Slips, trips or falls make for almost 40% of all non-fatal work accidents reported in the UK.
Unfortunately these accidents often cause foot injuries.
Our leading foot injury claims solicitors are here to help you claim the compensation you deserve. If you’ve suffered foot injury due to someone else’s negligence, contact us today for free legal advice from our expert solicitors.
No Win No Fee foot injury claims solicitors
Most of our foot injury 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.
Foot injuries explained
The human foot is complex with multiple possibilities of straining or fracturing part of it in an accident. Whether it is a sprained ankle, a serious bruising or a broken bone, if someone else's negligence resulted in your injury, you should talk to a personal injury claims solicitor.
Most common causes and types of foot injuries
There are all kinds of accidents that can cause a foot injury. Here are the most common causes:
- Accidents at work caused by trips or lack of safety shoes
- Slips, falls or trips, for example on a wet floor.
- Road traffic accidents, whether you were a driver, a passenger, a cyclist or a pedestrian
- Accidents during sports caused by dangerous tackles
These accidents result in different kind of foot injuries. Our clients most commonly seek compensation for:
- Sprained ankle
- Serious bruising
- Broken toes
- Broken bones
- Ruptured tendons
- Torn ligaments
What can I claim for?
If you have experienced a personal injury, you can claim compensation for the following:
- Loss of earnings
- Pain and suffering
- Hospital visits
- Medical expenses
- Prosthetics (if an amputation)
I slipped on a wet floor at my hotel whilst on holiday abroad. Can I claim compensation?
Yes. If we can prove that your hotel was negligent for your accident, we may be able to claim compensation, even if the hotel was in a different country. Claiming compensation may be different depending on the country you were in at the time of your accident. Please contact us for more information or visit accidents abroad.
A forklift truck ran over my foot at work causing a crushing injury. Can I claim compensation?
Yes. Your employer has a duty of care to protect you from harm. If proper health and safety measures have not been put in place to prevent you from suffering injury, you may have the right to compensation.
What is my foot injury compensation claim worth?
It completely depends on your injury 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 £176,660. For more information call us on freephone 0800 083 5045 or try our online personal injury claims calculator.