COPD compensation claims.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an occupational illness caused by exposure to harmful substances in the working environment. It is a serious condition which gets worse over time.
The types of industry most affected include coal mining, the cotton textile industry and the chemical industry. Fumes from welding and metal burning are also known to cause COPD, and workers involved in brick making, construction and the flour & grain industry are also at risk.
It is your employers responsibility to provide you with suitable protective equipment. If your employer has failed to do so, and you have developed Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease as a result, you are entitled to make a claim for compensation.
Making a COPD claim.
There is a time limit to making a claim. COPD compensation claims must begin within 3 years from the date of diagnosis.
If you believe you have developed COPD because of your job, you should seek legal advice to see what action you are entitled to take against your employer.
Our solicitors will fight on your behalf to ensure you receive the best settlement possible.
Why contact Imperium Law for legal advice?
At Imperium Law our solicitors understand the devastating impact COPD can have on your life. We can help you claim the compensation you deserve.
- We have the legal expertise and experience to get you the maximum compensation payout.
- We ensure you are given the very best legal advice.
- We are dedicated to achieving the best settlement possible, we work hard to get you are compensated for your condition.
- We are ‘No Win No Fee’ solicitors. You only pay our costs if we win you a payout.
If you have been diagnosed as suffering from COPD brought on by your working conditions, you should seek immediate advice from one of our occupational disease law experts.