Accident at work – Hand injury

Worker awarded compensation following accident at work The worker who was 26 at the time of the accident received £13,000 in compensation for hand injuries that were sustained in an accident at work. He was involved in an overhead crane operation when his right hand was trapped between the counterweights hanging from the crane and…

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…

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…

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…

Accident at work – High Court guarantee “substantial compensation” to man injured at work

Man inhaled fumes which have caused significant injuries. The High Court have ruled that a claimant will receive “Man To Receive Substantial Pay-out After Workplace Accident Leaves Him In A Child Like State”. The claimant was working as welder in a steel fabrications factory where he was exposed to noxious fumes when working in a…

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…