Work Accident

cow on farm

Finn’s work accident on a farm settles for £275,000 (Coleraine)

Finn was involved in a serious work accident when he was employed as a general labourer. He was assisting in the building of a milking parlour where shutter panelling was being erected. The foundations had been dug for the panels. The milking parlour was rectangular in shape. The foundations were laid with concrete and the …

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metal work injury

John’s accident at work settles for £6,500 (Antrim)

On a seemingly regular day at work, John was involved in a work accident. He was mixing molten aluminium in the melt shop at his place of employment. Although following the correct procedure and wearing the PPE provided, a portion of the aluminium overflowed from the container and spilled on John’s foot causing a burn. …

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Tom’s accident at work claim settles for £35,000 (County Down)

Tom had an accident at work when he was employed as a support worker in a children’s home in County Down. Two of the children in the home had a history of violence and assaulting staff members but they were allowed to remain there.  On a particular occasion, the two children were attempting to attack …

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Jason’s work accident settles for £15,000 (Downpatrick)

Jason was working for one of the largest ferry operators in Northern Ireland when he was involved in a work accident. The accident occurred when he was driving a lorry, towing a trailer filled with a hanging load. Because the load was unsteady, the vehicle Jason was driving toppled over onto the road. The accident …

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