Damages of £70k awarded after workplace accident

According to the Telegraph & Argus, this five-figure settlement has been granted to Francis Ancliffe, who landed feet first after falling from a mill roof while working in 200…


Family to launch industrial disease claim?

According to the Derby Telegraph, a coroner's report has confirmed that Ronald Creed - who died at the age of 88 in December last year - perished due to bronchial pneumonia, w…


Worker could seek damages after explosion

The unnamed 44-year-old was injured when he fell a distance of around 2.5 metres from the top of a chemical storage tank onto a metal girder at a plant owned by Hutchinson Technic…


Work injury accident led to arm amputation

James McKay's arm was crushed in a hydraulic press while he was operating the machine at premises owned by his employer Helmet Integration Systems in Stranraer in November 2007.


Man could seek compensation after trench collapses on him

Grzegorz Waluszkowski fractured his skull, jaw and cheekbones in the while he was laying a drainage pipe.