You could very easily sustain an elbow injury in Salford road traffic accidents, as well as in many other ways. Until you have experienced an injury such as this, you do not always realise just how disabling it can be. Injuring your elbow can put your arm out of action for some time while it heals, making doing every day tasks for yourself difficult as well as the injury causing you pain.
Elbow injuries from Salford road traffic accidents are not funny
The elbow is the joint where the bone in our upper arms meets the two bones of our lower arm. The one in the upper arm is commonly referred to as our ’funny bone’, and most of us no how much that can hurt just from a knock. Certainly, anyone sustaining elbow injuries in Salford road traffic accidents will not be laughing, as the pain can be excruciating and they can take quite a while to heal.
Treating elbow injuries from Salford road traffic accidents
The treatment you receive will depend on the type of injury you have, it could be:
- A broken elbow joint, which doctors will want to look at closely in case there any loose fragments of bone.
- Tennis or golfers elbow, both of which develop over time of constant pressure and stress on the joint
- Students elbow, so called because it is caused by an excessive amount of time leaning on the elbows, and often happens to students while they are studying, but can also be a work related injury.
- Badly bruised elbows can be caused by a forceful blow
If you have sustained an elbow injury in an accident that was not your own fault, you could be entitled to compensation, and after you have seen the doctor to get the treatment you need, you should call Accident Advice Helpline to discuss making a personal injury claim.
Accident Advice Helpline is here to help with your personal injury claim
Accident Advice Helpline was established in 2000 to provide access to justice for the non-fault victims of accidents, and that is what we have done very successfully ever since. We have helped many thousands of claimants get the compensation they deserved for the suffering they have had to endure through no fault of their own.
We operate on a no win no fee basis. This is to put personal injury claims within the reach of everyone. You will not need to find any money to start your claim, or if your claim is not won.
On our website we have a 30-second test, so called because that is all it will take to give you some guidance as to the validity of your claim and the amount you may receive.
Our freephone helpline number is 0800 689 0500, and you will find it manned by friendly and professional advisors, who are their to give you all the information you need to decide if you want to make a personal injury compensation claim.
Date Published: 14th August 2014