My client suffered significant injuries in the workplace when a loading ramp on the back of a truck suddenly fell and landed on him. The accident was caused by a defect in the truck’s hydraulic system which the employer had previously been made aware of. The employer admitted liability for failing to decommission the truck prior to the […]Read More Over £20,000 recovered for worker injured by faulty truck
In 2016, the Health & Safety Executive reported that there had been 621,000 non-fatal injuries to workers. According to that same report, only around 12% of accidents were officially reported (under RIDDOR) by the employer. From this data, we can calculate that around 8,000 non-fatal injuries at work occur each year in Suffolk alone (the HSE regional data […]Read More What has been done to protect 600,000 people injured at work each year?
Making a claim is enforcing a constitutional right to access the justice system and, if your claim is meritorious, it should succeed – you should feel proud and privileged to live in a society where this is the caseRead More People, know your enemy
My client was employed as a delivery driver for a furniture company. His company would often pair him up with untrained agency workers due to being short-staffed. My client was injured whilst carrying an item of furniture up the stairs of a customer’s house in Ipswich, Suffolk. His colleague that day was an untrained agency […]Read More £7,500 for worker injured making delivery
My client received compensation of £4,500 for a neck injury that he suffered as a result of a workplace prank. My client’s co-worker thought it would be funny to roll a product off of a highly stacked pallet to hit our client on the head as he walked passed. The product fell from height and hit my client […]Read More Injured worker receives compensation after workplace prank
The claimant worked as an engineer and was attending a customer’s site to perform maintenance work to their vehicles. He slipped whilst walking across the customer’s work-yard on ice. The ice had formed from water that had collected as a result of a leaking tap. Liability was admitted but, despite the claimant suffering a clear and significant shoulder […]Read More Engineer recovers £17,500 after slipping at customer’s premises
Worker injured in car park gets compensation and private medical treatment to aid recoveryRead More Compensation for worker who tripped in unsafe car park