Personal injury claims

 

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...

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. ...

Michael's Case - Deputyship

Michael* is a 65 year old man who has learning difficulties. Several years ago, the  taxi he was travelling in was involved in an accident . MW was taken to hospital but almost immediately discharged after the hospital had failed to diagnose a broken...

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...

Dog attack compensation claim - £9,000 awarded

Boyes Turner’s  personal injury lawyers  secured £9,000 in compensation for a woman who was attacked by a dog whilst employed as an electoral register canvasser for her local Council. She was delivering a legal document...

£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...

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...

Trip at a market results in £15,000 compensation

Boyes Turners specialist trip and slip lawyers recently secured a settlement of over £15,000 for a self-employed fruit and vegetable wholesaler following an accident on a market site in Middlesex occupied by almost 100 wholesalers dealing...

Bus accident compensation secured by Boyes Turner's experts

Our  specialist personal injury lawyers  secured £15,000 compensation after we were approached by Mrs B following an accident on a bus.  Mrs B had boarded a crowded bus with her shopping trolley. She was disabled and made her way...

Fatal accident claim results in deceased family obtaining payout of £55,000

Boyes Turner’s expert Personal Injury lawyers acted for the mother of a young university student who was  fatally injured in a road traffic accident .  The deceased was driving in the offside lane when she was hit by a van in the nearside...

£100,000 RTA spinal injury compensation secured

Solicitor Julia Appleton acted for a young woman who was hit by a Range Rover as she reversed her own car out of a friend’s drive. The force of the road traffic accident (RTA) impact jammed the doors of her car shut and she was trapped for several...

Scaffolding accident resulting in injury claim settled for £6,000

Mr S instructed our expert personal injury claims team after he was involved in an accident at work which left him requiring physiotherapy treatment and meant he suffered a loss of earnings. He was a builder contractor and sub-contracted out to perform...

£9,000 slip on pavement compensation payout

Boyes Turner specialist Personal Injury lawyers deal with many slipping and tripping accident compensation claims. We recently acted for a woman who was injured when she slipped, tripped and fell in an unmarked and unprotected drainage gulley...

Employer pays £102,500 after employee trips in accident at work

We 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 Store Manager in a shop and, on the day of her accident, she tripped on an uneven floor and...

Injury claim - Munchausens Disease by proxy

A baby was subjected to repeated invasive unnecessary medical interventions and treatment between the age of 4 months and 2½ years. This included being given anticonvulsants and sedatives as  a consequence of his mother’s fictitious...

Concertina collision claim - Pulls over for safety and gets the opposite

Boyes Turner specialist road traffic accident claim lawyers secured £4,500 for client after being instructed by the claimant, a road accident victim who was unhappy with her existing lawyers, appointed by her Legal Expense Insurers. Her ...

£4,000 compensation for scalding burns at Christmas party

Boyes Turner Personal Injury Specialists  secured payment of accident compensation of £4,000 for a young business woman who suffered  serious burns  whilst attending a Christmas celebration lunch hosted by her employer. The event was...

Motorcyclist receives £18,000 compensation after RTA claim

The claimant was a 35 year old motor cyclist. He was travelling home from work on his BMW motorcycle one evening in August when he was struck by a car as it left a roundabout and veered towards the centre of the road and into the path of the motorcycle. The...

Engineer receives £188,000 following an accident at work

Boyes Turner personal injury team were instructed on behalf of the claimant, Mr J* in a claim for compensation for personal injuries sustained following an accident at work. Mr J was employed by the defendant as a telecoms engineer. He and a colleague...

Injured client received £550,000 following fatal accident

Mr D* instructed our specialist road traffic accident solicitors in respect of a claim for compensation for personal injuries sustained following a road traffic accident. Sadly, the defendant died as a result of the accident, when she crossed on to the...

Pillion passenger receives £110,000 after road traffic accident

Boyes Turner Personal Injury lawyers recovered £110,000 compensation for a  female motorbike pillion passenger . There were two defendants in this case – the car driver who changed lanes too quickly in heavy motorway traffic, and the...

£4,500 in compensation for Polish national after injury at work

Boyes Turner's expert personal injury claim lawyers  recovered £4,500 compensation for a Polish national client who was involved in an  accident at work . The claimant was employed as a stocker in his local food warehouse. At the time...

£2 million for teenager after RTA causes severe head injury

The 16 year old claimant (“C”) ran across a road at night and into a collision with the defendant (“D”) taxi driver. C was thrown on to the opposite carriageway and collided with another vehicle travelling in the opposite direction. ...

Injury in nightclub compensation payout

Boyes Turner Personal Injury compensation specialists acted for a South African national who suffered a nightclub injury in a nightclub in London. We are specialists in bar and club injuries and nightclub accidents. The elderly grandmother was...

