October

08.10.2013

Bradford company fined over 6m fall

The 46-year-old self-employed man injured in the incident was hired by MD Construction to remove a number of ventilation turrets from the top of a warehouse roof in Leeds.

07.10.2013

Man issues compensation claim over teacher strike

Chris Walker said he wanted the money back because if he failed to bring his children to school, he would be fined £60 per day, per child, according to the Northampton Chronicle a…

07.10.2013

Former merchant seaman wins asbestos compensation

Michael Hopekirk, 70, of St Leonards, retired in 2006 but was previously a skipper and engineer on merchant navy ships, according to the Hastings Observer.

04.10.2013

Firm fined over Hippodrome fall injury

An unnamed 35-year-old sub-contractor broke his left leg and foot after a work accident in 2012.

04.10.2013

Kebab worker injured in horrific accident

Ethem Torunoglu, 36, from London, was working for Kismet Kebabs when the incident took place and Chelmsford Crown Court was told the man was cleaning a derinding machine when he n…