A broken bone in your leg takes around 12 weeks to heal, your shinbone can take up to 6 months to heal after an accident.
The healing of a leg injury can involve hospital visits and physiotherapy. It can lead to loss of earnings and medical expenses.
Our leading leg injury claims solicitors are here to help you claim the compensation you deserve. If you’ve suffered a leg injury due to someone else’s negligence, contact us today for free legal advice from our expert solicitors.
No Win No Fee leg injury claims solicitors
All our leg 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.
Leg injuries explained
In our day-to-day life, we rely heavily on our legs without even noticing. But even a mild injury can stop us from doing simple tasks. With a common leg injury, you may not be able to walk, stand or sit for multiple hours which may leave you unable to work. Whether it is a burn, a cut, a fracture or a repetitive strain injury, if someone else's negligence resulted in your injury, you should talk to a personal injury claims solicitor.
Most common causes and types of leg injuries
Car, motorbike and cycling accidents cause a lot of leg injuries, but they can also happen at work, as well as when you are playing sport. Some of the most common accidents we help seek compensation for include:
- Accident at work: stress fractures caused by repetitive movements or broken legs caused by slips trips and falls
- Slips trips and falls resulting in broken legs or broken ankles
- Car accidents: traumatic injuries caused by high speed car and motorbike accidents or even amputation, caused by severe car, motorbike or cycling accidents.
- Accidents during sport: injuries caused by reckless or violent tackles
These accidents result in different kinds of leg injuries. Our clients most commonly seek compensation for:
- Broken ankle
- Broken leg
- Broken shinbone
- Nerve damage
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
- Alteration to your home
- Medical expenses
I broke my leg in a work accident 2 years ago. Can I claim compensation?
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 £247,280. For more information call us on freephone 0800 083 5045 or try our online personal injury claims calculator.