201412.05
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Are long waiting times solid grounds for personal injury claims?

Delays faced by patients for NHS treatment have risen sharply, despite government pledges to keep waiting times low statistics reveal. Information supplied by England’s acute hospital trusts shows that patients are facing a postcode lottery in the length of time they are having to wait for treatment. There are delays as long as 215 days…

201307.15
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Family of prostitute from south Brazil awarded 60k after fatal fall.

Let’s take for example the recent case of an unnamed 25-year-old prostitute from south Brazil. The sex worker fell from the window of the brothel she was working at whilst with a client in 2008, resulting in the loss of her limbs. She died twelve months later. As grim a prospect as it is to…

201302.10
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Liability for Slipping Over in Supermarkets

Because of their very nature, supermarkets are places where people slip over a lot.  More often than not, someone will be walking through the aisles, happily looking at the shelves and deciding what to buy and then WHAM! – They slip on a spilt liquid or a fallen product. These types of falls invariably result…