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21 October 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Claim settled for significant maternal injuries against Bristol hospital Trust

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Kerstin Scheel details a recent claim against a Bristol hospital Trust for significant maternal injuries including vaginal and perineal tears, some of which required a blood transfusion.

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19 October 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Fatal mesothelioma claim settles for £298,000 just one week before the Assessment of Damages hearing.

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Helen Childs, Head of our specialist Industrial Disease claims team, details a recent successful case involving a claim for mesothelioma.

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19 October 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Damages for family of Brymbo Steelworks Pitman diagnosed with asbestosis

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Royds Withy King, were instructed by the family of Mr J in September 2017, a year after he had passed away from asbestosis.

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29 September 2020 0 Comments Posted in Real Estate, Retail & Leisure

What does the last quarter of 2020 hold for retailers? Some signs of hope perhaps?

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It’s the September quarter day and an important day for retailers as, for many, the next quarter’s rent will be due to their landlords. However, as the Government recently extended its moratorium on the recovery of commercial rents until the end of the year landlords may not have high hopes of being paid today.

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23 September 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

£140,000 mesothelioma payment secured within six weeks.

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Helen Childs explains how her and her specialist mesothelioma claims team successfully sought £140,000 for a client whose health is rapidly declining.

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21 July 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Over £270k in damages for 62-year-old runner who was hit by a car and sustained a life-changing brain injury

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Tracy Norris-Evans and Rosie Hodgetts, from our Personal Injury team, recently secured significant compensation for a man whose life was changed after he was hit by a car in 2014.

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A case study into the S127 Insolvency Act 1986 and validation order applications

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Royds Withy King successfully opposed an application for a validation order pursuant to section 127 of the Insolvency Act 1986 on behalf of the liquidators of Grabal Alok (UK) Limited (in liquidation) formerly trading as Store 21.

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4 March 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Family of former dockyard worker recover compensation following death from mesothelioma

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Douglas began his apprenticeship as a boiler maker at Chatham Dockyard in 1955 at the age of 15.

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12 February 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Compensation recovered for former Roberts Adlard employee diagnosed with asbestos related diffuse pleural thickening

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Brian was diagnosed with pleural plaques following a CT scan in September 2011. He approached solicitors but was unable to pursue a claim for compensation as pleural plaques are not actionable if they are asymptomatic.

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12 February 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Justice for wife of maintenance fitter exposed to asbestos by Delecta Table Waters

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We have recently concluded a claim for John, a resident of Malta, who moved there in 1990 with his wife, Antonia, who is a Maltese national.

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12 February 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Mesothelioma claim settles for £840,000 – the importance of specialist legal and medical support

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P was a retired former swimming pool and leisure centre manager who had been exposed to asbestos when he was first working in the West Midlands in the 1960’s and 70’s. Asbestos was widely used on the heating systems for swimming pools.

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12 February 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Family of former lagger recover compensation following his death from mesothelioma

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Bill was employed by Joseph Nadin (Royton) Limited between 1958/59 and 1962/63 and again, intermittently, between 1967 and 1968 as a lagger.

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