Cycling accident leads to compensation claim

Karen Stanley is seeking damages from the local authority after she dislocated her ankle while on a bike ride along the seafront in Marine Parade last month, the Echo reports.


HSE plan to reduce construction accidents

The Health & Safety Executive announced that it is to conduct a number of checks on the health and safety standards in Yorkshire in order to reduce the number of accidents at …


Croydon Council top spender on pothole compensation

It represents the highest reported figure given out by any of the London boroughs, the Croydon Guardian reports.


Gas leak may lead to compensation claim

Fireplaces by Heals was commissioned to install a new fireplace at a property in Essex in February 2012.


Work 'accident waiting to happen' fractured employee's skull

The unnamed employee suffered a fractured skull when he was hit by a steel beam while working for United Milking Systems at Brookley Meadows Farm in Derbyshire in July last year.