Back Injury

Accident At Work The claimant, an Interior Designer, received £1,100 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 claimant was walking from an escalator…

Back Injury – Liability Admitted

Accident At Work A 60 year old worker sustained a severe back injury at work as a ambulance driver. The accident occurred when the worker was transferring a patient weighing 20 stone, he was removing the patient from the ambulance when the wheels of the stretcher became loose. The worker was forced to support the…

40 year old man suffers severe Back Injury

Accident At Work A 40 year old man sustained a severe back injury whilst at work. During the course of his employment the man was injured when a forklift truck reversed, knocking him to the ground. The man brought an action against his employer alleging that it was negligent in its health and safety duties…