Claiming for a head injury
Frizington is a village in Cumbria. Historically, it was a collection of farms and houses, but became a unified village as a result of the mining opportunities in the area. The inhabitants of Cumbria, just like anyone else in the UK, sometimes fall victim to accidents that were not their fault.
Some of those accidents result in serious injuries such as brain damage, which can change the life of the victim and those close to them forever. If you are in this situation, you may want to contact injury solicitors in Frizington and find out if you’ll be able to make a claim for compensation.
How can injury solicitors in Frizington help?
Severe brain injuries can be life-changing and if the victim is so badly injured they are not capable of dealing with a personal injury claim themselves, a family member could contact injury solicitors in Frizington on their behalf. It would not be fair for a brain injury victim to lose out on the compensation due to them because they are unable to deal with a claim on their own.
The changes that can happen to a brain injury victim
Brain injuries affect people in different ways, just like all injuries do. Some victims cope better than others but some of the effects they may experience are:
- A total loss of or altered speech
- Hot sweats
- Mood swings
- The attention span shortens
- They find it hard to concentrate
- Their memory can be affected
- Speed of thought
- The way they react emotionally can change dramatically
- General behavior changes
- Weakness or paralysis
- Difficulty with balancing
- Difficulty walking
- A lack of co-ordination
- They senses of smell taste and touch can change
- They can become very anxious and get depressed easily
- They can have problems with understanding or comprehending situations or what is being said to them
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
Accident Advice Helpline fully understands the trauma these type of injuries cause, not just for the victim, but for their family as well.
You will find our advisers to be friendly and compassionate, and we will guide you through all the necessary processes and make sure the claim is dealt with as quickly and efficiently as possible.
If you’d like to find out more about the benefits of working with injury solicitors in Frizington, contact us now on 0800 689 0500 or on 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile.
Alternatively, take our easy 30-second test and find out how much compensation injury solicitros in Frizington could help you to obtain.
Date Published: 17th December 2013
Author: David Brown