Need some expert advice on claiming in Wirral?
You may need expert advice on claiming in Wirral because you have a fractured foot caused in an accident that was not your fault. All 26 bones in our feet break quite easily if something is dropped on them, or they receive a sudden forceful impact. If this happens to you because of the actions of someone else, get the compensation you deserve by contacting Accident Advice Helpline.
Most broken bones happen because of accidents, and as with all broken bones, there are many causes, but a few that can create a fractured foot are:
- Kicking something hard
- Having something dropped on your foot
- Landing hard on your feet from a height
- Twisting you foot or ankle as you fall or slip
- A sudden impact to your foot
The initial pain of a broken foot is quite severe, but is will reduce fairly quickly. If there is any chance you have broken a bone in your foot, you should go to your local A & E for an X-ray, then you should think about contacting Accident Advice Helpline and getting some free no-obligation advice on claiming in Wirral.
Treating broken feet
How the foot is treated will depend on the severity of the break, but it could include:
- Crutches to keep the weight off the foot.
- Plaster cast
- A foot brace
- Broken toes can be treated by binding them to another toe, this is called buddy taping
- Ice to reduce the swelling
You should be guided by the doctor that treats you, as thinking you know better could cause more harm than good. The same applies when you are ready to make your personal injury claim, using the experts will give it a much better chance of success.
Free expert advice on claiming in Wirral is only a phone call away
Contacting Accident Advice Helpline is the easiest and most stress-free way of starting a personal injury claim. The accident is traumatic enough without having any more worries. Even finances need not be a consideration, as we will not ask you for any money to start work on your claim. If your claim is lost we won’t charge you any legal fees. We operate on a no-win, no-fee basis so claims are available to everyone regardless of personal wealth.
On our website there is a 30-second test which will let you know if you have a valid claim and give you an estimate of the amount you might receive.
Simply call us for on 0800 689 0500 from your landline. If you have a mobile dial 0333 500 0993 or text ‘claim365’ to 88010 and one of our experienced advisors will ring you back as soon as they can and give you advice on claiming in Wirral.
Date Published: 12th August 2014
Author: Emma Matthews