Richardson - v - Electrolux Household Appliances Ltd

Claimant Karen Richardson
Job title Assembly worker (SOC 2000: 8132)
Task description Using an air gun to insert screws into metal plates
Injury Pains in right hand and right shoulder
Defendant(s) Electrolux Household Appliances Ltd (SIC 2007: C27.51)
Court(s) Sunderland County (Judgment)
Newcastle upon Tyne County (Judgment)
Case No. LS1 50905
Date 21 Feb 2003
Judge(s) Mr Nicholas Campbell, QC
For Claimant
All Claimants Karen Richardson
Solicitor Rowley Ashworth (LS3 1AB)
Counsel Mr J Bate-Williams
Non-Medical expert(s) Mr J S Danks (Engineering)
Medical expert(s) Mr M A Shaheen (Orthopaedic Surgery)
For Defendant
Solicitor Jacksons (NE11 0HF)
Counsel Mr Philip Kramer
Non-Medical expert(s) Mr Brian G Pearce (Ergonomics)
Medical expert(s) Dr Robert Michael Bernstein (Rheumatology)
Dr Whitehouse (Radiology)
(not called)
Judgment for: Defendant
Injury found: Yes
Work related: No
Breach of Statutory Duty: No
Defendant negligent: No

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Last updated: 11/11/2009