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    Category : Ankle injury claims

    What are the usual sprained ankle signs?


    So you think you may have sprained your ankle, but you’re not too sure? Accident Advice Helpline has helped hundreds of members of the public to claim compensation after spraining their ankle in an accident, and here are some of the most common sprained ankle signs: Swelling Tenderness Bruising Pain Inability to put weight on….

    Just what is a Grade 4 sprained ankle?


    If you have recently injured your ankle you may already know that there is a grading system in place to classify just how bad a sprain is. Traditionally, this grading system actually only goes up to three, so technically a Grade 4 sprained ankle does not actually exist. Here we take a look at what….

    What does a sprained ankle with purple toes mean?


    ContentsWhat will happen if I have a sprained ankle with purple toes?Will I have to go to court?It can be a bit worrying if you sprain your ankle and notice unusual swelling and discolouration either straight away or within a few days. A sprained ankle with purple toes is a sign you should seek immediate….

    Average healing time for a broken ankle


    Have you broken your ankle? If so, then you’re probably aware that the average healing time for a broken ankle is around 6 weeks, sometimes longer. Perhaps you’ve broken your ankle after tripping over trailing computer cables in an office, or maybe you have slipped on an unmarked wet floor and fractured your ankle. Either….

    Compensation for ankle injuries


    Most of us don’t think twice about the condition of pavements in our town or city, but what if you catch your shoe in a cracked pavement slab or trip on a broken kerb and suffer ankle injuries as a result of a fall on a pavement? Ankle injuries can be serious — if you break….

    Do you need crutches for a sprained ankle injury?


    ContentsWhy keep your weight off the ankle at all?Crutches can help you get back on your feet againHave you ever sprained your ankle? If you have, and it happened quite recently, you may know that crutches for a sprained ankle can help you get around when you can’t put your weight on it. Crutches are….

    Compensation for ankle ligament damage


    Our ankles are made up of two different ligaments which can be damaged when the foot twists inward and all our body weight is placed on the ankle. This could occur after a slip, trip or fall, or when objects fall from height and strike the ankle. Ligament damage could also occur as the result….

    Has your sprained ankle caused numb toes?


    ContentsTime off work if your sprained ankle causes numb toesClaiming compensation after spraining your ankleAnkle sprains can be tricky to diagnose as they present many similar symptoms to an ankle fracture. If you have sprained your ankle, you may suffer a range of symptoms including swelling and pain when you try to put weight on….

    Claiming for a Grade 3 sprained ankle


    ContentsWas your Grade 3 sprained ankle somebody else’s fault?How much compensation could you get for a ankle sprain?Whether you’ve sprained your ankle after falling down a flight of stairs or slipping on a wet floor, it can be incredibly painful, and even though it’s classed as a relatively minor injury, a sprained ankle can still….

    Sprained ankle vs twisted ankle explained


    If you have injured your ankle in an accident, you might be wondering what the difference is between a sprained ankle vs twisted ankle. A twisted ankle happens when you go over your ankle, causing initial pain that subsides fairly quickly. But a sprained ankle involves damage to ligaments, which can vary in severity. Pain,….

    What does sprained ankle Grade 2 mean?


    If you have suffered a sprained ankle in an accident, you’ll normally find that your injury is classified as either a Grade 1, Grade 2 or Grade 3 sprain. Grade 3 sprains are the most serious type of injury, involving a complete tear of the ligament and instability in the joint. The good news is….

    Sprained ankle or broken – how to tell the difference


    Do you have a sprained ankle or broken ankle? Knowing the difference between the two is sometimes easier than others. The key thing to think about is whether you can bear any weight on your ankle. You won’t usually be able to do this if your ankle is broken. A minor sprain will be painful,….

    The different sprained ankle grades explained


    Have you sprained your ankle recently? Were you given a grade for the injury? Sprained ankle grades are given to every injury of this type, and the grade indicates how bad the injury is. A Grade 1 sprain indicates a minor tear that makes the ankle feel tender and causes some swelling. Meanwhile, a Grade….

    Understanding Grade 3 sprained ankle symptoms


    If you have sprained your ankle then your injury will normally be graded when you see a doctor or go to the hospital. Ankle sprains are usually classified as Grade 1, Grade 2 or Grade 3. A Grade 3 sprained ankle is the most serious sprain, with swelling, join instability and bruising. It can take….

    Are you suffering from sprained ankle numbness?


    ContentsHow to deal with sprained ankle numbnessSeek advice about making a compensation claim, tooSpraining an ankle is very painful, and when you do it, you will likely suspect you have incurred a sprain. Following the injury, you might experience a range of symptoms stemming from the injury, particularly as the joint swells and starts to….

