Worker suffers life-changing injuries in accident at work

19 Jun 2012

A windows company has been fined and ordered to pay costs after a double glazing worker suffered multiple injuries in a fall from a ladder.

The worker, 68, fell five metres and landed on a patio after climbing up a ladder. An investigation into the accident uncovered that the worker had been allowed, by the company, to work alone without anyone on the ground.

As a result of the accident, the worker suffered a broken knee and ankle, broken ribs and a punctured lung.

If you have been involved in an accident at work you may be able to claim compensation for any injuries sustained. Contact our specialist personal injury team to find out if you can claim compensation on a no win no fee basis.

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Stuart Kightley is a recommended Personal Injury Lawyer in London by legal directory Chambers & Partners. The Personal Injury team is also recommended in the Legal 500 directory. If you have been involved in an accident, Osbornes Solicitors can help you claim compensation on a no win no fee basis.

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