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…

Accident at work – Elbow injury – Teacher trips over inadequate walkway

Accident at work – Elbow injury – Teacher trips over inadequate walkway A teacher at a scholl was walking t oa different class room inbetween lessons. At the school there are walkways for people to move around the school. One of the walkways had been broken and not marked. The teacher tripped over the broken…

Accident at work – Shoulder injury – Tripping over packaging at work

Accident at work – Shoulder injury – Tripping over packaging at work An office worker was walking to another persons desk at the office when she tripped. The claimant had tripped over some packagine what was on the floor from a recent delivery. As she fell she landed on her shoulder causing dislocation and severe…

Accident at work – Leg injury – Worker trips over dangerous driveway

Accident at work – Leg injury – Worker trips over dangerous driveway A driveway outside of a workplace had been repaired to allow delivery drivers easier access to the facility This is also the only way out for pedestrians, and people who don’t drive to work. As the claimant does not drive he was forced…

Accident at work – Shoulder injury – Tripped over object obstructing path

Accident at work – Shoulder injury – Tripped over object obstructing path A construction worker was carrying some equipment to another part of the site. Along a walkway there was an object obstructing the path which he did not see due to carrying the heavy equipment. The object was not there when the worker previously…

Accident at work – Back injury – Trip down stairs at work

Accident at work – Back injury – Trip down stairs at work An office worker was walking down a flight of stairs where a mattress was placed on the corner of the stairs. The claimant then tripped on the mattress and fell down the stairs. This caused the claimant to suffer a back injury and…