Vibration white finger or Hand-arm Vibration syndrome is a type of industrial injury caused by an extended use of hand held machinery or tools which vibrate constantly. Chainsaws, Pneumatic drills and power drills are a kind of such machinery. It impacts thousands of worker is UK every year and is recognized as an industrial disease. It ends up affecting a person’s blood vessels, muscles, nerves, joints thereby distorting movements of the wrist, arm and the entire hand. The syndrome cause the fingers to turn white on exposure to low temperatures and then bright red, sometimes even blue, on returning to heat or warmth. This also results in pain and numbness with a throbbing sensation. This numbness takes away the person’s ability to handle small objects, loss of grip and results in loss of the person’s dexterity. These incidents may last from minutes up to hours.
At Fastinjuryclaims, we have a group of much experienced Vibration White Finger solicitors who have extensively worked on many cases from the mining and steel industries in UK, where vibration white finger claims are commonplace. We understand how stressful and disturbing such a situation can be for the worker as well as his family. The severity of your injury can also pose a risk to your ability to earn a livelihood. Hence, we help you make your rightful vibration white finger compensation claims.
Occupational disease claims are the expertise of our team who will support you all the way through a vibration white finger compensation claim. We always strive for the best outcome for our clients. We will help you make your vibration white finger claims from the current as well as previous employers as symptoms and effects from vibration white finger syndrome can appear quite some time after the activity has been discontinued. Vibration white finger compensation is the best way to recover any loss in earnings and the physical and mental suffering from the injury. Our expert advice will become consequential in helping you making the vibration white finger compensation claim as proving the cause of the disease is extremely important for the case to be successful.
Get in touch with us today for a Vibration White Finger solicitors’ specialist opinion if you feel you have a vibration white finger claim.