Accident at work – Back injury – Fall from ladder at work

Accident at work – Back injury – Fall from ladder at work A scaffolder was climbing up a ladder to build scaffolding higher up the building. The ladder he was currently on suddenly fell back because it was not secured properly by the person who put it there. The claimant then fell from the ladder…

Accident At Work Compensation – paralysed

Accident at work compensation A Man left paralysed due to accident at work. A 49-year-old tree surgeon was removing a tree from a local school’s grounds when the part of a branch hit him causing severe damage. It is believed that the employee was using a chainsaw to cut a tree down, starting from the…

Accident at work fell off ladder

Accident At Work Compensation Claim The following extract is a summary of a real-life acciden at work compensation claim where the Claimant fell off a ladder at work.  The Claimant was working under a sub-contract between his employers and the main contractor on site.  The location and identity of the parties are withheld due to…

Statistics for work accidents in the UK

Keywords: Work accident claim, accident at work solicitors, work injury experts, accident at work compensation, compensation for accident at work, Subject:  Statistics for work accidents in the UK An estimated 646 000 workers had an accident at work in 2012/13 – 231 000 of these injuries led to over 3 days absence from work and…

Worker suffers severe head injury after being hit by metal pole at work

Keywords: Work accident claim, accident at work compensation, accident at work solicitors, work accident compensation. Subject: Work accident claim and head injury after being hit by metal pole at work A 40 year old construction worker has been left in critical condition with a severe head injuries after he was struck by a metal pole…

Supermarket worker suffers back injury while stacking shelves

Keywords: Work accident claim, accident at work solicitor, work injury expert, fatal accident at work solicitor, fatal accident claim. Subject: Supermarket worker suffers back injury while stacking shelves A 24 year old woman has sustained back injury whilst working at her local supermarket due to an unstable stool. The accident happened as the woman was…