February

24.02.2011

Pensioner awarded £70k asbestos compensation

According to the Swindon Advertiser, William White, who is 72 years old, has received this sum after being "continuously exposed" to the substance - which can lead to il…

24.02.2011

Manufacturer to seek burns and scarring damages?

Nigel Gibbon, a security safe manufacturer who is 44 years of age, sustained the injury as he worked at Shropshire-based firm SMP Security while operating a flocking machine in or…

24.02.2011

Government pledges £100m to reduce number of potential road traffic accidents

The spell of sustained adverse weather conditions which enveloped much of the UK throughout the tail-end of 2010 and the beginning of this year has resulted in an increased number…

23.02.2011

Former hotel worker considers asbestos damages claim

Colin Holstein, 61, worked in hotels at Stockport and Wigan in the 1960s and 1970s and was frequently exposed to the substance in their boiler rooms and cellars.

23.02.2011

Insurance firm pays damages for council to injured cyclist

Lauren Wilkinson suffered a fractured jaw after her bike hit a pothole five years ago.