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A brain-damaged foreman has been awarded more than £200,000 compensation after being crushed beneath a 27 tonne earth mover.The award to Colin Hersey 47, came after Mr Justice Roch dismissed claims in the High Court that Mr Hersey contributed to the accident by smoking marijuana dangerously close to the dumper truck.His former employer, Moore Transport (Contracts), of Farnham, Surrey, also claimed that Mr Hersey's current joblessness was due to his 'drunken, violent and rather ...

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