2013

15.11.2013

Milton Keynes man breaks legs in industrial accident

While it had previously been unclear if injuries sustained by Martyn Powell - a member of the cleaning team at Cemex UK Materials - had been caused by the failings of his employer…

14.11.2013

Dying woman wins asbestos compensation

The woman's lawyers confirmed she was given the payment after convincing trustees at the firm she developed a deadly form of mesothelioma when she lived 500 yards away from th…

14.11.2013

London mock-log cabin collapses, injures worker

The unnamed 35-year-old worker from Stoke Newington suffered leg fracture and a cracked skull when a section of a log cabin set toppled from a forklift truck and pinned him to the…

13.11.2013

Company fined after fatal accident at work

The verdict may leave those surviving Raymond Thomas Burns, 43, of Eston, in a position where they can launch a civil compensation as his former employer has now admitted liabilit…

12.11.2013

Thief ordered to pay compensation

Colin Hunter, 63, of Hatton Close in Lincoln, was already handed a 16-week sentence earlier this year, but this may be added to if he fails to pay the unnamed 73-year old victim&#…