Personal Injury cases

 

Compensation secured for cyclist injured at local accident hotspot

Our client James Grove* was severely injured after being knocked off his bicycle on the Vastern Road roundabout in Reading last year. He has now joined other injured cyclists and lawyer Laura Magson in calling for road safety improvements to be made. ...

£300,000 settlement for exacerbation of pre-existing post-traumatic stress disorder

Boyes Turner’s personal injury lawyers have secured a £300,000 settlement for a former soldier whose pre-existing PTSD was exacerbated when he was redeployed for a second tour of duty in Afghanistan. First exposure and PTSD Our client was an...

Compensation recovered for burns injury victim

Boyes Turner’s specialist personal injury solicitors have secured compensation for Sian*, who suffered burns to her back and left arm when working in a clothes shop. Injuries One of her colleagues was engaged in some horseplay with a clothes steamer,...

Rehabilitation Code and settlement fund rehab for brain injured victim of dangerous driver

Boyes Turner’s brain injury lawyers have negotiated a £750,000 settlement for a woman who suffered severe brain injuries from which she was not expected to survive when her stationary car was hit by a dangerous driver. In addition, using the...

Road traffic accident victim receives £16,000 in compensation

We have been instructed to represent a client in relation to  a road traffic accident  . Our client was a passenger in a vehicle being driven by her husband along the M26 towards London when the defendant’s vehicle hit the offside rear of our...

Road traffic accident passenger gets £45,000 compensation

Boyes Turner specialist serious road traffic injury lawyers recently dealt with a claim by a young woman who was a passenger in a vehicle, driven by her boyfriend. Whilst returning from a night out he lost control of the car and veered off the road...

Compensation for secondary victims following a fatal road traffic accident

We have been representing two clients who suffered post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD) from witnessing the “immediate aftermath” of their son/brother passing away tragically in a  road traffic accident  suffering  severe and...

£28,500 settlement following a road traffic collision

We have represented Mrs X in respect of pursuing a claim against the defendant for damages for personal injury and consequential loss arising from a  road traffic accident . The accident Mrs X was the sole occupant of the vehicle she was driving and...

Holiday claim for ten pin bowling accident in foreign hotel

Court awards a man a five figure sum in compensation after he slipped on an oily substance while bowling during an all-inclusive Turkish family holiday from Thomas Cook. Boyes Turner secured a five figure settlement for a man who...

Slip at supermarket accident compensation recovered

Boyes Turner specialist personal injury solicitors recently acted for a man who was injured after he slipped over in his local Tesco Supermarket, securing over £3,000 compensation. He was walking down an aisle containing fresh milk...

Waitrose tripping accident claim settled for £11,000

We were recently instructed by Anne* to represent her in a claim against Waitrose after she tripped and fell off an extremely high kerb in a car park belonging to Waitrose. Anne was returning to her car after attending a meal in Twyford. There was a...

Accident in hospital claim settled for £10,000

We recently settled a claim for Sarah* who had an accident at her local hospital which left her with a shoulder injury and unable to care for her newborn baby. At the time of the accident Sarah was at the local hospital where she underwent a caesarean...

Tripping accident at supermarket claim settled for £26,000

Our personal injury claim lawyers recently secured £26,000 for a client involved in a tripping accident. The claimant got her foot caught in an automatic door and was  tripped as she was trying to exit a leading supermarket . The 80 year old...

£65,000 compensation recovered for an RTA victim

We have recently been representing a client in respect of a  road traffic accident . Mr P, a Polish National, was involved in a road traffic accident which occurred in September 2011. He was stationery in a Ford Transit delivery van that was...

Damages secured for client who got hand slammed in door of vehicle

Mr F was under rehabilitation for substance abuse. He was being transported by a rehabilitation company in a vehicle owned by them. They, along with other patients at the facility, were being driven back to their premises when they stopped at a service...

Claim settled after supermarket slip results in severe hip injury

Mrs T went to her usual supermarket to purchase groceries. Whilst walking through the store she slipped and fell on a piece of fruit on the floor. She fell on her right side, hitting her head on the end of an aisle display becoming instantly dizzy and...

Male cyclist receives £120,000 compensation after collision with moped

Our client, Paul*, was cycling in London when a moped drove across his path and he collided with it. He suffered injuries to his knees, left ankle and left middle finger and, although he recovered from the injury to his right knee, Paul has suffered serious...

