£125,000 for welder who badly injured his shoulder

Man looking out to sea

Mr R. was working in the course of his employment as a welder, in the Highlands when he was injured at work.

How was he injured at work?

He was injured in trying to push closed a heavy hanger door.

Because of the state of under foot conditions where he was working,  Mr R. fell and suffered a complicated dislocated shoulder injury.

Impact of work accident

As a result of his injuries, he was unable to return to his previous employment as a welder.

Liability for the work accident was denied by his employers.

Work accident claim

After Mr R came to Digby Brown and explained what had happened, our personal injury solicitors were confident that Mr R. had a good case for a work accident claim.

After raising a Court action on his behalf settlement was negotiated in the sum of £125,000.