The British Pain Society states that more than two fifths of the UK population are experiencing chronic pain.
They explain that 28 million adults are living with pain that has lasted for three months or longer.
Our leading chronic pain claims solicitors are here to help you claim the compensation you deserve. Whether your chronic pain was caused by an accident, assault or even a hospital accident, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Contact us today for free legal advice from our expert solicitors.
No Win No Fee chronic pain claims solicitors
All our chronic pain cases are conducted on a No Win No Fee basis, meaning we only take a fee if we win compensation on your behalf, therefore there is no financial risk to you.
Chronic pain explained
Difficult to diagnose, difficult to explain and even more difficult to cure, chronic pain is a burden to its victims. NHS defines chronic pain as pain that carries on for longer than 12 weeks despite medication or treatment.
Our claims solicitors have already been able to help many victims suffering from chronic pain. We understand that an injury doesn’t have to be visible to be real. Even if you have been told that the pain you are feeling is psychological, medical science now fully accepts that chronic pain has many causes.
Most common causes and types of chronic pain
It’s now well understood that while previous injuries can lead to chronic pain, there are a number of other medical conditions that may be responsible. These include:
- Chronic pain syndrome
- Complex regional pain syndrome
- Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)
- Somatoform disorder
There are all kinds of scenarios that can lead to chronic pain. Here are the most common causes:
What can I claim for?
If you have experienced a personal injury, you can claim compensation for the following:
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of earnings
- Hospital visits
- Medical expenses
- Rehabilitation that may help to ease the pain
I have discovered that yoga helps to ease my chronic pain. Can I claim compensation for classes and courses?
Yes. If a medical expert suggests that you should take part in specific exercise classes which are good rehabilitation methods that may help you to ease the pain, we may be able to include the cost in the claim for compensation.
What is my chronic pain compensation claim worth?
It depends on the cause of your chronic pain and the impact it has on your life. If your injury was caused due to someone else’s negligence, your claim for pain and suffering could be worth as much as £73,670. For more information call us on freephone 0800 083 5045 or try our online personal injury claims calculator.