July

06.07.2011

Burns and scarring lead to compensation claim

According to the Daily Mirror, Sudesh Bala suffered burns to her legs and back and had to spend two weeks in hospital after an incident in October last year while working for Shob…

05.07.2011

Fingers injured by lathe in accident at work

The unnamed employee was working for Ineos Enterprises at a depot in Runcorn when an accident in which his right hand came into contact with the moving parts of a piece of machine…

05.07.2011

Ex-steelworker seeking personal injury compensation

According to the Sheffield Star, John Pearson was diagnosed with mesothelioma - a condition that affects the inner-cell lining of the lungs - in January this year after a career o…

05.07.2011

Construction worker suffers back injury at work

Michael McCarthy was working on scaffolding for P O Sharps Landscapes on a project to build the roof of an extension to a property in Verwood when he fell some three metres to the…

04.07.2011

Council's plan to reduce road traffic accidents rejected

According to the Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard, the Highways Agency has rejected a plea for u-turn gaps on the A419 to be blocked permanently on the grounds of safety and con…