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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Legal help with fractured skull long-term effects

    Any injury can lead to long-term effects, just as it could lead to a full recovery over time. With fractured skull long-term effects, a person’s whole life and demeanour can change. A fractured skull could leave someone with a degree of brain damage, for example. This could mean forgetfulness, an inability to understand the world around them, or even severe brain damage. Fortunately, most people recover well from a fractured skull, but a lot will depend on the type of fracture they suffered, and the extent of any additional injuries they had.

    It is always wise to speak with a legal representative when you have had a head injury of this nature. This is advisable in situations where injuries have occurred because of negligence. For example, if you fell from height at work because you were not properly protected, your employer may have been negligent in allowing the circumstances to exist where the accident happened.

    Exploring fractured skull long-term effects

    Not everyone who suffers this injury has any lasting effects from it. However, others may suffer from memory loss, headaches, seizures, and many other symptoms as well. Not everyone will suffer from all the symptoms, and some patients may find their symptoms are worse than those suffered by others in a similar situation.

    If you were not at fault for causing your head injury, it can be very difficult to cope with these changes to your life. Getting advice wherever you can is essential in helping you move forward and get on with your life.

    Talk to someone who can help you

    If you are going through fractured skull long-term effects now, you will understand how emotional a time this can be, and how difficult it can be to adjust to your new normal. You may also think back to the accident and how it happened. Even if you have trouble recalling the incident, it is advisable to speak with someone who can help you assess what happened and whether it was due to negligence.

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    Accident Advice Helpline is your best port of call in this instance. With our help, you can find out whether a no-win, no-fee* claim could work out for you. It could make a big difference in your life, so call now on 0800 689 0500 or on 0333 500 0993 from your mobile to find out more.

    Date Published: April 10, 2017

    Author: Rob Steen

    Category: Head injury claim

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