Warehouse & Factory Accident Claims2023-08-24T16:22:29+01:00

Warehouse & Factory Accident Claims Solicitors

Warehouse & Factory Accident Claims Solicitors

Have you been injured in a warehouse or factory accident in Belfast or Northern Ireland? We’re here to help you claim the personal injury compensation you deserve.

  • Experienced personal injury solicitors
  • Pursuing warehouse and factory accident claims in Northern Ireland since 1993
  • Specialist knowledge of workplace injury claims
  • Simple claims process — we handle everything
  • Free initial legal advice with no obligation to go ahead

Warehouse & Factory Accident Claims, Northern Ireland

If you’re one of the many people working in warehouses and factories in Northern Ireland, you face potentially dangerous situations every day. In fact, 18% of all reported workplace injuries in Northern Ireland happen in the manufacturing sector. Machinery, forklift trucks and manual handling all create a risk of injury.

Your employer has a duty of care to you. They must put in place safety measures to protect you from the dangers of working in a warehouse or factory. If they didn’t and you’ve been injured as a result, you are entitled to make a claim.

Causes of Common Warehouse & Factory Accidents

Warehouse & Factory Accident Injury Claims

Warehouse or Factory Injury Claim Eligibility

Anyone who has been injured in a warehouse or factory in which someone else was at fault is entitled to claim compensation. You can also claim on behalf of a loved one who has been injured in those circumstances.

Claiming for Yourself – If you were injured in a warehouse or factory because an employer failed in their duty of care to you, you can make a personal injury claim.

Claiming on Behalf of Someone Else – If a loved one was injured in a warehouse or factory and is unable to make a claim, you can claim on their behalf.

Warehouse & Factory Accident Claim Process

We’ve made our warehouse and factory accident claim process simple and straightforward. Our experienced solicitors will help you every step of the way.

Step 1: Contact Reid Black
Start your claim process by getting in touch for a no-obligation chat and free initial legal advice on your claim.

Step 2: Gathering Information and Evidence
When you give us the go-ahead, we’ll start gathering the evidence we need to support your claim. This might include medical records, police reports or reports from the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI), as well as evidence from your workplace.

Step 3: Medical Assessment
We’ll then arrange for you to be assessed by an independent medical professional to make sure we know the full extent of your injuries before making any claim.

Step 4: Compensation Negotiations
Once we fully understand your medical prognosis, we will open negotiations with your workplace’s insurance company to secure the maximum compensation to which you’re entitled.

Step 5: Compensation Payout
We will continue to support you to ensure the agreed payout amount reaches your account in a timely manner.

Factory & Warehouse Accident Claim Time Limits

Factory & Warehouse Accident Compensation

Why Choose Reid Black?

We’ve been helping our clients make successful factory and warehouse accident claims in Northern Ireland since 1993. We understand the dangerous work conditions faced by many people working in manufacturing and warehouse jobs in Belfast and further afield. When employers are not taking those risks and their duty of care seriously, our experienced solicitors are here to help you claim the compensation you deserve.

