If you have a job where you have to kneel during the working day it is important that you are provided with Knee Pads.
When you kneel this applies pressure and can lead to the tendons between the thigh and knee becoming damaged. You may experience irritation and inflammation to this area.
Kneeling puts a lot of stress on the delicate knee area. Over time this can lead to disorders such as arthritis. Knee protection is the most effective preventive measure for avoiding these types of injuries.
Individual knee pads could be provided or alternatively a work pants with knee pads can be worn. This type of work equipment is affordable. This small price can help prevent injury and permanent disorders.
It is also possible to be provided with a kneeling mat to protect your knees.
Some knee disorders and injuries can be so severe that they may require surgery.
Workers than may require knee protection include plumbers, carpenters, tilers, carpet fitters and electricians.
It is the duty of an employer to ensure that employees are provide with proper and effective Work Equipment such as Knee Pads.
If you have been injured and you think it could have been prevented if you had been provided with Knee Pads we can help you make a claim.
You can claim for your injury and also for any associated losses such as loss of earnings.
Manchester including Preston : Knee Injury Accident Solicitors
Our offices are conveniently located in Manchester city centre. Not only do we offer a free consultation but we also deal with claims on a no win / no fee basis. Contact us now on 0161 200 2440 or email us now.