Nobody expects an accident to happen, especially not when they’re at work when they expect to be safe, but accidents happen in the workplace every day. Luckily, they are often not too serious, and mean you can get back to work and normal life quickly, but occasionally they can lead to serious injuries that ...Read More
Regardless of the value of your estate, it’s vital that every person in the UK has a valid will. In the event that you pass away without a will, your assets will be allocated according to the laws of intestacy, which means there’s a risk that your money, property and possessions may not be allocated as yo...Read More
Your employer is obliged to provide you with a safe working environment and do their utmost to protect all their staff from suffering any harm while in the workplace. They should be transparent and tell their employees about health and safety issues which may affect their wellbeing.
If you’ve suffe...Read More
Not every legal matter requires the assistance of a solicitor, there are times when you can deal with legal problems by yourself. Going to a small claims court or paying a traffic ticket are two such examples.
However, there are numerous circumstances where you’ll benefit greatly from the help of a...Read More
Probate is the process of managing and administering the estate of someone who has passed away. Typically, this involves clearing any and all debts that they have accumulated, as well as distributing the deceased’s assets as is consented in their Will.
Many people choose to carry out probate thems...Read More
No one likes to think about dying, but since it is an inevitable part of life, everyone should make a will. It’s remarkably simple to do one and it can make all the difference in the event of your death.
Most of the decisions can be made ahead of time and you can get a lawyer to sign off on the wi...Read More
For most people, buying a house is the single biggest purchase you’ll ever make, and it represents an exciting milestone in adult life. There’s plenty to look forward to in regards to owning your first home, but it’s easy to become overwhelmed with the amount of legal jargon and red tape you have to go ...Read More
Everyone wants to be safe in their home or place of work, but unfortunately there are some hazards that can impact your safety and everyday health. One such hazard is asbestos; a group of minerals that form a microfibre used in buildings for insulation, flooring and roofing. Although now banned in the UK, any...Read More
Asbestos is a hazardous mineral that is feared amongst many. It was a popular manufacturing material introduced during the industrial revolution used to insulate pipework, vessels, brake linings, insulation board, rope, string and even cloth. Asbestos was particularly prolific during the 20th century when man...Read More
In the UK, we’re lucky that our roads are relatively safe in comparison to the rest of the world. With a declining trend in the number of accidents year on year over the last two decades, the statistics really are a testament to our understanding of vehicle safety in this country.
Yet, for all...Read More