Our Specialist Warehouse & Factory Accident Claim Solicitors

Our Specialist Warehouse & Factory Accident Claim Solicitors

Peter Lynch
Peter Lynch
30 YEARS EXPERIENCE
  • Peter Lynch of Reid Black Solicitors is one of Northern Ireland’s Leading Road Traffic Accident Experts.
  • He will act for you solely and does not accept referrals from insurers or Accident Management companies thus ensuring we have your interests first.
  • Have an initial no-cost chat about any Road Traffic Accident to see if you have a case.
  • He acts in Car Accidents, Cycling & Motorbike Accidents and Pedestrian Accident Claims.
  • Peter will be able to Fast track your claim to get you the compensation you deserve.
Libby Smyth
Libby Smyth
20 YEARS EXPERIENCE
  • Libby Smyth is one Northern Ireland’s leading Road Traffic Accident and Personal Injury Solicitors.
  • She will handle your Road Traffic Accident Claim effectively and efficiently, keeping your best interests as her prime concern.
  • Specialist in all types of personal injury claims, with a focus on Road Traffic Injury Claims.
  • Libby can expedite your injury claim to ensure you get your compensation as fast as possible.
  • If you’ve been injured as a result of a Road Traffic Accident, contact Libby today for free initial chat to see if you’re eligible for a claim.
Eilis McQuillan
Eilis McQuillan
14 YEARS EXPERIENCE
  • Elis McQuillan has extensive experience dealing with Road Traffic Accident Claims in Northern Ireland.
  • She will prioritise your interest’s first and act solely on your behalf.
  • Specialist in all types of Road Traffic Accident Claims and Litigation, including Car Accidents, Cycling Accidents and Motorbike Accidents.
  • Ellis can Fast Track your Road Traffic Accident Claim, so you get your compensation as soon as possible.
  • Contact Ellis today for a free initial consultation to determine if you’re entitled to a Road Traffic Accident Claim.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, employers have a duty of care to everyone in their workplace. If you were visiting a warehouse and suffered an injury because of someone else’s actions you can still make a warehouse accident claim.
Absolutely. If you suffered an injury because your current employer did not put the correct measures in place to protect you, you should make a claim. Any compensation will be paid by your employer’s insurer, so you shouldn’t have any concerns about the financial impact of your claim.
Yes, even if the company you worked for is no longer trading, we will trace your employer’s insurer at the time of your accident and make a claim.
Yes, you can make a fatal accident claim on behalf of a loved one who died because of a warehouse or factory accident. We will support you through this traumatic time and help you to claim the compensation that is rightfully yours.
Yes, if someone else was at fault for your warehouse or factory accident you can claim even if you were also partly responsible. The amount of compensation you get will usually be adjusted to reflect the extent to which you were responsible for the accident.
We settle the vast majority of warehouse accident claims without needing to go to court. But we will always keep the option of court action open if an insurer is not offering the level of compensation we believe you deserve.

We’re Ready To Handle Your Warehouse or Factory Accident Claim

Our experienced solicitors are on hand to help you claim the maximum compensation to which you’re entitled. Get in touch for more information or to take the first step towards a hassle-free warehouse or factory accident claim.

