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…

Accident at work – Back injury

Worker injured after fork lift truck accident   An employee suffered a back injury after an accident at work as well as other injuries after fork lift truck accident. The worker was asked to move pallets from side of the warehouse to another, despite not having a fork lift truck license, his employees insisted. When…

Man suffers knee and back injuries

Man comensated for the back injury suffered The claimant, a 41-year-old man, received £4,797.38 for the knee and back injuries sustained in an accident at work. He sustained a crush injury to his right sacroiliac joint and suffered from continual dull pain with occasional extreme pain. During the course of his employment as a warehouse…

Back injury at work – Compensation

Man compensated for back injury suffered at work The claimant, a painter and decorator, received £1,026 for the back injuries sustained in an accident at work. The claimant aggravated a pre-existing back injury in the accident and was awarded damages for the two weeks of lost wages that he suffered. The accident occurred when the…

Person claims compensation for elbow injury at work

  Employers admitted being negligent The claimant, a 36-year-old man, received £6,554 for the elbow injury sustained in an accident at work. The claimant suffered from a displaced fracture of the radial head of his left elbow. The claimant was unloading bundles of newspapers from a van during the course of his employment with the…

Accident at work – Rib injury – Office worker tripping over loose wires

Accident at work – Rib injury – Office worker tripping over loose wires An office worker was on his way out of work when he had an accident at work. The office worker had tripped over wires that were loose from the flooring. As he tripped he hit an adjacent table on the way down…