Dealing with the repercussions of a fall from height in Pontypool can be difficult, as these types of falls can leave you with very serious injuries. You might struggle to get back on your feet and back to work right away, which can leave you with financial difficulties, and your injuries may take a lot of treatment to recover from as well.
Here are some of the things that you can do after a fall from height to recover as quickly as possible.
Listen to your doctor
It can be tempting to stay in bed for weeks following a serious accident in which you have been badly injured, or you might feel that you want to get up and get back to work as soon as possible. Both of these things should only be done under the strict instruction of your doctor, who knows best what you need to be doing in order to get back to normal.
If you ignore your doctor’s instructions, you do risk your injuries getting worse rather than better.
Adapt your lifestyle
You may be able to get someone to come in and take care of you whilst you are still recovering from your fall, or you might have to simply get a housekeeper and childminder to come in once or twice a week to keep everything running smoothly.
Moving your bedroom downstairs so that you don’t have to try to navigate stairs and so on are all things that you can do to adjust your life and heal a little better.
Claiming for your fall from height in Pontypool
If you are looking to claim compensation after a fall from height in Pontypool which you believe was the fault of another person, you should look into working with an experienced injury lawyer who can make your claim for you, on your behalf.
If you do contact us and we think you have a case you will be teamed with an experienced injury lawyer working on a 100% no-win, no-fee basis to get your claim processed, and get you the compensation that you deserve. You will be kept updated regularly as your claim progresses, and may not even have to go to court.
Call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 from your landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile, or you can text “claim365” to 88010 to have someone from the team call you back. You will be able to discuss the details of your accident with the team and get help deciding whether or not you have a good case for a claim. Get in touch today if you’ve had a fall from height in Pontypool that was someone else’s fault.
Date Published: 20th September 2015
Author: David Brown