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      William Campbell
      William Campbell
      16:37 13 Nov 19
      Great if you get stuck in a jam with the local police.
      Harry Walmsley
      Harry Walmsley
      14:51 22 Aug 19
      Brilliant solicitor. Thank you.
      Andrew Aicken
      Andrew Aicken
      08:51 20 Apr 18
      Great service from a professional company. Eilis McQuillan handled a case for me and was outstanding. I was kept informed at every stage and would recommend Reid Black without hesitation.
      Victoria J
      Victoria J
      10:12 18 May 18
      I would highly recommend this company and I have used them a few times . Absolutely Fantastic company .
      Alan Cromie
      Alan Cromie
      14:54 08 Nov 15
      I approached Reid Black Solicitors having known Hamill Clawson for many years as a good dependable lawyer and having been badly let down and grossly overcharged by another solicitor. He referred me to his colleague, David French who was very approachable and went out of his way to help resolve matters equitably in a timely and stress free manner.As a busy professional, this invaluable advice from Hamill and, especially his partner David was greatly appreciated. I am impressed by the high standard of service offered by this Firm and would recommended their services without caveat.read more
      Stephen Lavery
      Stephen Lavery
      09:12 21 Feb 20
      1st class service. Case was resolved quickly, handled with sensitivity and professionalism. Couldn’t recommend Eilis highly enough. Very happy.
      David Hogg
      David Hogg
      12:07 09 Mar 20
      Very helpful....quick results...
      Conor Mccomish
      Conor Mccomish
      21:47 25 Jul 20
      David helped me get a licence reinstated with the council. Very fast, efficient and professional service. I would highly recommend this company.
      mike naylor
      mike naylor
      09:41 06 Sep 20
      Great business
      Seema King
      Seema King
      17:07 30 Sep 20
      Highly recommend Reid Black Solicitors. David French handled my case and guided me step by step. Very fast and professional. Made my whole experience stress free. Couldn't be more thankful. 🙂
      Jonathan Loughlin
      Jonathan Loughlin
      16:52 29 Nov 20
      Highly experienced staff have helped me massively and would recommend them to anyone 10☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆
      Shaun Leese
      Shaun Leese
      13:18 31 Mar 21
      Worked with Karen Cox on house purchase. Fantastic service!
      Adrian Bodle
      Adrian Bodle
      14:57 23 Jul 21
      I would highly recommend Reid Black Solicitors. my experience was totally stress free and easy from the start. David handled my case in a professional manner, notifying me every step of the way. Thank you for all your hard work. A1read more
      James Cullen
      James Cullen
      14:53 23 Jul 21
      Had the best service from all at Reid black from David and Karen who dealt with my claim, all in all a great service I would highly recommend this Company to anybody wanting a professional service, thankyou to everyone at your office. odyread more
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      TONIK TZW (tonik_tzw)
      14:17 29 Jul 21
      Reid and Black were absolutely outstanding and extremely professional in their handling of my case, They were well organised, timely and informative in their updates as the case progressed. The outcome was even better than anticipated which can only be due to the excellent knowledge, tenacity and determination in seeking a satisfactory outcome. I would highly recommend their services to anyone.read more
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      Phoebe Brigginshaw
      17:09 08 Dec 21
      Karen was wonderful and took fantastic card of us as first time buyers. Excellent service all round, thank you so much!
      David Raeburn
      David Raeburn
      11:48 10 Feb 22
      I would like to thank Reid Black solicitors for the outstanding work you have done for all the veterans who have mostly suffered in silence and would never have thought to start any sort of compensation claim against the MOD,also to find out that your firm does not take a penny from the veteran's settlement just shows the amazing integrity of Reid Black.read more
      Luke Tedford
      Luke Tedford
      12:26 31 Mar 22
      Just want to start off by Thanking Eilis for helping me through everything. I arrived in with very little expectations to get anywhere and I came out with exactly what I wanted, all thanks to the hard work and dedication of Eilis. When I first met Eilis she gave me the warmest reception and was fully understanding and complient with what I wanted. The best solicitors in Belfast hands down! would very highly recommend to anyone!read more
      Jude Campbell
      Jude Campbell
      13:18 11 May 22
      We would like to thank Reid Black Solicitors and specifically David French for helping us in a recent professional negligence case. His professionalism was a breath of fresh air and the positive outcome we received has been a weight off our shoulders, we would highly recommend David and his team.read more
      CJ MCKIMM
      CJ MCKIMM
      11:13 05 Jun 22
      A big thanks to David and the team for sorting out my hearing loss claim. Very professional, polite and efficient throughout.
      Leonidasz Rafael
      Leonidasz Rafael
      14:29 25 Jun 22
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      James Tate
      22:28 26 Aug 22
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      Jennifer McCann
      14:25 10 Oct 23
      They are a fantastic company to represent you
      Russdamuss
      Russdamuss
      07:02 26 Nov 23
      Was recommended Reid Black by others on my claim from the MOD. From start to end this company have been brilliant in particular DF whom was personally dealing with my case. If you are looking for a professional solicitors to deal with claims against the MOD look no further. Thank you all at Reid Blackread more
      tomsturdy1
      tomsturdy1
      09:51 28 Nov 23
      I cannot recommend this firm highly enough. For any ex army out there with hearing problems please contact them. The process was easy and more importantly they do not take any money from you unlike a lot of firms that take up to 33%. I thoroughly recommend Reid Black.read more
      Wayne Perry
      Wayne Perry
      19:16 08 Dec 23
      What a fantastic group of people to work with from start to finish. I thoroughly endorse this firm of solicitors to any former service personnel who have suffered hearing loss and/or tinnitus as a result of live firing in pipe ranges in Northern Ireland. These guys acted on my behalf following a simple hearing assessment and secured a sizeable settlement from the MoD for me. They did not take ANY of my compensation in payment, but claim a separate payment directly from the MoD for their work. David even declined an initial derisory offer from the MoD and secured a much better one which was 500% (yes 500%) above the original offer. If you or you know anyone who suffers the same problems, I would urge you to get in touch with David French or one of his colleagues at Reid Black solicitors. The only downside is the amount of time you have to wait for the MoD to play ball. On the plus side you’ll probably forget you’ve claimed at all and so it’s a great surprise when you finally get a result!read more
      Bob Parry
      Bob Parry
      05:00 12 Jan 24
      I am absolutely delighted at the result David French and the whole team at Reid Black managed to negotiate for my hearing loss claim. It was a long process, but none of that due to RB, rather the bureaucracy and feet dragging of the MoD. There was one small period of frustration on my part when I had not heard from them in a while, but it transpired that their communications with me via e-mail had gone into my spam box, that I don't regularly check, so this frustration was my fault completely. David received an initial settlement offer, but refused it and negotiated a 33% increase in the offer on my behalf. I thoroughly recommend this Business to any former service personnel that served in NI after 1987, that have suffered hearing injuries. Thank you Reid Black.read more
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