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Substantial legal wins for UNISON

Posted by wgaffney@unisonglasgowclyde.com on October 5, 2016 at 11:25 AM

UNISON in association with Thompsons Solicitors have won two substantial cases for members of staff in Greater Glasgow Health Board. Both members were injured whilst on duty, one suffered a head injury leaving her with loss of vision and another was struck by a vehicle and suffered a fracture, whilst walking in a hospital corridor.


Both members of staff suffered extreme stress and psychological damage as a result of their injuries. The Health Board accepted that there was a strong vicarious liability in these cases and accepted liability.


We are delighted to have settled for both these members and won over £80,000 in total damages which our members were happy to accept.


UNISON is always here for our members. Where there is blame there is a claim. As a paying UNISON member you are entitled to free legal advice with Thompsons Solicitors.


For more information of your members benefits including a free

Will writing service contact UNISON DIRECT on 0800 0857 857

 

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