2012

24.07.2012

Manhole cover explosion caused burn injuries

Pensioner Colin Wingate was left wheelchair-bound for three months after an explosion blew out a manhole cover he was standing near as he spoke to friends on a street in London.

24.07.2012

Pavement injury leads to claim against Council

69-year-old Mick Dempsey is taking legal action against Essex County Council on the grounds that his knee needed full reconstructive surgery after an accident on a pavement.

24.07.2012

Two men injured in building site accident

The men were hurt during an accident while investigating a leak from a roof at Barlow Moor High School in Didsbury, Manchester. The principal contractor Cruden Construction may fa…

23.07.2012

Council pays £700,000 Asbestos compensation

According to figures published by the Sheffield Star, the local authority paid out over £700,000 in compensation for Asbestos to former employees after being exposed to Asbestos a…

23.07.2012

£18k compensation paid for car accident injuries

Fiona Dickie claimed compensation on the basis that she now feels pain when wearing high heels after her car was hit by another car attempting to undertake her in Edinburgh.