An injury to the foot also includes ankle injuries. An injury to one or both feet can restrict your daily activities including driving, playing sports and simply walking. If you rely on transport / walking for your job you could be taking considerable time off work. We can provide interim payments to help with the loss of income.
Some industries or jobs are more likely to present a risk for foot and ankle related injuries, usually where heavy weights are involved or uneven surfaces. Industries like factories, delivery organisations, builders, nursing and police are most notable.
Our specialist medical team are trained in physiotherapy rehabilitation to aid the recovery of foot injuries. This includes both visits to the physiotherapist or home care / home treatment.
Foot and ankle injuries can range from minor sprains, bruising to severe incapacity or amputation. 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.
Ffion had whiplash
following a road traffic accident where she was the passenger in a small car. On impact Ffion suffered discomfort and pain in the neck and shoulder. We were able to provide physiotherapy and also gained an award of circe £3000 compensation. Ffion has recovered from her injuries.
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:-