HMRC pays out for carpet trip

Source: on 2009-09-09 11:43:00

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has paid out £9000 to a tax credit adviser who tripped over a loose carpet tile in the office and twisted her back.Andrea Swales was five months pregnant when the incident happened at the HMRC offices in Peterlee, County Durham.She managed to break her fall by twisting onto a seat so that her baby was protected, but her back was badly injured."When I fell my ...

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