    Hot or cold treatment for a sprained ankle?


    Here is a question for you. Would you use hot or cold treatment for a sprained ankle to help reduce swelling and encourage bruising to reduce the pain? Since you’ve arrived here on our website, there is a chance you’ve been looking for the answer to this question. We think we can help. In truth,….

    What does a sprained ankle burning feeling mean?


    ContentsAre there other symptoms that may accompany a sprained ankle burning feeling?Do you have an opportunity to claim compensation for your sprained ankle?If you get a sprained ankle, burning sensations are not uncommon. It is more likely to be experienced if the sprain is a bad one, because the burning sensation is one of several….

    Did you suffer two sprained ankles at the same time?


    ContentsIs it possible to suffer two sprained ankles at the same time?Who can make a claim?Call us today for free initial adviceAs if suffering one sprained ankle is not bad enough, if you were unfortunate enough to suffer two sprained ankles at the same time, you have certainly been involved in an unusual accident. Nevertheless,….

    What if your sprained ankle keeps swelling?


    Whilst it’s a pretty minor injury, a sprained ankle can cause some pretty nasty swelling and bruising that can leave you unable to put weight on your ankle and can be painful. The good news is that most sprained ankles can be cared for at home by using PRICE therapy. This stands for protection, rest,….

    How long will I be off work with a sprained ankle?


    ContentsHow long will I be off work with a sprained ankle and will this affect my compensation?Ask Accident Advice Helpline for adviceOuch! You’ve sprained your ankle. It might seem like a pretty minor injury, but it can actually be really painful and debilitating, making it difficult to work, drive or enjoy your life to the….

    Do you have a sprained ankle with a lump on the side of the foot?


    Do you have a sprained ankle with a lump on the side of the foot? If so, you’ll likely find the lump goes down as the swelling goes down. A sprain involves one or more ligaments – usually on the outside of the ankle – being torn to some extent. This incurs swelling in the….

    Grade 1 sprained ankle recovery time explained


    Did you know sprained ankles are divided into three categories? These are simply labelled as Grade 1, Grade 2 and Grade 3. As you might guess, the Grade 1 sprain is the mildest of the three, although of course, it doesn’t mean it isn’t still painful. The Grade 1 sprained ankle recovery time you can….

    Can you have a sprained ankle with no bruising?


    A sprained ankle is a relatively easy injury to pick up. If you are walking on uneven ground or you fall and land awkwardly on your feet, you can easily damage the ligaments in your ankle, usually on the outside of the joint. With any sprained ankle, no bruising is a possibility – it all….

    How much for a sprained ankle?


    ContentsHow long does it take to recover from a sprained ankle?How can you treat a sprained ankle?How much for a sprained ankle might be payable in your case?How can you discover whether you could claim?Did you know there are three main reasons why you might develop an ankle sprain? These are usually caused by taking….

    The cost of claiming for an ankle injury


    At Accident Advice Helpline, we’re here for you if you are concerned about the cost of claiming for an ankle injury. We have been helping people get compensation for this kind of injury since our inception way back in 2000 and are waiting to hear from you right now if you’ve strained, sprained, twisted or otherwise….

    Claiming for an ankle injury


    Talk to Accident Advice Helpline today if you are thinking about claiming for an ankle injury. Some ankle injuries only require a small amount of time and a modest amount of treatment, but the worst ankle injuries can lead to deformation and even amputation. At Accident Advice Helpline, we have helped scores of people to….

    The symptoms of an ankle injury


    Are you experiencing the symptoms of an ankle injury? Have you hurt your ankle in an accident that was someone else’s fault? If so, talk to Accident Advice Helpline to find out more about getting compensation. Some of the main symptoms of ankle injuries include bruising, tenderness, swelling and loss of function. Ankle injuries can….

    Treating an ankle injury


    At Accident Advice Helpline, we can provide the legal representation you need if you’ve been suffering from an ankle injury that wasn’t your fault. As long as the accident was caused by someone else’s negligence or recklessness, you have seen a medical professional about it and it happened in the last three years, there’s a….

    How you could develop an ankle injury


    Are you wondering how you could develop an ankle injury? There are many ways you could find yourself suffering from this type of injury. At Accident Advice Helpline, we have vast experience when it comes to dealing with claims for ankle injuries and are waiting to hear from you right now if you do think….

    When will a fractured ankle heal?


    A broken ankle is a comparatively common injury, frequently happening after the joint has been twisted – often in a sporting injury, an accident or a fall. If you think you may have broken your ankle, you need to get treated as quickly as you can by the closest A & E hospital department. Often,….

