£168,000 For Factory Worker

ASD Solicitors assisted a labourer to obtain compensation after his left arm was trapped in a machine at work and then subsequently amputated. The client suffered a traumatic amputation of the left arm after being asked to clean a large, cylindrical roller at his place of employment. The guards to the rollers had been deliberately…

Serious index finger injury results in £22,000 in compensation

ASD Solicitors assisted a butcher from Pontefract to recover compensation following an accident at work. Mr C was injured when he caught his right index finger in a machine at work. It was the client’s case that guards, which should have been in place, had been removed. Liability was initially denied by the insurers for…

£62,000 for Student Blinded in One Eye at Work

ASD Solicitors has assisted a young man to obtain compensation after metal entered his left eye. The client suffered the loss of sight in the left eye while on work placement. He was not provided with any eye protection and the accident occurred when he was watching a colleague operate a machine. Mr A from…

Compensation for Sign Erector Following Fall at Work

ASD Solicitors has helped a Sheffield man to receive £138,500 in compensation following an accident at work. Mr G fell from a ladder provided by his employer when attempting to fit a sign. He should have been working from a mobile platform or been assisted by another employee. As a result of the fall the…

Successful Road Traffic Accident Claim for Factory Worker

Our client, a machine operative from Nottingham, was injured in a road traffic accident whilst cycling to work. As a result of the accident, he suffered a significant injury to his shoulder. The severity of the shoulder injury was such that Mr S of Nottingham was unable to return to work full time. ASD Solicitors…

Compensation for Fatal Accident

ASD Solicitors assisted a retired teacher to obtain compensation when his wife tragically died in a road traffic accident. Mrs O was killed instantly when the car she was driving was struck by a negligent driver. ASD Solicitors explained to Mr O that he was entitled to a fixed bereavement payment, funeral expenses, and a…

Uninsured Driver Causes Serious Injury

Mrs M of Rotherham, was incorrectly advised by her Union that she was unable to claim for serious injuries sustained when she was struck by a uninsured driver. Mrs M was on holiday in Cleethorpes, walking along a footpath, when an uninsured driver mounted the kerb and struck her. Unfortunately the Claimant’s friend was killed…

Claimant receives over £400,000 settlement within 6 months of tragic accident

The Claimant, Mr H, was a rear seat passenger in a road accident which resulted in the tragic death of the front seat passenger. The Claimant sustained significant trauma to his leg, which resulted in a below knee amputation. Liability was not contested and following negotiations between ASD and the Defendant Insurers an offer in…

Road Traffic Accident Leads to Chronic Pain

ASD Solicitors acted for Mrs O of Barnsley who sustained a neck injury while a passenger in a motor car. Liability was admitted but the extent of the client’s injuries was denied. Regrettably the client’s neck pain was such that she was never able to return to work. Although an experienced orthopaedic surgeon was unable…

Compensation for Seriously Injured Motorcyclist

Richard Meggitt and Richard Long, part of the Serious Injury Team at ASD assisted Mr A of North Nottinghamshire who was seriously injured following a road accident. The client suffered life threatening multiple injuries to the pelvis, knee, wrist and head. Mr A was thrown from his motorbike when the responsible motorist emerged from a…