Network Rail pays £37,000 for manual handling claim

Source: on 2009-07-08 14:47:00

A 63-year-old Network Rail employee has won more than £37,000 in compensation after injuring his back in a manual handling operation. Kevin Hartley, who had worked on the rail network for 34 years, fell while lifting a heavy piece of equipment, causing a slipped disc and damage to his sciatic nerve. He was off work for several months before being well enough to return and could only carry out ...

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