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Do you have a mining injury? You may be entitled to Compensation

Mining injuries

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If you have been injured working in or about a mine, or sustained a mining related illness, you need to ensure your rights are protected and your entitlements secured. Carroll & O'Dea Lawyers mining injury expert, David Jones, is an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law and can help you secure the compensation you deserve.

A workplace injury can cause ongoing health problems and impact on your ability to make an income, therefore it is important you take steps to understand your rights and entitlements as an employee.

In New South Wales workers compensation rights for miners’ are different to those of other injured workers and it is important you engage a solicitor who understands the specialised area of mining injury law.

At Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers our solicitors know your industry inside out which is our point of difference from other firms. You shouldn’t have to explain to your lawyer the difference between outbye and inbye or bord-and-pillar and longwall, and at Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers you won’t have to.

If you have been involved in a mining accident such as a dust explosion, mine collapse, slip and fall or any other injury Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers can provide expert legal advice. Our Lawyers can also assist with mining related illnesses such as deafness, muscular stress, asbestos related conditions and black lung.

Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers provide a free no obligation case evaluation and will run your case on a no-win no-fee basis.

Did you know?

Workers compensation rights for miners' are different to those of other injured workers. This is why it is important your lawyer understands the specialised area of mining injury law.

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About the author

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David Jones is one of NSW’s most experienced personal injury lawyers and the Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers partner responsible for the Newcastle office and Hunter region. David has extensive experience resolving disputes and compensation on behalf of clients. Through his expertise in conciliation, mediation and informal settlement conferences he is often able to find a solution for clients that does not involve the costs and delays of court.