£40,000 compensation for lifting accident at work

Boyes Turner’s Personal Injury Lawyers  recovered £40,000 in compensation for a man who suffered a serious accident at work as a result of his employer’s failure to provide a safe system of work. The claimant was a linesman at a...

Motorcycle road traffic accident - £11,600 compensation

Our client was crossing a road junction on his motorcycle when a van came at speed from his right side and collided with him resulting in a broken humerus, bruising to the thigh and hips and suspected fractured ribs. He was unable to work for...

£18,000 compensation for a tripping accident in DIY store

Our client - an elderly retired claimant - made a visit to a well known DIY store. She was shopping at their Garden Centre when she tripped and fell over a black metal plinth that was protruding out from the bottom of flower display stand. As a result of...

Crash victim cyclist receives £145,000 compensation after RTA

Our personal injury solicitors recently secured a £145,000 settlement for a  cyclist who sustained serious injuries  including a head injury following a collision on a roundabout in Reading, Berkshire. Traumatic brain injury  The...

£90,000 compensation pay out for slip in a supermarket

Compensation of over £90,000 was recovered for our client who suffered injuries to his head knee and lower back after  slipping on the floor in a busy, well known supermarket . As he walked to the entrance foyer our client slipped over in...

£19,000 settlement for injury to spine following road traffic accident

Our personal injury claim lawyers recently settled a  spinal injury claim  for £19,000, out of court. The claimant was a front seat passenger in a motor vehicle being driven by her son. They were stationary at the traffic lights,...

Trip on pavement accident victim gets £30,000 compensation

  Boyes Turner specialist Personal Injury lawyers recently acted for a woman who tripped on a pavement which collapsed and gave way without warning.  As she walked along a footpath in the town centre the pavement collapsed beneath her...

£3,000 compensation for injuries in nightclub

Our  expert personal injury lawyers  recovered £3,000 in personal injury compensation for our client, Miss X, after she suffered an injury in a nightclub. Miss X was a visitor to a popular nightclub in Brighton when...

Tripping accident at work settled for £9,000

We recently settled a claim for a client who was involved in an accident at work. Our client was employed as a waitress by a well-known restaurant. She slipped on a wet floor while holding a glass ashtray. The ashtray smashed on the floor and a large...

£25,000 secured for client injured in road traffic accident on a moped

Our personal injury claim lawyers recently settled a claim for £25,000 for a client injured in a  road traffic accident involving a moped . The claimant, who was permanently disabled, was hit in the rear by defendant driver causing him to...

Compensation obtained from defendant in administration

We received instructions to represent a client in a claim for compensation for personal injury and consequential losses sustained as a result of a tripping accident. While walking across the car park owned by the defendant, the claimant tripped over a...

Compensation for employee after fall from ladder at work

Our client was employed as a Casual Assistant by Sports World International Limited. Whilst arranging clothing on rails approximately 2 metres from the ground, the ladder twisted and fell to the floor. He fell heavily to the ground onto his left...

University student with severe head injuries after road traffic accident

A 22 year old university student was a front seat passenger in a car driven by his friend who lost control in icy conditions and  collided with a stationery car . He sustained a  skull fracture and haemorrhaging  (to the right basal...

£45,000 compensation - Woman injured after slipping in nightclub

Boyes Turner’s  personal injury lawyers  secured £45,000 in compensation for a woman who dislocated her knee and fractured her sternum and jaw after slipping on a wet floor in a nightclub. The dislocation of her knee resulted in a...

£6,000 compensation - Man injured in motorway collision

Boyes Turner’s personal injury lawyers were instructed by a man who was injured after a  road traffic accident  where the defendant had left the scene of the accident before they could be identified. Our client was driving a fully liveried...

Passenger injured in taxi receives £337,500 compensation

Mrs M* sustained personal injury and other losses following a  road traffic accident . She was a rear seat passenger in a black taxi cab driven by the defendant who failed to slow down as he approached a red traffic light, colliding with a Mercedes...

£3,500 in compensation for man injured whilst working

In the course of his employment with Meridian Marquees our client was fitting wooden flooring in a marquee that was bring constructed for an event at The Henley Management Centre. During the course of this work a pearling bracket failed and a 5m alloy beam...

Man awarded £150,000 after car hits him through shop window

The claimant, Mr N*, instructed Boyes Turner's  specialist road traffic accident lawyers  to act for him in a claim for damages for personal injuries sustained when he was hit by a Volkswagen Touran, driven by the defendant, which crashed...

