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Accident that was not my fault

Accidents can occur at any time, in any place, to anyone and the effects can be devastating. If you have had an injury that was not your fault, then you might want to ensure that the responsible party is held to account and pays the appropriate compensation. Unfortunately, some organisations may deny causing the accident […]

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Accident Abroad

  Thousands of people are injured abroad each year. Accidents abroad are inevitable and depending on the circumstance surrounded by the accident you may be entitled to compensation. If you were a victim of an accident abroad, you might be eligible to make a claim against the holiday company if booked as part of a […]

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Facts tell a different story to compensation culture myth

According to a new report, over the past decade, the number of people receiving work-related injuries or disease awards has fallen by 60%. In 2000/01, the number of workers who received awards stood at 219,183 but this has fallen to 87,655 by 2011/12. Rory O’Neill, professor of Occupational Health at Stirling University said “The Government’s […]

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Health and Safety bogus bans revealed

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has revealed that organisations are using bogus health and safety bans to cover up bad service or to avoid being sued. An expert panel set by the HSE to expose health and safety myths says that such bans were being used to stop legitimate activities. Such bans have included […]

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Landlord fined over carbon monoxide poisoning

The landlord of a business unit in Blackburn has been found guilty of health and safety breaches after two people suffered carbon monoxide poisoning from a dangerous gas heater. Two employees at a blinds showroom were taken to hospital in December 2010, after suffering from headaches and nausea for many months. Tests revealed that both […]

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What do you think about personal injury claims?

Many people and the press have strong views about personal injury claims. But imagine being injured through no fault of your own. Imagine not being able to work because of being injured through someone else’s fault; needing to provide for your family, to cover your bills and to eat. Now imagine that due to your […]

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