Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts
The foot was injured in August 2010 I have had 2 checks on it one for an insole on the foot,in 2011 and another for an appraisal of the foot and a recommendation of what footwear to use, this was done last month 2013
I now am walking with a limp and have to see a chiropodist on a 6 to 8 week basis in order to have hard callous skin removed privately.
On over the counter pain killers.
Thank you. In addition to the above, and based upon thefurther information you have supplied, you are going to need an experts report(probably orthopaedic surgeon) confirm that your limp is as a result of thebroken toe and from a corrupt but this confirms the same about the hard skin.
As it is so late with regard to limitation, you need to getstraight on the case to try and find a solicitor. We are not allowed torecommend solicitors or take instructions but I do know people who have dealtwith this firm and been quite satisfied. Mention that you came from me on thissite.
Don't worry about their location because there is littlechance that you would need to visit them. http://www.handleylaw.co.uk/
I am assuming of course that there is no issue overliability and that the employer will admit that it is their fault.
It is worthwhile mentioning that if you bring a claimagainst the employer, sometimes it can adversely affect your future workingrelationship. I simply add that in for completeness.
Can I assist further?
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).