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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."

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    Compensation for a broken rib


    Compensation for a broken rib

    What might you gain in compensation for a broken rib?

    Accidents can result in many different types of injury, some of which are fairly minor and others that are serious. A broken or fractured rib can be painful, if not debilitating. Unfortunately, there is a wide range of different accidents which could potentially result in a broken rib, such as:

    • A road accident, such as a car collision;
    • An accident in the workplace, such as being struck by a moving vehicle; and
    • A slip, trip or fall from height onto a hard surface.

    You may be wondering about what you could gain when it comes to compensation for a broken rib. Compensation from an injury claim is calculated based on a number of different factors, including the exact nature of the injury, its severity and how long it may take you to recover. As a result, there is no specific set amount of compensation that you would receive from pursuing a claim.

    However, it’s possible to get an estimate for the amount of compensation you can could gain, based on the circumstances of your accident. One way to do this is to use Accident Advice Helpline’s useful 30-second test, which is available for free on our website.

    The 30-second test consists of some simple and straightforward questions, which should take no time at all to answer. When you’re done, an estimate for the compensation you could receive is calculated based on your answers and provided to you completely free of charge, and with no obligation for you to begin a claim no matter what the results are.

    Compensation estimates cannot be guaranteed at this early stage of the process, so the next step is to get more information and advice from the experts in personal injury law, Accident Advice Helpline.

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    Get the compensation you deserve with Accident Advice Helpline

    Accident Advice Helpline are a law firm with more than a decade of experience across all kinds of accidents which could result in broken ribs. With our help, and that of an expert team of solicitors, you’ll get access to all the advice, information and representation you’ll need to win your claim and gain the compensation you’re entitled to by law. We work on a no win no fee basis, so if you don’t win your claim you won’t need to pay solicitors’ fees.

    Call Accident Advice Helpline today on 0800 689 0500 free from a landline, or on 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone, to talk to one of our helpful and friendly advisors.

    Date Published: 21st August 2013

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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