equipment are stored on high shelves and not properly packed away, they can fall, causing injuries
- Exposure to harmful substances can result in chemical burns – Harmful chemicals might be used either for cleaning or another purpose. Employers should provide staff handling these substances with the correct PPE and training to reduce the risk of injury or illness.
If you have suffered an injury at Tesco that you believe wasn’t your fault, you could be eligible for compensation. Contact our experts today to find out if you have a valid claim. In most cases, you have just three years to make a claim. Because there are time limits in place, it is important to seek legal advice as soon as possible.
Claims Against Tesco. Start Now.
If you think you might have a potential claim, our lawyers can help you. We usually work on a no win no fee basis. In the unlikely event that your claim is unsuccessful, you will not have to pay us a penny.
To learn more or to start your claim, get in touch with our expert team on 0800 808 9740 or contact us online.
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