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Building company pays out £320,000 in compensation after sub-contractor suffers career ending accident

Date posted: March 20, 2018

Newark-based construction firm Caledonian Modular Limited has been forced to pay £320,000 in compensation to a painter and decorator they had sub-contracted. The 48 year-old from East Yorkshire was using…

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Nursery pays £4,300 compensation after teacher’s cup of tea leaves child with third degree burns

Date posted: February 13, 2018

A nursery in Bournemouth has paid out £4,300 in compensation to the mother of a two-year-old boy, after he tipped his teacher’s cup of tea over himself. The hot drink…

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Aldi forced to recall ‘Poppin’ Chicken’ over plastic contents

Date posted: December 12, 2017

Supermarket Aldi were forced to release a statement last week to inform its customers that it was unsafe to eat their faulty ‘Poppin’ Chicken’ product. This came after traces of…

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Consumer Drones Spark New Personal Injury Fears

Date posted: October 31, 2017

With an estimated 600,000 commercial drones set to be in the air by 2018, it’s no wonder there are increased concerns over new types of personal injury. Manufactured and sold…

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Teen left with facial scar from henna tattoo

Date posted: August 17, 2017

A teenager has been left with severe scaring on his face after getting a £9 temporary henna tattoo while on holiday in Zante. The teen got the tattoo to resemble…

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Aldi fined £1m after accident at work claim

Date posted: August 11, 2017

Aldi has been fined £1mililon after a worker had to have two toes surgically removed following a 'horrific' incident at one of its Derbyshire stores. The worker was driving a…

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KFC fined around £1m after workers scalded by gravy

Date posted: August 4, 2017

KFC has been fined after two workers in Stockton suffered agonising third degree burns from handling boiling hot gravy. A 16-year-old was burnt across their arms as a tub of…

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Seven dog attacks a day on postal workers

Date posted: July 31, 2017

The Royal Mail has revealed that its postmen and women have suffered over 14,500 attacks by dogs over the last five years - and more than 2,500 already this year…

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The Trichological Society Graduation Day 2017

Date posted: July 18, 2017

As long-standing members of the Trichological Society, Actons' Directors, Heidi Gleadhill and Gary Chadwick, attended this year's annual Trichological Society Graduation Day on 8 May 2017, where Professor Stevens, a…

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Warburtons fined £1.9m after accident at work

Date posted: July 6, 2017

Warburtons has been fined after an accident at work saw a worker's arm get trapped against a running conveyor whilst working in the company's Nottingham factory. CCTV footage confirmed that…

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