ALMOST £400,000 has been paid out to pedestrians in two years for slip and trip injuries in Glasgow.

Almost a quarter of the claims made to Glasgow City Council have involved falls caused by road and pavement craters, with most of the £389,992 paid out for those incidents. Dozens more claims involving potholes are still ongoing.

Last year a 74-year-old woman fractured her foot after stumbling on a 3ft wide pothole in the city centre. The crater had been reported to Glasgow City Council nine days earlier.

Reported by the Scottish Herald. You can read the full story here. 

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