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School injuries payouts top £1m for Humber councils

More than £1m has been paid out by councils in East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire for injuries in schools over the past five years.

Parents have successfully sued local authorities for a number of cases including trapped fingers in a desk, falls in the playground and sunstroke on a school trip.

BBC Look North's Sarah Corker reports.

  • 15 Jul 2014