Working on a large vehicle brings with it an enormous risk of injury. The weights of body and engine parts means that safe systems of work are essential and if an employer breaches his duty of care by failing to recognise the risk of an injury at work then often serious injury claims can arise…. Read more
One of the chief causes of road traffic accidents is careless drivers. Whilst something done ‘carelessly’ is usually thought of as being relatively harmless, this changes when the careless act is committed by someone in control of a ton of metal. The overwhelming majority of incidents on the road are not done purposely but as… Read more
Reports are showing that a serious cycle accident occurred on the A56 in the Mickle Trafford area of Chester on the 2nd of March 2015. The incident occurred at 8.38 and led to the air ambulance being called out to air lift the seriously injured 53 year old cyclist to hospital. The Cheshire police closed roads… Read more
Major traffic problems on the M53 in Cheshire were due to a serious accident involving a woman driver who became trapped in her vehicle. Local fire and rescue from Chester were called and cut the woman from the vehicle. Despite the serious nature of the accident it is reported that the woman was treated at… Read more
It is always rewarding when a client comes to us having been recommended by a previous client but in this case our client, who is a well known Chester trader, was recommended to us by no less than 3 former clients. The accident was a straight forward rear end collision when our client was stationary… Read more
Look for car seats with a seat belt that has a diagonal strap and a label showing a capital ‘E’ in a circle which indicates that the product is EU-approved.
A man had to be cut out of a car and taken to hospital with a woman after a “traumatic” car accident on a residential street near Chester.
Nobody in the Chester and North Wales area could fail to sympathise with the plight of Phoebe Bruce, a delightful 17 year old Hawarden resident who has been suffering dislocations virtually every day of her young life due to a crippling genetic condition. Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, as it is known, is exceptionally rare and prevents… Read more
I have a personal injury claim being handled by solicitors but I think they have made a mess of it and can’t cope with it. Can I move my case to new solicitors? A solicitor who is appointed by a client to handle a matter on their behalf must always act in their interest and act… Read more
Country lane collisions involving just two drivers and no witnesses are notoriously difficult to fully win and usually end up in a 50-50 settlement. We have just won one on a 100% basis thanks to great “at the scene” photos and equally great work by our legal team. Acting for a local client who was… Read more