Sailing instructor suffers injuries abroad and obtains a five sum figure in compensation

The specialist Personal Injury Group at Boyes Turner were instructed by a female sailing instructor and travel rep employed by a large all inclusive UK based holiday company specialising in Mediterranean water sport holidays. She was  injured in an...

Product Liability claim - glass jug cracked

Miss B purchased a glass measuring jug from a well known retailer. Approximately seven months after buying the jug whilst making gravy the glass cracked and a large piece of glass fell out of the jug causing the boiling contents to spill on to Miss...

Holiday swimming pool accident claim settled against TUI UK

Boyes Turner were instructed to represent a male holiday maker who was injured in a hotel swimming pool and left with head injuries. Whilst he was on holiday in Turkey the man struck his head on a wooden structure overhanging the water at his...

Enforcement proceedings to obtain trip accident compensation

Boyes Turner's expert personal injury claim lawyers have been representing a client who tripped over some boxes in his local shop as he was queuing to pay for a newspaper. The client fell and sustained severe injuries, a rotator cuff...

Compensation secured from CICA for 13 week old shaken baby

Billy*, born in 1994, suffered a significant brain injury and damaged vision when he was shaken by his father at the age of 13 weeks. An initial application was made to the  CICA  under the 1990 scheme (i.e. uncapped) in 1996 by Berkshire County...

Motorcyclist receives £625,000 compensation after road traffic accident

Boyes Turner expert Personal Injury lawyer, Kim Smerdon, recovered £625,000 compensation for a  male motorcyclist . On the day of the accident the defendant, driving a Volkswagen Caravelle, drove his vehicle on to the wrong side of the...

Compensation recovered following frontal collision RTA

Mrs J's claim against the defendant in this action was for damages for personal injury and consequential loss as the result of a  road traffic accident .   Mrs J was driving her Peugeot 206 with her daughter as a passenger on a narrow...

£22,000 recovered for pedestrian road traffic accident victim

Our specialist road traffic accident claims lawyers have recently represented a client in respect of a road traffic accident. Our client was walking on the carriageway having just taken her car for servicing, whilst crossing a road with traffic lights...

£7,000 recovered for client following injury to fingers in accident at work

We recently settled a claim for a Polish client, who was involved in an accident at work. Our client was employed as a kitchen assistant in a care centre, however he was requested by his employer to transfer a TV from the second floor to the first...

£12,000 compensation secured after heavy lifting accident at work

We recently settled a claim for our client, a Polish national, who had an  accident at work . She was requested by her supervisor to assist with lifting a heavy roll of fabric on to a guillotine which was positioned at one end of a cutting table. ...

Claim settled for £10,000 following back injury sustained in accident at work

Boyes Turner specialist personal injury team have been recently representing a client in respect of injuries sustained as a result of an  accident at work . Our client was employed as a Track Man and his work involved the removal of rail sleepers...

£30,000 compensation secured for cyclist hit by moped

Boyes Turner personal injury department were instructed by the Mr G following a  cycling accident  in which he was knocked from his bicycle by a speeding moped driver, sustaining significant injuries. Liability was admitted in pre-action...

£120,000 settlement secured for victim of cycle accident

Mr J contacted Boyes Turner specialist cycle accident solicitors, to represent him in his claim for personal injury and loss as a result of a cycling accident which occurred in May 2011 on the Albert Embankment, London. Mr J was cycling when the defendant...

£27,000 accident at work compensation for events organiser

We have been recently representing a client in respect of injuries sustained as a result of  an accident which occurred during the course of her employment . Our client was in a trade show, when the whole back wall of a stand collapsed forward, landing...

£20,000 compensation recovered for cycle accident victim

We have recently represented a Polish client in respect of injuries sustained as a result of a  cycling accident .  Our client was  cycling on a roundabout  when the defendant drove into the back of her bike. Our client had...

Policeman injured whilst cycling to work

Mr W, a Policeman, was cycling to work when he encountered a parked car door which was opened by the driver into his path of travel. Mr W was unable to move out of the way of the door and collided with it. His bicycle came to a complete halt, he went over...

