1. Claiming compensation for a workplace ‘manual handling’ accident

    Manual handling is the cause of more than a third of all workplace injuries, according to Health & Safety Executive figures. Manual handling is any activity which requires the use of force by a person, such as lifting, lowering, restraining, pushing, pulling and carrying. Such tasks take place in almost all workplace environments including factories,…

  2. Sorting out holiday childcare arrangements

    While the long summer holidays are eagerly awaited by many, for divorced and separated parents the childcare challenges they throw up can pose something of a logistical nightmare. Fiona Yellowlees, Head of Family Law at WBW Solicitors, provides her top tips for sorting out childcare arrangements with your former partner and staying on cordial terms:…

  3. Help the WBW Tash Team Save Lives this Movember

    Our fathers, partners, brothers and friends face a health crisis that isn’t being talked about. Men are dying too young. We can’t afford to stay silent. That’s why we’re taking action… The Movember Foundation are the only charity tackling men’s health on a global scale, year round. They’re addressing some of the biggest health issues…

  4. Staff Profile: Emma Davey

    Here at WBW we value every one of our team members. Each member of staff has their own stories, motivations and reasons why they enjoy working for WBW. So we’ve decided to post a series of questions and answers with a staff member from one of our 6 offices. Today we talk to Emma Davey,…

  5. Tracey Smashes London Marathon Target

    Tracey Granger from our Private Client team recently ran the 2017 London Marathon to raise money for Heart Research UK. Tracey and her partner both ran this year’s marathon, not only did Tracey raise a huge amount for charity but she also set a new personal best, finishing with a time of 4.06.41. Whilst running…

  6. WBW Team Wins National Professional Administrative Day Award

    The WBW Cashiers Department has been awarded an accolade by Property Search Group (PSG). On the 26th April, PSG, celebrated administrative professionals from across the country by hosting a ‘National Administrative Professionals Day’. A day in which companies can celebrate all those in roles who ensure their departments run smoothly. The cashiers department were nominated…

  7. WBW Supports Disadvantaged and Disabled Children in Torbay

    We are delighted to announce that WBW Solicitors will continue to support the fantastic work that Circus Starr provide to families across the UK. Circus Starr is an independent, charitable organisation that supports disadvantaged and disabled children in their communities. It provides new opportunities for children and their families to enjoy the spectacle of live…

  8. Motorcycle Accidents Shouldn’t Cost You

    Motorcyclists account for around 19% of road user deaths, but only make up 1% of total road traffic. These figures may not seem to make sense at first but when reading reports such as a recently released one from Think! it is clear to see the dangers that can be faced by people on their…