Hospital Pays £4 Million Negligence Compensation

Colchester Hospital NHS Trust paid out £4.35 million in medical negligence compensation over the last financial year, a figure that rises to £6.6 million when legal costs.


HSE Offer Free Training to Cut Work Accidents

In a bid to counteract this, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is teaming up with businesses in Exeter to offer staff free health and safety training. 


Plastics Firm in Court after Work Accident

The employee, who has asked to remain anonymous, was trying to clear a machine blockage at the Kalsi Plastics plant in Tyseley, West Midlands, when he sustained the injury.


Compensation for London Riots Still Not Paid

HM Government made a pot of money available to those hit hardest by the unrest in 2011, but statistics published by Steve Reed, shadow home office minister, show that only one six…


Farming Firm Fined for Fatal Accident at Work

Peter Barney, 58, from Broadgate in Weston, was walking from his car across the site's yard when he was hit by a forklift truck on October 31st 2010.