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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Damages for ex-pat living in Chile against CEGB and Babcock & Wilcox

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In July 2016, Mr T contacted specialist asbestos diseases solicitor Jennifer Seavor following his diagnosis of asbestosis in June of the same year.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Ex pat ship builder’s claim settles for six figure sum

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Mr W was in his 80s when he developed mesothelioma. He and his wife had emigrated to Skiathos many years before where they owned a substantial property with a large garden and a grove of olive trees.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Family of mechanical fitter wins damages

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RWK were instructed by the family of Edward “Ted” Facey to investigate a claim for compensation arising from Ted’s death as a result of mesothelioma on 28 February 2015.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Claim for Imperial Tobacco worker with light exposure to asbestos settles

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Mrs H developed mesothelioma. She could not recall definite exposure to asbestos during the course of her own employment and the first solicitor she contacted was unable to continue with the claim.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Claim for former secretary in asbestos factory

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Mrs W was secretary in Cape Asbestos Factory in Hebden Bridge in the 1950s. She regularly used to have to go out onto the factory floor to deliver and collect messages.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Damages for family of factory maintenance worker after another firm gives up

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Rachel James recently acted for Mrs L, the daughter of Mr A who had passed away from asbestosis, having worked as a factory maintenance worker for A Pank and Sons Ltd and Carley’s chocolate factory in Norwich.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Claim for former lagger who developed biphasic mesothelioma settles three weeks before the assessment of damages hearing

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Mr L was only 68 when he developed mesothelioma in the summer of 2018.

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17 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Family of former British Rail coach finisher receive compensation after death from the ‘Swindon Disease’

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John Buy was exposed to asbestos whilst employed by British Rail.

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9 December 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Successful claim for negligent maternity care that caused fits and psychiatric harm

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Our client suffered an eclamptic fit at the birth of her first child. She developed PTSD and continues to have on going psychological injury (four years after the event).

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5 November 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Over £375,000 secured in out of court settlement for motorcyclist who suffered significant injuries after road traffic accident

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Louise Hart and our specialist Personal Injury team helped a young motorcyclist secure significant compensation after his left foot was crushed in a collision with a car.

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5 November 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Client who suffered a permanently discoloured arm as a result of a negligent iron infusion secures settlement of £25,000

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Sophie Angwin-Thornes recovered damages for K, a client who suffered an extravasation injury, and as a result she was left with an area of discoloration on her upper arm and suffered pain and weakness in the arm.

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24 October 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Client who lost use of his right thumb due to negligence secures settlement

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Ali Cloak recovered damages for T, a client who lost the use of his right thumb after a failure to identify the extent of his fractured thumb and failing to provide him with the necessary treatment.

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