Lift accident causes fractured knee

Posted on 10/06/10 in Recent Cases, No Comments

Mrs M of Stockport, Cheshire was involved in an accident, which occurred during the course of her employment. Mrs M was entering a lift when she tripped and fell.  The lift did not level correctly with the floor and was defective.

Mrs M sustained a fracture to her knee.

Liability for the accident was admitted and after obtaining supportive medical evidence from a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.

WE Solicitors successfully secured a sum of £10,000 from the Defendants, in respect of Mrs M’s injury.