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Council Must Pay Up After ‘Botched’ Repair
Council Must Pay Up After ‘Botched’ Repair
A judge has ordered a local authority to pay a significant legal bill as well as compensation after a Teesside man was injured when he tripped on a damaged footpath. The shift manager fell after stepping into a hole in Hutchinson Street, Brotton, as he …
Winter months see an increase in slip, trip and fall incidents
Winter months see an increase in slip, trip and fall incidents
Weather conditions throughout the autumn and winter period mean an inevitable increase in trips, slips and falls. Snow may settle on pavements and busy areas in the run up to Christmas, and wet leaves and surfaces can cause layers of ice to form. A&E departments, …
Case Study: The Tripping Accident – Doreen’s Accident
Case Study: The Tripping Accident – Doreen’s Accident
Doreen was walking along a public footpath when suddenly she lost her footing as a result of a pothole present in the surface of the footpath causing her to fall and sustain various injuries including a head injury and injuries to her neck, ankle and …
Case Study: The Slipping Accident – Christine’s Accident
Case Study: The Slipping Accident – Christine’s Accident
Christine was on a night out with friends in a local nightclub.  She was walking from the bar towards the dance floor when she slipped and fell, landing heavily on her wrist. Christine was immediately aware that she had slipped as a result of liquid …
Case Study: Trip and Fall Claim – Tom’s Accident
Case Study: Trip and Fall Claim – Tom’s Accident
Tom suffered an injury to his right ankle when he stepped from the kerbside onto an eroded area of tarmac.  Tom’s ankle twisted over and he fell into the road.  Tom’s injury was serious and he required immediate hospital treatment.  A cast was placed onto …
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