Head injuries are often caused by road traffic accidents but can also happen as a result of any trauma to the head, through work accidents, slips or falls, assaults or medical negligence. While every head injury is unique and thankfully not all injuries are severe, it’s important to claim for compensation if your injury happened through no fault of your own.
A head or brain injury can have a catastrophic effect on an individual’s life and may result in long-term impairment, physically and psychologically. Your head injury may be impacting on your entire life, including how you perform in your everyday tasks, work and relationships.
Our team of head injury compensation claims specialists regularly work closely with individuals who’ve suffered a severe personal injury, and have an excellent track record for securing the highest amounts of compensation. We’ll advise you throughout, including whether or not you have a good case, and support you at every stage if you decide to make a claim for compensation.
Head injuries have different consequences for people, depending on the severity of the accident. It may be you’re suffering from fatigue or concussion following your brain injury, or you may need extensive medical care for brain damage or a skull fracture.
Symptoms following head injuries include:
Making a claim for a head injury could result in a massive difference to your health and wellbeing, providing you with the best chance of recovery by enabling you to access professional medical attention and rehabilitation.
Accidents unfortunately are a part of life, but if your head injuries were caused by someone else’s negligence you may be entitled to compensation.
One of the first things we will do after discussing the details of your accident with you to establish the cause, is gather sufficient evidence to support your case. Guiding you at every stage, with our help you’ll understand the options available to you and be able to make the right decisions for you – including whether settling outside of court or in court is the right course of action for you.
We appreciate that you’ll already be facing a great deal of challenges in your life and will work hard to ensure the claims process is as straightforward and stress-free as possible for you. Our extensive experience means we fully understand all you’ve been through and are going through, and will work with you in a sensitive, proactive and effective way to secure you the compensation you deserve.
© Bartletts Solicitors Limited 2020 - Offices in England and Wales