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Occupational stress compensation lawyers

Work related illness

Stress and related conditions are the second most commonly type of work-related ill-health conditions. Occupational stress can lead to several different medical conditions including depression and phobias.

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Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury legal practice
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
Phillip joined Simpson Millar in May 2005 and set up and heads the Cardiff Office. Phillip has over 20 years expertise of conducting Personal Injury Litigation on behalf of Claimants. He specializes in asbestos , industrial disease and head injury... Read more
Mr Bob Tarren of ROBERT TARREN SOLICITORS in Bristol
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
I have approaching 20 years’ experience of acting for  victims of asbestos exposure at work and their families.  I will always visit you at home and I will always act on a no win no fee basis so that you can be confident there will be no... Read more
Mr James Wood of BL CLAIMS SOLICITORS in Southampton
Occupational disease lawyer
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
I am a Senior Associate at BL Claims Solicitors with over 20 years' experience in the field of personal injury. I represent clients in claims arising from accidents, injuries at work and occupational disease including serious injury and head injury... Read more
Ms Helen Childs of ROYDS WITHY KING in Oxford
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury - Fellow
Mr Jeremy Horton of BRACHERS LLP in Maidstone
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury legal practice
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
Jeremy is the lead Partner of Brachers' Personal Injury and Industrial Disease team and specialises in serious and complex personal injury claims, usually for claimants, but occasionally for defendants. Expertise Industrial and occupational disease... Read more

All firms will probably provide the first half hour of your consultation free of charge, either by telephone or in person.

Stress (as defined by the Health & Safety Executive) is 'the adverse reaction people have to excessive pressure or other types of demands placed upon them'. Excessive pressure does not always lead to stress. This depends largely on the type of stress itself and the person involved.

Workplace situations that can lead to stress

  • Excessive work load
  • Expectation to work long hours
  • Relationships with colleagues
  • Bullying and harassment
  • Restriction of opportunities
  • Dangerous working environment

Claiming compensation for occupational stress

Employers have a duty of care to all employees for work-related stress. If your employer has failed in their duty of care you may be entitled to compensation. Only accredited occupation stress lawyers are listed on this page.

Only accredited specialist Occupational stress lawyers are listed on this page.

It is strongly recommended that you should consult with two or three accredited injury lawyers before making a decision on who to instruct.


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Specialist accreditation

APIL provides accreditation for lawyers who practice in personal injury law, and who specialise in particular fields, including occupational disease.

Specialist accreditation shows that an APIL accredited occupational disease lawyer has achieved a very high standard of expertise and competence and actually specialises in this area of the law.

Occupational disease lawyer

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