Author: Florin Nistor

Nurse wins £800,000 for back injury

A former intensive care nurse has accepted £800,000 compensation after injuring his back at work.  In what is thought to be one of the largest ever settlements for a workplace back injury, Bexley and Greenwich Health Authority agreed to pay the money to Karl Douglas in an out-of-court settlement.  Mr Douglas, then 28, injured his […]

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Nurse wins £345,000 for back pain

A former staff nurse has been awarded £345,000 for the back pain she received while working in a hospital which allegedly lacked suitable equipment to help move patients. Carmel Commons, 42, is among the first nurses to win a case involving repetitive strain rather than injury from a single incident, said her solicitor, who suggested […]

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More than 10 million individuals hit in single data breach, report reveals

A report by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC), also announced the number of data breaches reported has dropped to 215. The latest quarterly data breach report from the Office of Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) revealed that over 10 million individuals had their information compromised in one single incident. It was also revealed […]

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GDPR Summit in London

Data Protection Summit in London Emma Martins, Data Protection Commissioner for the Bailiwick of Guernsey, will be speaking at European Data Protection Summit, coming to central London this summer. Opening in central London on June 3rd, European Data Protection Summit is a one-day event that gives business owners and Data Protection professionals the answers they […]

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