£57K Paid Out For Tripping On Pavements In Essex

11 August 2018, 11:15

Pavement

More than 57 thousand pounds was paid out to those who sued across the county.

Pedestrians made more than 10,000 compensation claims for trips and slips on pavements in just one year, an investigation has found.
 
A total of £2.1 million was paid out to the successful claimants.
 
Over 350 claims for slips and trips have been made to councils in Essex over the past year.
 
More than £57,000 was paid out to those who sued across the county.