Have you thought about hand injury compensation? When you injure your hand, the priority is to seek medical attention, particularly if you are in a lot of pain or you clearly have an injury. For example, you might hear bones grating if you’ve fractured a bone, or you may have lost feeling in part of your hand.
It is only usually much later that you think of the possibility of claiming anything. This would only be a possibility if you know someone else caused your accident to happen. Sometimes, this is easy to ascertain. You may have been knocked down while using a crossing, for instance, or you might have been knocked off your bike by an inattentive car driver.
Other examples of situations where you might receive hand injuries
If anyone has ever slammed a car door shut on your hand or fingers, you’ll know how incredibly painful this is. It is almost guaranteed to break one or more fingers, and they will likely display severe bruising within a few short hours, too.
Other hand injuries might include sprains or cuts caused by a fall whereby you put your hands out to try and save yourself. Another example would be severe grazes caused in a fall. So, you can see there are all kinds of injuries you could potentially end up with in any accident.
Could you claim hand injury compensation?
To find out, you need only make a single phone call. Many people assume getting legal help with compensation claims is going to be difficult, but nothing could be further from the truth. You are entitled to no-obligation advice when you call us, and since we operate on a no-win, no-fee basis with all claims, you’re never in doubt of where you stand.
If you’d like to know more about hand injury compensation, pick up the phone now and call 0800 689 0500 to get through to Accident Advice Helpline, or call 0333 500 0993 from your mobile. One of our advisors will take your call and take your details, too. Once they know what happened to you, they will know whether a compensation claim might be advisable. You typically have three years from the date your accident happened to make this claim, so the sooner you call us, the sooner you will be able to find out more details.
Date Published: April 10, 2017
Author: Rob Steen