An injury to the body is typically bruising or scarring. However, breaks to bones can be very serious if the spine, pelvis or ribs. Muscular strains are often a result of lifting or where the torso has been overly or awkwardly stretched. Not only falls from heights result in broken bones. Fractures to the rib cage or shoulder can be from trips and low height falls.
Jobs where lifting is involved or builders often have accidents where the injured suffer injury to the body. However catering related injuries often involve scolds and burns.
Our specialist medical team are trained in physiotherapy rehabilitation to aid the recovery of muscular injuries. This includes both visits to the physiotherapist or home care / home treatment.
Body injuries can range from minor sprains, bruising to severe incapacity. Typically injuries include:-
The amount of money an injury awarded in a compensation claim is calculated by the court using guidelines provided by the Judicial Studies Board (JSB). These guidelines provide advice to a judge about how much compensation to award to a party for a particular injury and is the basis of discussions between us and the other party's insurer.
The JSB guidelines are only a range and your personal circumstances, the effects on your daily living in work and at home are all considered. We strive to get you the maximum compensation possible.
John was diagnosed with Lumbar Spondylolisthesis
following a accident at work. He was lifting a pipe on a lorry tanker when the pipe slipped. The accident resulted in severe jarring which affected his spine. We were able to assit with ongoing rehabilitation and an award. He was unable to work following the injury.
Names and details changed to provided anonimity
Choosing a personal injury lawyer to represent you can be a daunting process. But by choosing us you are assured of a service where you speak with the solicitor handling your case directly. You will receive accurate information regarding your situation and be able to able to talk with someone who understands your situation.
As part of the claim process we will ensure you receive rehabilitation such as physiotherapy or CBT, a full detailed medical report, interim payments for loss of income and the full compensation you deserve.
To start you can either:-