Cycling Accidents

Thanks to crack downs on drink driving, seatbelt usage and distracted driving, road traffic accident fatalities are dropping year on year. However, cyclists are still very vulnerable road users. In 2015, 18,844 cyclists were injured in reported road accidents. 3,399 were killed or seriously injured. (ROSPA) You are much more likely to be killed or…

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Musculoskeletal Disorders

What is a Musculoskeletal Disorder? A musculoskeletal disorder (or an MSD) is a term that covers any damage or disorder to the body’s musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system is made up of our bones, muscles, cartilage, joints, blood vessels, nerves, tissues and ligaments. MSD’s are the most common work related health problem in Europe (OSH…

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ASD Raise £606 for Neurocare Rosa Appeal

in support of NEUROCARE ROSA APPEAL ASD has raised and donated £606.55 in relation to the Neurocare Charity in order to help provide a ROSA neurosurgical robot to Sheffield’s Royal Hallamshire Hospital, making it the first NHS hospital in the UK to have the ROSA robot facilities. This robot is now providing revolutionary breakthrough technics…

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Accidents in Public

A public liability claim is a claim for an accident that’s happened on property that’s open to the public. This includes places that are owned or maintained by a local authority, but also private businesses that are open to the public such as museums, bars, gyms or restaurants. The people responsible for the upkeep of…

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Why Injured People Risk Losing Out To Motor Insurers’ Multi Billion Pound Windfall

What’s changed? In the autumn statement George Osbourne announced measures to ban injured persons in road traffic accidents from seeking damages for soft tissue injuries. At the same time the Conservative Government also indicated that personal injury cases with a value of less than £5,000 would be better dealt with by the injured person through…

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