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Man who Allegedly Slipped on Staircase at Wedding Venue Awarded €250,000

  A man who claimed he  fell on a staircase at a wedding venue in Cork has been awarded  €250,000.  He was later diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury. The man, John Rooney had been attending the wedding with his wife, Penny Rooney in 2018 when the accident happened. The family’s Counsel said in court […]

Boy Who Suffered Facial Cut during Birth Settles Action for €35,000

  A boy who suffered facial cut during birth has been awarded €35,000. Approving a €35,000 settlement, the Judge told Leo Quinn he could barely see the scar on his mid-forehead which extended down his nose. The judge said it was a fair and reasonable settlement. Leo’s Counsel told the court that when Leo was […]

Woman Who Fell on Footpath Awarded €58,000

  A woman has been awarded €58,741 by the High Court after she fell stepping off a pavement. Ms Keane, from Co Roscommon, sued Donegal Co Council after she fractured her elbow in the accident in 2018. The Judge awarded her €117,482, but as she found Ms Keane was 50 per cent liable by failing […]