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Industrial Injury Gun Blast Victim Receives £5,000.00 Compensation

A factory worker with an Industrial injury from Harlow has been awarded £5,000.00 compensation. On 17th April 2009 the man was injured when a high pressure hose failed, causing industrial glue to be blasted into his face resulting in horrific injuries to both eyes. The Claimant suffered a transient injury to the left eye, together with…

201302.27
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Employee Electrocuted at Work Receives £20,000.00 Settlement

A 23 year-old from Central London who was electrocuted at work has received £20,000.00 in compensation in an out of court settlement. Mr John Cooper, a senior consultant at PHC Law said his client was employed by a construction company. On the day of the accident they asked him to cut out cabling using an…

201210.15
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The dangers of working at height

Working at height is notoriously risky and if you’ve experienced an accident while engaging in activities like this, you’re not alone. The good news is, you may be able to receive work accident compensation for your suffering. If the incident was caused by the negligence of a third party, it is within your rights to…

201209.10
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Standing up for your rights by making work injury claims

In the past, workers had few rights when it came to their wellbeing and many people were placed at huge personal risk while performing their roles. However, over the years, regulations have strengthened and these days, individuals can expect to benefit from effective health and safety measures.

201205.24
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The Most Common Injuries Experienced at Work

In your workplace, your employers have a duty of care to keep you safe. They should provide you with safety equipment, hang warning signs and send you on health and safety training courses. Although some professions are more dangerous than others, accidents and injuries can occur at any place of work. Here are some of…

201203.29
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Major Retailers Fined for Breaching Health and Safety Laws

Two major retailers have been fined this month for the negligence of it’s workers who suffered serious injuries following accidents involving forklift trucks. Peter Edgecombe, a worker at Swedish retailer IKEA suffered multiple injuries in a forklift truck accident at the company’s Bristol store. IKEA has been fined £80,000 after their employee suffered two broken…