Man receives compensation after he suffers facial injuries after accident at work

  Employers admit liability for injuries suffered at work The claimant, a 39-year-old man, received £2,610.98 for the bruising and facial lacerations sustained in an accident at work. The claimant suffered from sleep disturbance and flashbacks for one month following the accident, and he also suffered from permanent facial scarring. The man, during the course…

Fork lift truck accident at work – multiple injuries

Fork lift truck accident at work – injury to arm In this forklift truck (FLT) accident at work claim example, an employee sustained a severe arm and elbow injury when his forklift truck had overturned whilst in the warehouse trapping his arm.  He was unable to release himself from the forklift truck as he was…

Accident at work – Hand injury – Loss of finger at factory

Accident at work – Hand Injury – Loss of finger at factory A factory worker lost his finger when one of the machines which requires manual handling wouldn’t stop when the emergency button was pushed. His finger went into the machine which resulted in a horrific loss of his finger. According to records there was…

Accident at work – Leg injury – Both legs broken

Accident at work – Leg injury – Both legs broken A construction worker was carrying some heavy construction equipment using a hoist. The equipment was in the recommended weight guidelines for the hoist. The hoist then snapped under the weight and the equipment fell onto the construction workers legs. This left the worker with both…

Accident at work – Upper body injury – Faulty Machinery

Accident at work – Upper body injury – Faulty Machinery A concrete caster was loading concrete units on a side loader to load it into his vehicle when the accident happened. This is when the faulty machinery caused the side loader attachment to slip off making the concrete units strike the claimant causing fractures to…

Accident at work – Fatal Accident Compensation

Accident at work – Fatal accident compensation An engineer was working on a train when when the tracks that were holding up the train gave in and caused the train to fall on top of the engineer. The engineer had been doing this job for over 20 years and thoroughly enjoyed his job. An ambulance…