Case Studies

Accident at Maltby Colliery results in compensation

ASD Solicitors recently acted for a HGV driver who slipped from the back of a wagon while working for a local haulage company: Hargreaves Transport. Unfortunately Mr W suffered a fracture to his hip after he fell due ...

Rehab in Brain Injury Cases

Ask most people what an occupational therapist is and they will probably answer, ‘someone who helps people with their occupation’. Yet they usually do not know what this means. I work with occupational therapists (OTs) w...

Post Concussional Syndrome Following Minor Head Injury at Work

ASD Solicitors assisted a Sheffield client who was injured at work. Mr Smith was briefly knocked out when he struck his head on a defective horizontal bar, outside of his place of work. Initially, Mr Smith complained ...

Agency Worker on Zero Hours Contract Makes Successful Claim

It’s estimated that there are currently 700,000 workers engaged on zero contracts in the UK. Many of those are employed through agencies. In the event of an injury at work, what rights do those workers have? Who do they ...

ASD successfully negotiated settled for spinal injuries

ASD Solicitors assisted Mr M who was a passenger in a serious RTA ASD acted for Mr M following a road accident in which the vehicle Mr M was travelling in negligently collided with a stationary taxi. As a result of th...

Accident at Working Men’s Club Results in Payment of Damages

ASD Solicitors assisted Mrs D of Sheffield following a slip at work. Mrs D injured her knee following her shift working behind the bar. The accident occurred at a working men's club on Solly Street, Sheffield. After ...

Settlement Reached for Claimant with Erratic Work History

Richard Long, Senior Partner, recently acted for a Client claiming damages against his employer arising out of a serious accident at work. The Claimant suffered a savage crush injury to his right leg when a concrete ...

ASD Achieve Successful Claim After Tough Battle with Defendant

ASD acted for Mr S in a claim arising out of a road accident which occurred in Knaresborough. At the material time Mr S was standing on a busy cobbled street outside a pub, on the day of the Knaresborough bed race, wh...

ASD Successful at Trial for Injured Client

ASD represented a food operative in a claim against his employer following a slip on floor mounted scales. Our Client sustained a nasty injury to his ankle. His employer’s insurers denied liability throughout and we were...

Don’t Get Mugged by Insurers – Talk to ASD

Accident victims who turn down an insurer's initial offer and take legal advice from a Solicitor get on average 2-3 times more compensation according to a recent survey carried out on behalf of the Law Society.  ...