If you a blameless victim of an accident in which you suffer a wrist injury as a result, then you may wish to make a personal injury compensation claim, using the solicitors in Highfield at Accident Advice Helpline to help you.
A wrist fracture can be the reason for using the solicitors in Highfield
Fracturing you wrist can happen in a number of ways. You could get a sudden impact to your wrist or it could twisted it in a funny way. Another way is for you to be in a car accident or a work accident which is often how these injuries are sustained.
However the accident happened, if it was the fault of someone else, the solicitors in Highfield can help you claim the compensation you are entitled to.
How you will know you have a wrist fracture
You will know if you fracture your wrist, because you sometimes hear the crack when you have a clean break, but other symptoms could be:
- Severe pain
- Bleeding, if the fracture has damaged the skin or tissue surrounding it
- Soreness and tenderness
How to treat a wrist fracture
For treatment to a fractured wrist could depend of how bad the break is and how old you are. This is because a child’s bones will heal quicker than and elderly persons. Although an elderly persons is more likely to break in the first place.
In general the treatment would include:
- A sling to secure the arm to the chest
- An x-ray
- Plaster cast
- Surgery to insert pins and rivets
Where to go if your wrist fracture was through no fault of your own
Accident Advice Helpline is where you should go to make your personal injury claim. We were established in 2000 to give access to justice for faultless victims of accidents, so they could use the solicitors in Highfield. In 1998, legal aid for personal injury compensation claims was abolished so we operate on a No Win No Fee basis, and if we do not, by any unlikely chance, win your case you will not have to pay us a penny.
For over 13 years we have been helping blameless victims, injured in all types of accidents, to claim the compensation due to them. We have assisted numerous thousands of people, among them many with a wrist fracture, with their personal injury compensation claims.
We are successful and thrive partly because of the ideals we adhere to, Integrity, Dependability, Reliability and Accountability, partly because of our in house solicitors and their expertise, partly because of our trained friendly advisers there to assist you at all times, and simply because all these factors combine to ensure we are the best.
On our website you can complete our 30-second test. This is designed to give you a rough estimate of the amount of compensation you may be awarded.
Or you can phone our freephone number and speak to one of our advisers for assistance. The helpline number is: 0800 689 0500, or: 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 8th April 2014
Author: David Brown