Pensioner to seek damages for burns and scarring?

Brian Leek was severely scalded on his back while taking a shower at The Gouldings residential facility in Freshwater on the Isle of Wight in October 2009 and an investigation int…


Cameron pledges compensation action

The prime minister has said today (February 14th) he is determined to combat the issue of rising costs in this area by holding consultations about how the number of damages


Pensioner suing council after fall

According to the Paisley Daily Express, Mary McLaughlin is taking legal action against Renfrewshire Council - a body led by councillor Brian Lawson - on the grounds that the negli…


Family awarded damages after asbestos death

According to the Sunderland Echo, Ted Hall died in April last year just five months after being diagnosed with mesothelioma and his family have now been granted damages on his beh…


Stress at work rising in Welsh NHS, figures show

According to data published today (February 13th), the number of NHS staff members taking time off from their jobs due to this mental health issue has gone up in recent times acro…