Once an accident investigation is complete, the entire process (submittal, review, corrections, and approval) may take up to ten (10) working days.
Your copy of the report will be mailed to you as soon as possible after your request and payment has been received.
A RIDDOR report (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013) can only be submitted by what the HSE term: “responsible persons.” These include employers, the self-employed, and people in control of work premises.
RIDDOR reports must be submitted for most types of work accidents, including: • accidents resulting in the death of any person• accidents resulting in specified injuries to workers• non-fatal accidents requiring hospital treatment to non-workers and• dangerous occurrences Clearly, one might assume that such a report may not be as accurate as a note made by the injured person themselves because the employer may have the prospect of facing a claim in mind; but a RIDDOR report can be a very helpful piece of evidence. Work colleagues are not always as helpful as you might think.
Slater and Gordon Lawyers offer a free consultation for people injured in accidents at work.
Call our Personal Injury Lawyers day or night on freephone 08 or contact us online and we will call you.It’s a common misconception that without a formal work accident report, or witness evidence, a claim will not succeed.Even CCTV footage is not used as much as many people think.The Colorado State Patrol have access to obtain copies, please contact the Department of Revenue they can be contacted at 303.205.5600.How do I Obtain a Copy of an Crash Report that was Investigated by the Colorado State Patrol? You can submit an online crash report using the Online Crash Reporting System, provided to you as a courtesy by the Colorado State Patrol.The reports submitted online are filed with the Department of Revenue directly.An injured person will usually find that a work colleague is perfectly keen to help and rally round to help you get back on your feet following an accident, but that enthusiasm can easily wear off when they face the prospect of signing a statement prepared by a solicitor.It’s not surprising that many people are concerned about how their employer will react to them assisting in a claim against the company.For a list of Colorado State Patrol office locations, click here.Please note, generally, the accident report will be sufficient for your insurance needs.