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CLEANER STRUCK BY UNSAFE SHELF UNIT WINS COMPENSATION FOR HER INJURIES

Our client was working in a large store as a cleaner and was struck by a falling Shelf Unit which was unsafe.  She sustained injuries to her right thigh, which caused pain and discomfort for 6 weeks following the accident and we were able to recover personal injury compensation for her of £2,340.

A brief summary of events is set out below.

Date of Accident:  March 2014

Time between formal instruction and successful conclusion:  4 months

How the claim proceeded:  This was a fairly straightforward case and once we had obtained a medical report and gathered details of our client’s financial losses, we made an offer to settle the case.  The employer’s insurers accepted liability for the claim within a relatively short space of time and an agreement was reached in July 2014.

Were Court proceedings necessary?:  No

Outcome:   The client secured £2,000 for her injuries and £340 for her financial losses, including loss of earnings.

Comment:  Like most accidents, it could have been avoided if there had been a better health and safety regime in place.  In this case, the store were aware of the problem with the shelf unit from a previous incident, but took no steps to ensure it was safe.

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