Dealing with a head or brain injury
A head or brain injury sustained as a result of an accident can have a devastating, life-changing impact on a person. The changes that need to be made to someone’s life following a head injury can range from loss of memory, tiredness, inability to work and loss of confidence to complete debilitation and the potential need for 24 hour care.
Do you need help to claim head injury compensation?
We see cases where head or brain injuries have been sustained in road traffic accidents, industrial incidents and even holiday and pleasure park accidents. We are able to help secure a head injury compensation award that takes into account both the daily impact on a person, such as care needs, transport and work adjustments, as well as the trauma and loss of quality of life that a head or brain injury can cause.
A head injury compensation award can pay for the adjustments you need to make to your everyday life more normal and put you in a position where you are able to concentrate on your recovery and rehabilitation.
How much will my head injury compensation award be?
Head injury compensation is a highly individual area of personal injury law. Your head injury compensation award will be different than any previous claims, because the impact on you will be unique. We can match you to a specialist solicitor who will help you understand the impact of your injury on your life now and far into the future. Your solicitor will help you plan the care you will need throughout your recovery process, what support you need to regain your independence and the difference your injury has had on your life, work, family and friends. You will agree a head injury compensation claim figure together and then your solicitor will approach the party that was responsible for your accident. Throughout this whole process, our advice line will be there for you. We will work with you and your solicitor to make sure that your case is as easy as possible with you and we will take every opportunity to shoulder the burden for you, by completing any paperwork, scheduling appointments and assessments and generally being there to support and guide you.
How much will my head injury compensation case cost me?
We understand that head injury compensation cases can be complex. You will need specialist advice and support to get the best outcome for your circumstances, but you don’t need to find money to access that support. All of our cases are taken on a ‘no win, no fee’ basis. There’s no fee to pay to access our support. Any fees that are due to your specialist solicitor will be met at the time of the compensation award. Call us on our 24 hour helpline for free, professional advice on your circumstances and the options open to you. Call us on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone.
Date Published: 30th September 2012
Author: David Brown