Been injured in an accident that your fault? Already taken 100% no win no fee action and received an accident at work claim in Burnley compensation pay-out? Feel that the money you won was insufficient to meet the costs that you have had to meet as a result of being injured? If you answered yes to all of these questions, there will be a chance that you might well be able to make an application to have your compensation increased.
This might be the case if the injuries you suffered have turned out to be worse than they were originally thought to be at the time that you won your pay-out, or if the 100% no win no fee personal injury law firm that represented you made a hash of your case, causing you to be paid less accident at work claim in Burnley compensation than you should have received.
Payouts for accident at work claims in Burnley
As well as damages for any injury you suffered, accident at work claim in Burnley compensation pay-outs are also supposed to cover any expenses you are put to as a result of being injured. These might relate to medical treatment you require, alternations to your home or any extra help you are forced to hire to help look after your home and your family while you are recovering. You can also seek to recover lost income too.
If it transpires sometime after you won a pay-out that the expenses you are going to be forced to meet might be a little higher than was first assumed, or if you are going to unable to get back to work and lose further income, you might be able to go back to the courts to request a further pay-out.
Why should you foot the bill just because medical professionals or the courts got it wrong? If you’re going to be put to more expense than was assumed when you first made an application for accident at work claim in Burnley compensation, it’s only right that you should have the right to seek to retrieve this from the negligent party that was responsible for you getting hurt.
Talk to the experts
If you feel as though you were short-changed by your initial accident at work claim in Burnley compensation pay-out or have had to meet further expense as a result of being injured since you claimed, get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline on one of the above numbers today to find out if there might be a chance that you could make an application to have your accident at work claim in Burnley compensation increased. Calls are free, and lines are open 24 hours a day.