Injury lawyers in Topsham
Topsham is a suburb of Exeter in the county of Devon. Topsham’s position offering a sheltered harbour to seagoing trade enabled it to thrive as a port, a centre for both fishing and shipbuilding. If you live in the area and have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you may be able to make a personal injury claim using injury lawyers in Topsham.
Using injury lawyers in Topsham to make a finger injury claim
It doesn’t matter how your finger injury happened — whether it’s in a car accident, at work or any other way, if the accident was not your fault then you may be able to make a personal injury claim using the services of injury lawyers in Topsham.
Finger injuries do not sound as though they would be very serious, but what if your finger was crushed in a piece of machinery or lost in some other sort of accident? Injuries this serious can have a huge effect on victims’ lives, and this is something that would have to be accounted for when making your personal injury claim.
Apart from claiming for the pain and suffering your injury has caused you, how long the injury is likely to affect you for needs to be looked at — will the effects be permanent or temporary? Aside from the pain, suffering, anxiety and stress you have endured, there are other material things for which you can claim, such as:
- Loss of earnings;
- Cost of care if you are no longer able to carry out normal everyday tasks for yourself;
- Medical treatment;
- Travel costs;
- Replacement of equipment and accessories that have been damaged; and
- Any other costs you have had to pay out because of the accident.
Every accident, every injury and every victim is different and treated as a unique entity, which is why victims with similar injuries can end up with totally different awards.
Making a personal injury compensation claim for a finger injury
If you have injured your finger in an accident that was not your fault and want to make a personal injury claim, you should contact Accident Advice Helpline. We have been dealing with personal injury claims for over 15 years and have the experience and knowledge you need on your side.
Accident Advice Helpline are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week – our friendly advisors are always there to assist you. They will provide you with free legal advice about making a claim and will then let you decide if you want to pursue the damages or not — that decision will be totally yours, no pressure form us. Our freephone number is 0800 80 4123, or you could complete our online 30-second test which will give you some idea as to the amount of compensation you can expect for your injury.
Date Published: 16th November 2013
Author: David Brown