Author Archives: Helen

An End to No Win, No Fee & 100% Compensation?

The Government is proposing wholesale changes to the way in which your potential claim for compensation is funded. At present, most claims are funded on a ‘No Win No Fee’ basis. This means that win or lose, you the Claimant are not out of pocket. Continue reading

Mesothelioma UK 5th Patient & Carer Day

Saturday, 2nd October 2010 sees the taking place of the 5th Mesothelioma UK Patient & Carer Day. In the past it has been in Manchester, Leeds and Newcastle and this year is being held in London at the Novotel Hotel, St Pancras. Continue reading

Action Mesothelioma Day 2010

Friday, 2nd July 2010 was Action Mesothelioma Day. This is an annual event supported by the British Lung Foundation to raise awareness of the deadly asbestos cancer, mesothelioma, which continues to rise in incidence. Continue reading

Macmillan Fundraising on the River Dee

On Sunday, 13th June 2010, Oliver and Co Solicitors took part in the Chester Dragon Boat Festival.

Participation in the event was arranged by the Industrial Disease Department who specialise in dealing with asbestos disease claims, including claims for pleural thickening, asbestosis and mesothelioma. The department works in conjunction with Macmillan Cancer Support, raising money throughout the year from events and donations from costs. Continue reading