Woman suffered head injury - delay in diagnosis and treatment

Subdural haematoma went undetected Beryl, aged 75, suffered a  closed head injury  and fractured wrist when she fell down some stairs while on holiday. The local hospital recognised the wrist fracture and noted a bang to the head. She was given...

Boy sustained severe brain injury after road traffic accident

A 13 year old boy was with three of his friends’ rollerblading. He crossed a dual carriageway, where the streetlights were only partially working on a path intended for pedestrians when he was hit by a car. Sustaining   a   very severe brain...

53 year old man was assaulted and sustained a severe head injury

A 53 year old managing director was assaulted when he attempted to prevent a theft from a company car at his company’s factory. As a result of the attack he sustained a   severe head injury   with a fracture to the front of his...

Asthma attack led to cardiac arrest and severe brain injury

Boyes Turner's personal injury lawyers acted for a 14 year old boy whose untreated asthma attack led to cardiac arrest and  catastrophic brain injury  resulting in  spastic tetraplegia and cognitive impairment  with greatly reduced...

Tripping accident claim success - £8,000 compensation

Boyes Turner's personal injury lawyers achieved a settlement for a semi retired lady who had sustained a number of injuries following a  tripping accident  outside a Sainsbury’s store. The lady had been shopping at the...

Successful Product Liability claim - Trampoline

A six year old girl was playing on a new trampoline in the back garden at her home. She got down from the trampoline using the ladder on the trampoline (supplied by the sellers). As she stepped onto the ladder she slipped and fell to the ground injuring her...

Claim settled for worker with head injury after being hit with pickaxe

Injury at work Mr C’s job was to attend sites where a fault had been reported, and to open up the road to reveal the pipes and allow the engineers to have access to them to fix them. The normal method of working involved using an angle grinder to get...

£28,500 in compensation for moped accident

Our client, Mr H, was riding his moped when he collided with a car performing a 3 point turn. He flew over his handle bars and landed on his head on the curb. He suffered a number of injuries including a brief loss of consciousness, a head injury that...

£45,000 in compensation for employee after assault at work

Our client, Mrs E, was employed as a care coordinator. She was seriously  assaulted at work by an intruder on the premises . Her place of work had frequently been mistaken for a neighbouring drug clinic and there was a track record...

£12,500 in compensation for accident at work in a restaurant

Our client, Miss S, was working as a waitress for a well-known upmarket restaurant. She was closing some sliding doors leading to a patio area on the premises when, as she slid the door shut, it collided with a framed picture hanging on the wall...

£17,000 in compensation for pot hole injury

Our client, Mrs S, was riding her bicycle alongside a friend when she struck a deep pothole in the road and was thrown to the ground. She fell on her face suffering a whiplash injury to the neck, concussion and dental trauma. She required...

Compensation for Road Traffic Accident injury

Our client was involved in a serious road traffic accident whilst he was riding his motorbike. A car had crossed the white line in the centre of the road and it hit him.  The investigating police officer determined that the accident...

£40,000 compensation for warehouse worker injured on the job

Our client was employed in an IT warehouse. His job was to lift personal computer equipment onto a conveyor line and to clear data from the equipment tower. He  injured his spine  and back when he lifted a series of computer...

Argos, Land of Leather and SCS sofas and reclining chairs - Allergic Reaction

We have recently been instructed by Mr and Mrs A to investigate a claim for personal injuries following an allergic reaction to leather sofas purchased from the high street catalogue chain, Argos. The leather three piece suite which is apparently made in...

Assault leading to severe head injury - compensation awarded

A 53 year old managing director was  assaulted when he attempted to prevent a theft  from a company car at his company’s factory. As a result of the attack he sustained a  severe head injury  with a fracture to his the...

Injured foreign tourist receives £210,000 compensation

Boyes Turner’s expert Personal Injury Claim lawyers recovered £210,000 compensation for a female car passenger.  The claimant was on  holiday in the UK  with her partner when she was involved in a collision with another motor...

Polish client receives £14,000 compensation after 2 accidents at work

Boyes Turner acted for a Polish machine operator who worked in a fresh produce warehouse and suffered two  accidents at work .  He suffered a back injury when he was asked to lift boxes of sweet potatoes down from a stack and...

Spinal injury claim for warehouse worker - £40,000 compensation

Our client was employed in an IT warehouse. His job was to lift personal computer equipment onto a conveyor line and to clear data from the equipment tower. He injured his spine and back when he lifted a series of computer towers sustaining...

Slipping accident claim settled against Asda Stores Limited for £7,000

We were recently instructed by Kerry* to represent her in a claim against Asda Stores Limited after she slipped in their store. Kerry was shopping in Asda and was in their washing powder aisle. She needed to get to a shelf that was blocked by two...

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