2012

31.07.2012

Work accident caused broken arm & soft tissue injury

The unnamed 28-year-old man suffered a broken right arm and soft tissue damage to his wrist when the limb got stuck in a conveyor belt at premises owned by Hawkeswood Metal Recycl…

30.07.2012

Council pays £1 million in accident compensation

A woman was injured when she fell over a table leg and her £14,000 compensation settlement was part of £1 million paid to staff for work accidents at Rotherham Borough Council ove…

27.07.2012

Tenants may claim for carbon monoxide poisoning

During an investigation by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), Mark David Austin was found to have pretended to be listed on the Gas Safe Register when carrying out work on a…

27.07.2012

Work accident caused severe burn injuries

Keith Buckley required numerous skin grafts after suffered severe burns to his right leg and hand when he fell into a furnace at premises owned by Meridian Lightweight Technologie…

26.07.2012

Personal injury compensation amounts increase by 10%

In a decision handed down at the Court of Appeal today, Lord Chief Justice Lord Judge confirmed that personal injury compensation amounts paid will rise by ten per cent as of Apri…