- Created on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 15:14
A company has been found guilty by a Crown Court of breaching regulation 4(1) of the Work at Height Regulations 2005. The worker involved in the accident had previously raised concerns about the fragility of the roof before he was asked to ascend and repair some cracks.
- Created on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 14:34
A woman, who was left unable to have children, has received a considerable payout after a Court agreed that she had not been made fully aware of the risks involved in an operation to remove a polyp.
- Created on Friday, 17 July 2015 12:30
It is often said that ignorance of the law is no excuse but this is never more true than in the area of employment law.
Although I have spent over thirty-five years practising the law and employment law in particular, every day still presents me with questions I can not answer straight away. Luckily, I usually know where to find the answer but how is the hard pressed owner/manager of a small or medium sized business expected to have the time or resources to do the same? Answer – he doesn't!
- Created on Wednesday, 15 July 2015 12:46
A 27 year old man has been injured after being hit by a Peugeot 106. The motorcyclist was injured after the car collided with his bike at a busy junction. The accident happened at about 2 pm and emergency services responded quickly to calls for help.