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Claimants being bold about mould

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For some years insurers have been concerned about potential personal injury claims from mould in buildings and claims are now occurring in the US. In one case, a woman has been awarded $3.3m after being left permanently disabled when she fell sick due to mould in her Arizona apartment. She claimed it was untreated for 2 years, although the building owners dispute that mould is the cause and plan to appeal. Insurers are concerned similar cases could be brought in the UK.

And staying in the US, a recent report says that 66 children a day need to visit Emergency Departments as a result of shopping trolley accidents. Possibly no surprise, but how about the shop worker who suffered a serious neck injury in a shopping trolley incident after a prankster hoisted a trolley up the shop flag pole and when she untied the rope it fell on her head!

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