Carrs Solicitors settle traumatic amputation compensation case

We recently settled a traumatic amputation case for a six figure sum that was more than twice the amount initially offered by the solicitors appointed by the insurers of our client’s employer. Read more

Carrs Solicitors wins asbestosis claim

We recently acted on behalf of a former fitter’s assistant who developed asbestosis as a result of exposure to asbestos in the early 1970s whilst working on a contract at Charing Cross Hospital. Read more

Worker wins compensation for hearing loss after exposure to excessive noise thirty years earlier

We recovered damages on behalf of a former iron foundry worker who developed noise-induced hearing loss as a result of his exposure to excessive noise three decades previously. Read more

Carrs Solicitors wins mesothelioma case

We have recently acted for a former power station worker who, after being exposed to asbestos in the 1960s, developed mesothelioma. The condition was diagnosed in 2012. Read more

Carrs Solicitors win case for construction worker injured after falling through steel rebars

The client was employed to agitate and pour liquid concrete over steel rebars, which involved him walking along submerged rebars without adequate vision. Read more

Carrs Solicitors win a work at height accident case

Our client had been required by his employers to operate a cherry picker mobile elevation platform. He was using the machine to gain access to an industrial roller shutter in an attempt to diagnose a fault with the shutter. Read more

Carrs Solicitors win case for Rochdale delivery driver with ruptured bicep

Our client, a professional heavy goods vehicle driver, sustained a ruptured bicep whilst manually handling an excessive load in the course of a delivery. He reported the incident to his employers and subsequently sought treatment from his local hospital. Read more

Professional LGV driver wins significant damages after vehicle blown off road

Our client was injured after severe cross winds caused his LGV to be blown of the road and into a tree. He sustained a severe jolting injury to the neck which resulted in incomplete tetraplegia but his claim was complicated by the fact that he had not been wearing his seatbelt at the time. Read more

Lancashire man wins damages for Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome or Vibration White Finger

In this case we acted for a man who worked for approximately twenty years for a local authority and who had to retire on ill-health grounds due to the onset of Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome. Read more

Carrs Solicitors win trial for client with serious head injury after pavement trip

Carrs Solicitors acted on behalf of a claimant who was left with a serious head injury after tripping over defective paving in Leicester city centre. The client suffered a subdural haematoma as a result of the fall. Read more