Accident at work – Head and neck injuries

Worker suffers neck and shoulder injuries following accident at work   A employee who suffered injuries to his neck and shoulder was awarded £13,194 after an accident at work thanks to his specalist personal injury solicitors. The worker, during the course of his employment, was loading a pile of empty pallets onto the back of…

Accident at work – Back injury after fall

Man falls from lader at work causing severe back injury A company has been found to be negligent and ordered to pay compensation after an employee suffered serious back and neck injuries due to an accident at work. The employee suffered injury when he fell over two meters to the ground when modifying a extraction…

Back injury at work – Manual Handling

Man compensated after suffering back injury at work   The Claimant was a 49 year old man who suffered a severe back injury whilst working for a glass design company. During the course of his employment he was unloading a lorry of glass slabs together with six other colleagues. As the group of men manoeuvred…

Accident at work – Loss of arm – Workers arm crushed at factory

Accident at work – Loss of arm – Workers arm crushed at factory A factory worker working at a major car company had his arm crushed by a machine. The machine malfunctioned and wouldn’t stop even when the emergency stop button was pressed This resulted in his arm being crushed between two car parts. The…

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 – Back injury – Trip down stairs at work

Accident at work – Back injury – Trip down stairs at work An office worker was walking down a flight of stairs where a mattress was placed on the corner of the stairs. The claimant then tripped on the mattress and fell down the stairs. This caused the claimant to suffer a back injury and…

Accident at Work – Full body damage – Scarring

Accident at Work – Full body damage – Scarring The claimant was involved in an accident at work where an acidic substance from the workplace over flowed on the claimant. This caused full body damage for the claimant on all parts of exposed body parts which included, face, hands, feet and legs. All this damage…