Most of us use our feet constantly throughout the day. Quite often our feet are working for us and we are not even aware of it. It is our feet that keep us balanced so we don’t keep falling over or lean to one side. Our feet are what supports our body weight and help our legs to move forward so that we can walk.
You may not realise it but constantly your feet are providing shock absorption for your entire body. If you are unlucky enough to damage one or both of your feet in an accident it will suddenly become apparent just how much you do use your feet and just how amazing they are.
Your feet can be injured in many different types of accidents in several different ways. In some cases you may just sustain a minor injury but often people sustain very serious injuries.
A mild foot injury would be something like: sprains, bruising, dislocation and muscles strains. Whereas a serious injury could be: fractures, ruptured tendons, puncture wounds, tissue damage and torn ligaments. Any injury to your feet no matter how mild can hurt and sometimes extremely painful. Feet injuries often mean that their victims are unable to walk for a period of rehabilitation and you may need to use crutches for anything from a few days up to a few weeks and even months.
A common way for feet to be injured is in road traffic accidents, and if you have sustained a foot injury in this or any other way that was not your fault, you should think about finding a lawyer to help you make Worcestershire car accident claims for your injury.
A foot injury that means you cannot walk and are off work can also give you extra financial costs such as transport, home help, lost earnings. All of these and more could be recovered for you by a lawyer if you make successful Worcestershire car accident claims.
How to make Worcestershire car accident claims for compensation against the responsible person
The Accident Advice Helpline is one of the U.K’s largest law firms solely specialising in personal injury claims. They have a team of friendly, professional and helpful advisor’s on hand to help you with every step of your claim.
The service works on a 100% no win no fee system which means we don’t win your case you will not have to pay a penny. Its easy to make a no obligation enquiry about a personal injury claim for any type of accident simply call the freephone helpline on 0800 180 4123 and talk to an advisor today. The advisor’s will check you meet the criteria to make a claim such as the accident must have happened in the last three years, been someone else’s fault and you must have received medical treatment for your injuries.
Date Published: 15th November 2014
Author: David Brown