Have you injured your face after slipping, tripping or falling from height? Facial injuries from falling are not the first types of injuries which spring to mind after this type of accident, but they are more common than you might think. If you’ve hit your head on a desk after tripping and falling at work, or if you’ve fallen from scaffolding and suffered facial injuries, did you ever stop to think that you may be entitled to make a 100% no-win, no-fee claim for personal injury compensation? You’ll need the services of a reputable personal injury lawyer, and that’s where Accident Advice Helpline comes to the rescue.
What facial injuries from falling have you sustained?
Whether you have suffered facial injuries after falling down a flight of stairs at work or your elderly relative has sustained facial injuries from tripping on damaged pavement in the town centre, you could make a personal injury claim, provided somebody else was at fault for your accident. Common facial injuries from falling include:
- Facial fractures such as a fractured cheekbone or eye socket
- Eye injuries
- Facial nerve injuries which could lead to facial paralysis
- A broken nose
- Knocking out teeth
- Neck injuries
These types of injuries can range from minor injuries like bruises and lacerations to serious, life-changing injuries such as a facial nerve injury. However you have been injured, if you needed to seek medical advice after your accident then you could find yourself able to make a claim for compensation. Accident Advice Helpline’s advisors offer confidential, no-obligation advice, so you can get in touch with us at any time to find out if you have a viable claim.
Claiming personal injury compensation for facial injuries
Whether you have suffered minor or more serious injuries, you deserve to be compensated if somebody else caused your accident. It may be that your employer was at fault, or perhaps you suffered injuries on the street or in a public place. Even if you’re not sure who is to blame for your accident, you can get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline to find out more. We will be able to assess whether you are eligible to make a claim, and you could even find out how much compensation you could receive by taking the 30-second test on our website.
Call us today on 0800 689 0500 (or 0333 500 0993) to find out more about making a claim after your own accident or on behalf of a relative who has been seriously injured.
Date Published: April 10, 2017
Author: Rob Steen