There are many types of work-related illness (often known as industrial disease) that can develop after exposure to dangerous substances in the workplace or unsafe working conditions.
The most common types of these illnesses include:
- Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) and Vibration White Finger (VWF)
- Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL)
- Respiratory Disease (including asthma, COPD, chronic bronchitis and lung cancer)
- Asbestos Related Disease
- Skin Complaints (including industrial dermatitis)
Our team have a longstanding reputation in representing clients who have suffered with work related illness. In addition to representing clients in civil claims for compensation we could help you make a successful application for Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit.
If you think that you have suffered an injury or illness as a result of your work, please contact us for free, no obligation advice. If we think that you have a good claim, we will offer to represent you on a ‘No Win, No Fee’ basis.