Accident at work – Back injury

Worker suffers back injury after manual handling accident at work Employee not shown correct techniques which leads to back injury The employee worked in an adhesive factory and was often asked to move heavy items across the factory. Her employer asked her to move some heavy rolls of adhesive tape, she explained to her supervisor…

Accident at work – Manual handling back injury

Women suffers back injury after accident at work A worker has successfully claimed compensation after she suffered an injury to her left knee and back whilst manually handling a defective hoover down a flight of stairs. She had previously complained about the defective hoover to her supervisor and had asked for a replacement. Despite this…

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…