    Broken Ankle Compensation Payouts


    ContentsSymptoms and recoveryHow might a broken ankle occur?Lifestyle changesAre you entitled to a typical broken ankle compensation payout?Get some advice from Accident Advice Helpline todayA broken ankle or a fractured ankle… both terms point to the same painful injury that means you’ll have to be off the affected foot for several weeks while the break….

    Sprained ankle recovery time


    There are a thousand ways to sprain your ankle, but the result is always the same: Pain. In minor cases, a sprain will cause your foot and ankle to swell, making it difficult to walk normally and perform your usual tasks. In more extreme cases you can completely or partially tear a ligament, leaving you….

    Chipped a bone in your ankle


    Have you chipped a bone in your ankle? No doubt there is lot of pain involved, and because it endures, it may feel worse than when it actually happened. There are many different ways that you could have chipped a bone in your ankle, and lots of different accident types that could have led to….

    How much compensation for a sprained ankle?


    Sprained ankles are a pain!  How much compensation will I get for a sprained ankle? You cannot bear your own weight. You can’t even comfortably operate the pedals on your car. And forget about taking part in your favourite sport! And now you are wondering ‘How much compensation will I get for a sprained ankle?’ If….

    How much is a broken ankle claim worth?


    A broken ankle is painful. However it is also very inconvenient. You cannot bear your own weight. You can’t drive, walk or move around easily. And now you are wondering ‘How much is a broken ankle claim worth?’. If you have suffered a broken ankle and it was not your fault, Accident Advice Helpline may be able….

    Can I claim compensation for a sprained ankle?


    If you have sprained your ankle you could be in difficulty! You cannot bear your own weight. You can’t walk, drive or move about comfortably. Now you are wondering ‘Can I claim compensation for a sprained ankle?’ If you have suffered a sprained ankle and it was not your fault, Accident Advice Helpline may be….

    Compensation for a fractured ankle


    How much can I claim in compensation for a fractured ankle? The law states that if you are injured or fall ill and it was somebody else’s fault then you are entitled to seek compensation for the pain, physical, emotional and financial, that you have endured as a result of your ailment. This begs the….

    Damaged ankle ligaments


    Sprained or damaged ankles are separated into three levels: mild, moderate and severe. The lowest level of damage causes minimal pain and no loss of ability to put weight on the injured foot, whilst the most severe is usually a complete tear of a ligament which means a complete loss of ability to put weight on….

    Help I’ve Sprained My Ankle


    Help I’ve Sprained My Ankle — What Next? If you think that you may have sprained your ankle, there are a number of steps you can take to ensure the damage is taken care of as soon as possible. If you have sprained your ankle and the accident was not your fault, you may also….

    Value of a broken ankle claim


    If you have ever suffered from a broken ankle, then you will know that it is a very painful and hugely infuriating complaint that can take a frustratingly long time to heal. What you may not know, however, is that you may have be entitled to seek compensation for this. When can you claim for….

    How much compensation for a broken ankle?


    Are you wondering how much compensation for a broken ankle you’d get? You may have sustained a broken ankle in an accident that was no fault of yours and be wondering: “how much compensation can I claim for it?” You may have injured it in a slip, trip or fall, or in a road accident. Wherever….

    Compensation value for a sprained ankle


    Sprained ankles are a pain! You have injured your ankle. You cannot bear your own weight. You can’t even comfortably operate the pedals on your car. And forget about taking part in your favourite sport! And now you are wondering, what is the compensation value for a sprained ankle? If you have suffered a sprained ankle….

    The healing process of damaged ligaments in ankle


    If you are a sports enthusiast you may suffer from a sprained ankle, which may cause damage to the ligaments in your ankle. You can sprain your ankle if you trip or fall too, and if your foot twists inwards, then you can damage the ligaments in your ankle. What to do when you sprain….

    Broken ankles injuries claims


    There is no end to the injuries that can happen in accidents some of them more serious than others. Broken bones are a very common injury, and at some point we have all seen someone with their foot in a plaster cast, struggling on crutches. This is often because they have broken an ankle, but….

    Dislocated ankle with fracture


    Dealing with a dislocated ankle with fracture What is a dislocated ankle with fracture?  And how do you deal with a dislocated ankle with fracture – is it different to a general ankle with fracture? What is a dislocated ankle with fracture? A dislocated ankle with fracture is just like any other fractured or broken ankle,….

    Ankle injury compensation advice


    Useful ankle injury compensation advice An ankle injury is very debilitating and it can be caused by any number of factors. Something as simple as a trip or a fall can result in a painful injury that makes it difficult to walk, work or concentrate. They can happen to anyone, but the trauma that results….


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