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Everyone has the right to go to work each day and return home safely. And yet thousands of people are injured at work every year because of their employer's negligence or breaches of health & safety regulations. Most accidents at work are preventable and every employer has a duty to...

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Cosmetic surgery is booming in the UK. Operations such as breast augmentation/ reduction ("boob job”), face/neck lifts, rhinoplasty ("nose job”), abdominoplasty ("tummy tuck”) and liposuction are now common, as are non surgical treatments such as botox or dermal fillers. These procedures...

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Isn't it about time that the law surrounding bereavement damages is changed? The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) certainly thinks so and it's very hard to disagree with them. Bereavement damages are a fixed amount of compensation payable by the person responsible for the...

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Black Tuesday

10 October 2013
By Chris Macwilliam
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Tuesday, 1st October 2013. Remember that date as it was a black day so far as injured workers are concerned! That is the day that Section 69 of The Enterprise & Regulatory Reform Act came into force and it dramatically moves the goal posts so far as workplace accidents are concerned....

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We have all seen it! You're driving along and spot someone using a mobile phone whilst driving. Despite warnings people still do it without realising that their behaviour could kill! Until recently, it was people talking on their phone or texting which were the main problems. Now people...

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