News

14
Oct

Hand-arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) claim

Woods Law made a successful claim for vibration white finger for a client who used floor saws, stihl saws, jackhammers, reciprocating saws, wacker plates and rammers laying cables.  The claim was made against Enterprise Utility Services, MP Burke, May Gurney, Kennedy Utility (Carillion Utility) and Balfour Beatty. Hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) causes symptoms ...

29
Sep

Ex-pat Asbestos Claim

Woods Solicitors successfully made a claim for an ex-pat client in New Zealand.  He had an asbestos related condition caused by exposure to asbestos at Holoplast Limited. Asbestosis Asbestosis is a chronic lung disease characterised by a scarring of lung tissues, which leads to long-term breathing complications. The disease does not have ...

22
Sep

Pleural thickening claim

Woods Solicitors won a claim for a lagger who had asbestos related lung cancer and pleural thickening as a result of exposure to asbestos with Joseph Nadin, CEGB, Kitsons Insulations, Newell Insulation, Darlington Insulation and Andersons Insulation.   Pleural thickening Pleural thickening, also known as ...

15
Sep

VWF Claim

Woods Law successfully completed a claim for Vibration White Finger (VWF) for a worker at CJL Construction Limited using jackhammers, wacker plates, vibrating hand rollers, stone saws and road saws. Vibration White Finger ...