Recent Cases

Mar 4, 2011

WE Solicitors managed to obtain £6,500 for Mr John Stretch from Atherton

WE Solicitors managed to obtain £6,500 for Mr John Stretch from Atherton. Mr Stretch was employed by Ingersoll-Rand in Hindley Green from approximately 1977 until 2001. For the first 7 years of his employment, Mr Stretch worked as a Spindle Driller where he was exposed to excessive noise from spindle drills and a gun drill. Hearing protection was not provided whilst Mr Stretch worked as a Spindle Driller.

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Mar 2, 2011

Royal Ordnance Blackburn

We solicitors llp has successfully represented a client who worked at the Royal Ordnance factory in Blackburn in the 1960’s and 1970’s, for an industrial deafness claim (also known as noise induced hearing loss).

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Feb 21, 2011

Ms J wins just over £3,000.00 payout for her noise induced hearing loss claim.

Ms J worked for Debenhams Ltd (Lotus) of Freeman Street, Stafford from 1972 to 1981. She was employed as a filler and worked in the heel department. He duties involved cementing heels on to shoes. Ms J was employed in a very noisy environment, with many machines surrounding her, including buffing, scouring and spraying machinery. She advises that if she wanted to communicate with someone a few feet away, she would have to shout.

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