Claiming for a head injury in Wirral
Are you suffering from a head injury in Wirral? Although head and brain injuries are often classified together, they can range in severity. If a patient suffers a head injury they may merely suffer a mild concussion but they could also have sustained a more serious, life-threatening injury.
Even though many head injuries are relatively minor, they are always taken seriously by medical professionals. As it is often difficult to predict the consequences of a head injury, paramedics and doctors are always likely to take precautions when treating a patient who has sustained this type of injury. If, for example, you were hurt whilst playing sport and you lost consciousness for a short time, it’s likely that you will have simply suffered some form of a concussion. However, it’s likely that doctors will want to examine and assess you before concluding that a more serious injury hasn’t occurred.
When serious head injuries do occur, they can have life-changing consequences. In some cases, patients may be in a coma state and they may not regain consciousness for weeks and even months. As medical professionals are still researching comas and unconscious states, they often find it difficult to predict how a patient will be when he or she wakes up. Although many patients do wake up and regain full brain function within a relatively short space of time, some are left with long-term or permanent injuries.
Claim the compensation you are entitled to
As this type of injury is so serious, it can make it even more important to make a claim for compensation. If your injuries are likely to affect your day-to-day functioning, you ability to work is also likely to be affected. If you’re unable to work, your finances could be severely affected but making a claim for compensation in Wirral could help to restore your finances and could reduce financial stress following an injury. In addition to this, obtaining compensation in Wirral after an injury could help to fund any additional care or treatment that you may need.
If you’d like to learn more about making a claim for compensation in Wirral following this type of treatment, we’re happy to help. At Accident Advice Helpline we have over 15 years of experience in handling these type of claims and we regularly help claimants to obtain compensation.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline today
To find out more today, you can contact Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile phone. We’ll even provide free no-obligation advice so finding out more about making a claim for compensation for a head injury in Wirral won’t cost you dearly. Call Accident Advice Helpline now to find out more or to get your compensation claim started.
Date Published: 26th August 2014