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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

    Accident claim compensation for a road injury


    When someone has been in an accident, there are a lot of things that can happen to them. They may have one of a number of different injuries to their body due to the accident.  Below are some of the injuries someone might have because of their accident, and could be why they want to make an accident claim compensation for a road injury.

    Accident claim compensation for a road injury – abdominal pain following your car accident

    If you have pain in your abdomen after your car accident, this could be because of internal injuries that you suffered, including internal bleeding, damage to your internal organs like your liver or kidneys, broken ribs, a spleen that’s ruptured, or an abdominal aorta that’s ruptured. The aforementioned injuries can have very serious consequences if you have them, so you need to get medical treatment right away.

    Accident claim compensation for a road injury – pain in your lungs after your car accident

    If you have pain in your lungs after you’ve had a car accident, you may have a punctured lung. You may have a pneumothorax, which may happen when your lungs membrane has been punctured. This generally happens because you have a broken rib which has gone through your lung. If you have this, your lung might collapse and you may have severe or possibly fatal conditions if it’s not treated.

    Accident claim compensation for a road injury – pain in your heart after your car accident

    If you have pain in your heart after you’ve been in an accident, there could be damage to your heart. This may have happened because there was extreme impact which if in your chest can be very severe and at times can even kill you. If you have any kind of chest pains after you’ve been in an accident, it’s essential that you are checked out by a doctor or hospital to ensure that if you have a serious injury that it’s taken care of right away.

    These are some of the things that could happen when you are in a road accident. If you have been in an accident and you want to make a claim for your injuries, you need to find a solicitor. If you want some help then call Accident Advice Helpine on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone for free, no-obligation advice about making a claim., We have many solicitors on staff and they can help you with your claim. They have a lot of experience and they will do the best they can for you.

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    Date Published: 11th April 2017

    Author: Jan Newell

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