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Factory & Warehouse - Work Injury Compensation Lawyers

If you work in a warehouse, factory, on an assembly line or at a loading dock, this type of work often involves exposure to heavy manual handling or repetitive work that can lead to injury.

There are many types of injuries, including being hit by forklifts, repetitive injuries due to too much lifting, pushing, pulling or carrying, being hit by falling objects, your employer requiring you to lift heavy objects and slip and falls on uneven or wet surfaces.

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Injuries in a warehouse or factory are common

What should I do if I get injured in a warehouse or factory?

If you are injured in a warehouse, factory, assembly line, or loading dock, you should immediately seek medical assistance. You are also likely to be entitled to claim workers compensation. You will need to obtain a medical Certificate of Capacity from your general practitioner or the hospital you attend and provide it to your employer as soon as possible.

This certificate is medical evidence of your injury and or illness. Your employer is required to forward the medical certificate to the workers compensation insurer.

We have a team of experienced work injury compensation lawyers who can assist you with your claim.

Can I sue for negligence?

If you have sustained injury working in a warehouse or factory, then you may have a right to claim common law damages against your employer. This is a Work Injury Damages claim. A Work Injury Damages claim is made when an injured worker sues their employer for damages due to negligence. This type of claim is made to cover past and future loss of income.

To claim Work Injury Damages, the injury must be due to the negligence of your employer, and you must have a whole person impairment of at least 15%. You will need the assistance of an experienced lawyer to make this type of claim.
If your injury is due to the negligence of someone other than your employer, you may have a claim against that person or company. You need to discuss this with a lawyer as soon as possible.

What is the claim process?

  1. If you think you may have a claim, then please contact us by email or phone to discuss your matter. We provide you with free advice on your options.
  2. If we believe you have a claim for workers compensation, we will assist in ensuring you obtain appropriate compensation for your injuries.
  3. We obtain the necessary evidence to win your claim. This is done by one of our experienced injury lawyers.
  4. We pursue your claim and fight until you receive the compensation you deserve.
  5. You receive your compensation in your bank account.

Would you like assistance with your claim?

Complete our free, no obligation confidential case assessment form and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours.

Alternatively, we are available to talk through phone and email. Please contact our experienced workers compensation lawyers to find out how we can help.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What will it cost me?

There are no upfront legal fees payable in workers compensation matters. We provide free advice to see if you have a claim. If you do have a claim, workers compensation costs are covered by a Government scheme, like legal aid, known as ILARS. This scheme will fund the payment of your legal costs and disbursements.

2. Why Garling & Co Lawyers?

Garling & Co Lawyers are one of NSW’s leading work-related injury law firms and have experienced lawyers acting on behalf of factory and warehouse workers. We have a 98% success rate and are here to help you through the entire claims process.

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