Accident Compensation Award Example – Fork Lift Trucks
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The injured worker who as year-old man was awarded £15,000 for a foot injury sustained in an accident at work.
The fork lift truck driver failed to notice a fellow worker lifting a small container. As he was walking along a recognised fork lift truck drive path, he failed to notice the fork lift truck coming along side him. The fork lift truck off side of the vehicle rode over his right foot crushing 3 toes. The worker was off work for period of 2 months and put onto light duties for a period of 6 months.
He found it difficult to weight bear and was on crutches for 6 weeks. There was no long lasting or permanent damage save that in the colder months his foot began to ache or after long walks.
The worker received £15,000 for his injuries alone, plus loss of earnings in the sum of £4000, in addition to medical costs, travel expenses and sundry costs. The worker received 100% of his compensation awarded; no legal costs were deducted from his accident at work solicitors.
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