£30,000 compensation for two road traffic accidents

Our client was involved in two  road traffic accidents  within a short period of time. The circumstances of both accidents were similar; our client's vehicle was hit in the rear. Liability was admitted in respect of both accidents. Our client...

Driving on the wrong side of the road abroad - passenger victim gets £42,000

Our client was a front seat passenger travelling in a car whilst on holiday in Belgium. As the car was driven off the ferry the driver inadvertently positioned the car on the left hand side of the road. A van travelling in the opposite direction hit the...

Local authority pays out compensation for slip at care home

Boyes Turner's expert personal injury lawyers  recovered compensation  for an elderly woman who suffered traumatic injuries whilst being transported to a Local Authority Day Centre. The woman had mobility issues and was partially...

£15,000 damages recovered for cyclist's shoulder injury

Darren* was cycling from Wokingham along the A329 Reading Road towards Reading and was using the cycle lane provided. As he approached the junction with Old Woosehill Lane, he was hit by a vehicle which knocked him from his bicycle and caused him to suffer...

£145,000 compensation for a female cyclist injured in road traffic accident

We acted on behalf of a  road traffic accident claim for a cyclist , Vicky*, who was travelling home from her place of work when, as she approached the roundabout on Richfield Avenue, Reading at the junction with Tessa Road intending to pass straight...

£5,000 for landscaper who fell through faulty manhole cover

Mr S, a Reading resident and landscaper by trade, was employed by a well known landscaping company. His duties were to maintain the grounds of all their clients. One such client was a well known chain of hotels. On the day of the accident, Mr S was tasked...

Personal injury compensation for taxi passenger injured in collision

Boyes Turner's  personal injury lawyers  secured £7,750 in compensation for a woman who was travelling as a passenger in a taxi when it drove through a red light and crashed into another vehicle. The distal phalanx...

£20,000 compensation recovered for au pair involved in car collision

Our road traffic accident claim team recently settled a claim for £20,000 after our client was injured in a  car collision at a road junction . Our client Miss M, an au pair from Beckenham, was driving along Beckenham High Street, with a...

Tripping accident at work - settlement for £18,000

Our client was employed as a shop assistant by a well known retailer. She was walking through a store room when she tripped over some promotional materials which were left on the floor. She  fell down and banged her head , left elbow, right wrist and...

Claim settled after elderly man severely injured in accident on a bus

Our client was travelling in a bus trying to sit down, when the bus suddenly stopped approaching a set of traffic lights when they turned red. Our client fell on the floor and landed on his right side sustaining severe injuries. Liability was admitted...

£4,000 compensation recovered after delivery man falls in manhole

Boyes Turner accident claim specialists recently acted for a man who  sustained a personal injury  whilst delivering meals on wheels to elderly pensioners.  On one occasion our client was delivering meals on wheels to an elderly occupant in...

RTA victim receives £32,000 compensation

Boyes Turner personal injury lawyers have been representing a client who was involved in two road traffic accidents. The first  road first accident :our client was stationary waiting to join the traffic when a vehicle behind her drove into the back...

£160,000 recovered for spinal injury victim

Boyes Turner  specialist spinal injury lawyers  recently acted for a young passenger who was seriously injured when the sports car driven by her partner spun, overturned and collided with and demolished a tree a gate and two pillars. The vehicle...

Compensation for martial arts instructor after road traffic accident

Boyes Turner specialist personal injury solicitors recently won a compensation payout of over £75,000 for a martial arts instructor injured in a  road traffic accident . The victim was a passenger in a vehicle. The driver was travelling in...

Workplace claim payout after dinner lady scalded by baked beans

Boyes Turner specialist  workplace injury lawyers  recently acted for a school dinner lady who suffered serious burns in the course of her employment. The dinner lady was working in the school kitchen as an Assistant Cook when she was instructed...

Theme park ride brain injury claim success

A 16 year old boy was on the Human Dynamo ride at the Millennium Dome. This consisted of a bicycle attached to a spindle inside a large vertically mounted ring. The spindle rotated around a pin in the centre of the ring. On the other end of the spindle...

Repeated heavy lifting claim settled for £20,000 in court

The claimant, Miss F, instructed Boyes Turner's specialist personal injury lawyers to represent her in a claim for damages for a personal injury sustained as a result of an accident at work. Miss F sustained significant injuries to her back as a result...

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