Traumatic brain injury sustained after a devastating powerboat accident

A young Dorset man, Ben Ridd, suffered a severe traumatic brain injury after a devastating powerboat accident during the Junior offshore National Championship Powerboat Race, organised by the Royal Yachting Association in Portland Harbour, Dorset in June 2005, when he was aged just 13 years old. He finally an award of £5.5 million in damages in November 2014.