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Manual handling

Did you know manual handling leaflet

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From 1 April 2009 to 31 March 2019, NHS Resolution was notifed of 4,733 claims relating to manual handling. Of these 4,733 claims, 2,008 have been settled, 2,322 were without merit and 403 remain open. As a result, for the 2,008 settled claims NHS Resolution has paid out £57.1m in damages, claimant legal costs and NHS legal costs.

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