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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."

    Esther Rantzen

    Injury lawyers in Leigh

    Can you obtain compensation for cracked ribs?

    Although a broken rib isn’t always considered a serious injury, it is likely to cause a lot of pain. Whilst most people with a fractured or broken rib won’t experience complications, it is possible that a more serious injury may arise as a result of the harm you’ve suffered so you should seek medical help as quickly as possible.

    A broken rib can cause a puncture in your lung, for example, and this could result in a life-threatening medical emergency. By accessing medical help quickly, doctors can diagnose your injury and confirm that you’re not at risk of complications occurring.

    In addition to this, they can prescribe appropriate medication which should help to reduce the amount of pain you’re in.

    Claiming compensation with injury lawyers in Leigh

    If you’ve experienced a broken rib as a result of an accident that wasn’t your fault, injury lawyers in Leigh could help you to take legal action against the person or company responsible. Unfortunately, this type of injury can take quite a while to heal and you may be inconvenienced whilst you’re recovering.

    You may be unable to work, for example, and it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to drive as your mobility could be limited by the pain. Due to this, a broken or fractured rib can disrupt your lifestyle quite considerably.

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    By making a compensation claim with injury lawyers in Leigh, you can ensure that you obtain compensation for the harm you’ve suffered and the inconvenience you’ve experienced. If you’ve lost wages because you’ve been unable to work, for example, you should be able to claim these back when you take legal action.

    Is it easy to make a claim?

    People often assume that making a claim with injury lawyers in Leigh is very complicated but obtaining compensation doesn’t have to be difficult at all. At Accident Advice Helpline, we help claimants to obtain over £35 million in compensation each year and we may be able to help you too.

    To find out more about making a claim with us, get in touch with our personal injury advisers today and we’ll provide you with free no-obligation advice.

    Contact Accident Advice Helpline now

    If you do decide that you want to take action with us, we can help you on a no-win, no-fee basis so they’ll be no upfront fees to pay. Why wait? To access more information today, contact us on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile and we’ll do everything we can to help.

    Date Published: 27th November 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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