With so many people travelling around there may be accidents in which there are blameless victims who are injured. If you are one of these, you may like to make use of an expert injury lawyer in Milngavie.
A wrist fracture is caused by the twisting of or an impact to the wrist, and quite often happens when people are involved in a road traffic accident, or some other sort of accident that creates a fall or nasty bang to the wrist area.
A wrist fracture
If your wrist fracture is a clean break, you may hear a snap or crack as it happens, but if not other symptoms are:
- Soreness and tenderness
- Severe pain
- Bleeding, if the fracture has damaged the skin or tissue surrounding it
Treatment will differ depending on how severe the injury is, and the age of the patient. The bones of a child heal much quicker than the bones of an elderly person, but they are inclined to break more easily. Generally treatment would include:
- An x-ray, complicated fractures may need an MRI, CT scan or bone scan
- In the case of a minor fracture – a plaster cast to hold the bone ends together
- In more sever cases – surgery may be needed to insert pins, rods, plates or screws.
- A sling to secure the arm to the chest
Call Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline is where you should go after an accident. We were established in 2000 to give access to justice for faultless victims of accidents who are looking for an expert injury lawyer in Milngavie. In 1998, legal aid for personal injury compensation claims was abolished so we operate on a no-win no-fee* basis, and if we do not, by any unlikely chance, win your case you will not have to pay us a penny in fees.Open Claim Calculator
For over 16 years we have been helping blameless victims, injured in all types of accidents, to claim the compensation due to them. We have assisted numerous thousands of people, among them many with a wrist fracture, with their personal injury compensation claims.
Your questions will be answered by our friendly advisors, who can also help you assess your claim.
Compensation can be claimed if:
- You did not cause your accident.
- Your injuries received medical attention.
- Your accident happened in the last 3 years.
Call today if you need an expert injury lawyer in Milngavie
To discuss your claim just call 0800 689 0500 free from a landline or call 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone.
Our advisors can explain how an expert injury lawyer in Milngavie can help you and explain the claims process. The decision to claim is your so call us now for free, no-obligation advice.