Personal Injury: Quantum Case. Orthopaedic injuries. Occupier's liability. Finger and thumb injuries with PSLA of £1,875, The claimant fell up a high step on a front path leading to the front door to her council house. She suffered from superficial lacerations to right shin and acceleration of minor symptoms in knuckle of right little finger. This lasted about two weeks. The court found contributory negligence and general damages were reduced by 25% to £1,875.