Every year, Unite Legal Services recovers millions of pounds in compensation for Unite members and their families. But our legal service is about more than just securing compensation. We work closely with medical and rehabilitation experts, partner organisations and charities to ensure our members access the best care to help aid their recovery from accidents, injuries and illnesses.

Read just some of our members' stories below:

  • Mr D's Story

    – A member’s experience with a local law firm highlights the importance of using your Unite membership

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    Alan J's Story

    – Unite member sustained injury to his shoulder due to fall on ice at work.

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  • Alastair C's Story

    – Unite member sustains shoulder pain due to insufficient equipment and manual handling operations.

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    Maurice's Story

    – Unite member sustains aggravation of underlying degenerative changes in his left wrist following crane operating accident at work.

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    Grant's Story

    – A Unite member sustained injury to his right ankle following an accident at work while manoeuvring a roll cage over an uneven surface.

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  • Jamie L's Story

    – A Unite member was awarded compensation after sustaining a back injury after slipping on a loose drain at work due to his employer’s failure to ensure that safe working practices were in place.

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