Monthly Archives: November 2013

Holidaymaker who suffered life-threatening injuries when walking into a glass door on holiday wins appeal to keep damages

Mrs Moira Japp, 53, of Worthing, West Sussex, was on holiday in Barbados when the incident occurred in October last year. Mrs Japp had been relaxing and reading a book on the balcony of her room, and was wearing only her swimsuit, when the telephone rang and she accidentally walked into the closed French windows. […]


Father-of-three paralysed in fuel tank explosion in accident at work

Karol Robaczewski was cleaning the inside of a 20,000 litre fuel tank when he was engulfed by a fireball that caused severe burns and left him almost completely paralysed. Mr Robaczewski, from Morecambe, was cleaning the inside of the tank by applying a highly flammable solvent to a cloth then wiping the walls. Mr Robaczewski […]