May

22.05.2013

Jockey gets compensation for fall injuries

Philip Hide, 39,  a successful jockey with over 400 wins to his name, fell off his horse Hatch a Plan during the Letheby and Christopher Novice Handicap Hurdle at Prestbury Park i…

21.05.2013

Fall accident at work leads to arm amputation

John Wyatt was employed by Tynedale Roadstone at the time of the accident in 2009. He had been carrying out an inspection of a conveyor area at premises in Newcastle when he fell …

21.05.2013

Liverpool pothole compensation claims up 300%

The data has been obtained by the Liverpool Echo under the Freedom of Information Act and shows that in 2009 there were 56 reports of vehicles needing repairs becuase of potholes.…

20.05.2013

Slip on wet floor at work injures young employee

The employee, who wishes to remain anonymous, was working for Thales Underwater Systems at the Devonport Dockyard in Plymouth on April 22nd 2012 when the incident occurred.

17.05.2013

Jamie Oliver Italian restaurant hit by compensation claim

Kristy Richardson, 38, cannot digest gluten, even in small quantities because of her condition - with ingestion resulting in a violent allergic reaction.