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Escalator fall victim awarded compensation

08 June 2017

A British holidaymaker received a five-figure settlement when an airport escalator accident resulted in extensive injuries.

What happened: Our client fell from a stationery airport escalator when it was switched on by a member of staff.

Impact: Our client suffered various injuries including multiple soft tissue injuries to her legs, shoulder and back.

How Slater and Gordon helped: We successfully brought a claim and obtained medical evidence from a GP and a consultant orthopaedic surgeon. Our client's case settled for a sum which will allow her to get the medical treatment and rehabilitation to aid her recovery.

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