5 Essex Court

Daniel Hobbs

Call 1998

Personal Injury

Dan covers the full spectrum of injuries including spinal injuries, head injuries, fatal accidents (and coroner’s inquests), accidents whilst on holiday, accidents on boats and airplanes, accidents on the highway and accidents on private property.

He has a particularly wide experience in dealing with accidents at work and he has an in depth knowledge of the UK’s health and safety at work regulations.

Dan also undertakes a large number of stress at work claims and brings and defends claims under the Harassment Act 1997.

Recent settlements / awards include:

  • £2,000,000 (before deduction for contributory negligence) for a male who fell from a flat roof at work and suffered partial paraplegia;
  • £345,000 for the wife of an unemployed man killed in a road traffic accident;
  • £260,000 for injury sustained whilst on safari in Africa (leading to the amputation of 4 fingers);
  • £250,000 for broken hip resulting in the need to give up work as a gardener and retrain as a solicitor.