Workplace injury specialist strengthens team at BL Claims Solicitors

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A specialist with expertise in industrial disease and workplace personal injury cases has joined the team at Southampton-based BL Claims Solicitors.

Jim Wood joins BL Claims Solicitors from Lamport Bassitt, as a Senior Associate in the personal injury team.

He is a highly experienced litigator representing claimants in complex liability disputes arising from workplace-related claims including accidents and injuries at work and occupational disease. 

He is an acknowledged expert in cases involving repetitive strain injury (RSI), work-related upper limb disorders (WRULD) and vibration syndromes (VWF, HAVS and carpal tunnel syndrome).

Jim has strong links with medical specialists and trade unions and has been listed in the leading legal directories Chambers and the Legal 500. Jim is known for his personable approach and being totally committed to his clients.

David Healy, head of the personal injury team at BL Claims Solicitors, said: “I am delighted to welcome Jim to BL Claims Solicitors.”

“He has a formidable reputation for achieving positive outcomes for clients who have suffered disease or been injured in the workplace, and brings additional strength and depth to our experienced personal injury team.”

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About the Author

Jim is a Senior Associate in our Southampton Personal Injury Team with over 20 years experience in the field of personal injury.

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