Any injury sustained in a car accident can be life changing and very traumatic for its victims but one which involves damage to our face, can be one of the worst and most traumatic experiences a person can suffer. Most of us like to think that we are confident of our own bodies and if asked, would most likely say that they are not bothered about the way they look. But deep but down, I think we are all a little concerned about our appearance and the way we look. So if suddenly we are involved in a car accident that leaves us with facial injuries this can have a real impact on our self confidence.
Anyone who does sustain facial injuries in car accident should consider making a claim for your car crash in North East Derbyshire, if the accident was not their fault.
The potential for injury in a car crash is huge. Some injuries that people might make a car crash in North East Derbyshire claim for are:
- Broken bones in your face. This can not only be extremely painful but can also leave your face disfigured and you may even need constructive cosmetic surgery to fix the damage.
- Damage to your jaw and teeth. This could mean that you need a lot of expensive dental work, possibly even all new teeth.
- Cuts and lacerations, this can leave scars that need cosmetic surgery to be repaired with the use of a skin graph.
- Damage to your eyes, this has in some cases left people with temporary and even permanent sight loss.
The emotional trauma from a facial injury can also be included in car accident claims as in some cases the emotional trauma can be more serious and actually last longer than the actual physical injury. Emotional trauma can stop its victims from recovering as quickly as they would under normal circumstances, it can stop people from working, it often causes anxiety, loss of appetite and some people start to suffer from panic attacks.
If you are a victim of a facial injury, then you should find out about making car accident claims for personal injuries against the person who was to blame for the accident and your injuries. You may eligible to get back any earnings you have lost, they could pay for you to get private cosmetic treatment for your injury and even the specialist psychological help you need to get back to your old self.
How to make a claim for your car crash in North East Derbyshire
Just call up Accident Advice Helpline from a landline on 0800 689 0500 or from a mobile number 0333 500 0993 and talk through the details of your accident with a trained advisor.
Date Published: 13th December 2014
Author: David Brown