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Serious injury claims

Serious injuries can be life changing and incredibly distressing, and if you have suffered a severe injury that wasn’t your fault, you could be entitled to make a serious injury claim.

Serious injury claim information and advice

If you have any questions or need expert advice about accident claims and compensation for your serious injury claims, talk to one of our friendly, legally trained advisors now, on 0800 689 5659.


Have you suffered a serious injury?

Having an accident can be very distressing – and it’s even worse if you suffer a severe injury that may affect you for months, years, or the rest of your life.

A serious or life-changing injury is one that is likely to need lengthy or ongoing medical treatment, and time spent in hospital. It may mean you have to take significant amounts of time off work, or stop working altogether.

Suffering a serious injury can be devastating, not only for the person affected but also for family and friends. It’s often hard to deal with changed circumstances, both physically and emotionally.

We can support you. We make it simple to get the right advice and help, with just one free phone call. Our support will help you to recover more quickly.


Why claim for a serious injury?

A serious injury is likely to make a big impact on your daily life and activities. It can stop you from working, being independent, looking after your family, and doing the things you enjoy.

Treating a serious injury could be a lengthy process, involving hospital and specialist rehabilitation. It may cost time and money to put things right. Sadly, in some cases, a serious injury can be life changing.

If you need to take long periods off work, for treatment or to recover, you may find it difficult to keep up with the mortgage, rent or household bills. You might also have to depend on someone else to support you.


Serious injury immediate needs

If you’ve been in an accident and suffered a serious or life-changing injury, you may need help and support straightaway.

As well as medical treatment, you might need to adapt your home, pay urgent bills, or access counselling therapy.

With one simple, free phone call to 0800 689 5659, you can get our advice about whether you can claim for a serious injury, and benefit from an assessment of immediate needs. This will look at your treatment, rehabilitation and care, and also at what you need to adapt: equipment, aids, transport and home environment, for example.

We may be able to arrange a short-term interim payment to help you adjust and start to rebuild your life after your accident.


What is serious injury?

Serious injuries, or catastrophic injuries as they can also be known as, can have a devastating and lasting effect on you and your family. Often requiring specialist care and support. A serious injury could be many things, some of the most common serious injuries are;

If you are unsure whether you or a member of your family has suffered a serious injury, to receive confidential advice please contact one of our specialists to discuss your serious injury claim by calling 0800 689 5659


Claiming on behalf of someone else

A serious injury can leave you dependent. Pain and trauma may make it difficult to take decisions that will affect your care later on.

If you have a family member, friend or loved one who has suffered a life-changing injury, you may want to help that person to claim compensation.

We can support you. Call us on 0800 689 5659 for confidential advice and our help to take the next steps.


Why choose Accident Advice Helpline?

As one of the UK’s leading compensation claim specialists, we work for thousands of people who have been injured through no fault of their own.

We take the time to get to know you as an individual. This helps us to address your issues and concerns in the best possible way, and give you a very personal service, one tailored and sensitive to your circumstances and needs.

Established in 2000, we’ve developed a breadth of expertise to help you make a successful claim. For example, we’ve developed deep relationships with the best healthcare experts. This means we can connect you with cutting-edge medical specialists, giving you the best chance for rehabilitation and recovery.

Our team of specialist solicitors – who deal with claims for brain injury, spine injury and amputation – will work hard to get you the best possible level of compensation. Sometimes this means securing large, staggered payments that can assist in providing support and rehabilitation. We will help you to claim compensation successfully, and get the right support to recover.

With one phone call to 0800 689 5659, you can get confidential advice and enlist our support in a range of areas. We work to understand what you need, then offer the best possible assistance.

We make it simple for you to get the right advice and claim for compensation.