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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

    Law firm in Waltham Forest

    Personal Injury Solicitors in Waltham Forest

    How to prepare your life for surgery and find a law firm to claim compensation

    If you know that you are going to have to have surgery then this can actually be a good thing. Knowing in advance that you will have to have surgery and then take time to recover from it offers you the chance to prepare your life in advance so that when you come out of surgery things are easier on you.

    Although it is scary to know that you are going to have to have surgery, being prepared can help the recovery process a great deal, meaning that when you come out of surgery you know that things are going to be easier for you.

    • Let work know. Speak to your employer before you do anything else, to let them know that you are going to be off work for a little while, and what your limitations are likely to be when you return. With this off your mind you should be able to deal with everything else more easily.
    • Prepare your home. Try to think about what your physical limitations will be after your surgery and prepare your home for this, so that you can reach everything you need to, and do almost all of the household tasks you were able to do before your surgery.
    • Let friends and family know. Let everyone close to you know that you will be having surgery so that they can offer help if they are able, or simply offer support in the form of a listening ear or anything else they can provide. You need to support of loved ones more than ever in this time.
    • Speak to children. If you have children, it is very important that you prepare them for what is going to happen, that they need to be less rough with you for a while and not to be afraid when you come back. An upset child can really hamper your recovery process.

    Claiming compensation through a law firm in Waltham Forest

    If you are going into surgery because of an accident which was someone else’s fault, you may want to look into using a law firm in Waltham Forest to claim compensation. If you claim compensation through a law firm in Waltham Forest then you will have some financial support during your recovery process.

    Using a law firm in Waltham Forest will also mean that you shouldn’t have to go to court. Alternatively, you can call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 to speak to the team about your accident and find out whether or not you can make a claim for compensation. You will then be passed over to an experienced injury lawyer who will work with you on a 100% no win no fee* basis to get you the compensation you deserve.

    Date Published: 11th July 2014

    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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    No-Win No-Fee: *Subject to insurance costs. Fee payable if case not pursued at client's request.