Fkin hell Kyle lad, that sounds well nasty. Thats a proper injury, deffo get a claim for that, especially if the employer was negligent or completely liable.
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Deffo get a claim in for that matey, the solicitors will advise you and assist you every step of the way. Ill av to pop down n see the results sometime!