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Arthritis Injury Compensation Claim
If you want to start a claim for Arthritis compensation then you should discuss your case with a specialist lawyer who deals with Arthritis cases such as Tylers Solicitors. This will ensure that your Arthritis compensation claim has the best chance of success, because Tylers Solicitors have the competence and professional expertise required to process a claim for Salmonella injury sufferers.
If you want to proceed with your Arthritis compensation claim then you should call Tylers Solicitors (freephone) on 0800 699 0079 who can then proceed to talk you through your Arthritis compensation claim. Alternatively, if you are on your mobile phone, you can call 0333 577 0320, which is free to call with free minutes on your mobile phone. We are a no win no fee Arthritis personal injury solicitors.
What is Arthritis?
Arthritis or Osteoarthritis is a medical condition that tends to develop when the cartilage within a specific joint wears down as a result of repeated pressure or injury.
Joints move easily and smoothly when the cartilage is in tact however; when worn down the bones increase in size and weight in conjunction with this affects your mobility and movement. Arthritis results in pain ranging between mild, moderate and severe alongside stiffness and difficulty moving.
The effects of arthritis are most common in the hips, elbows, knees, wrists and fingers. If you suffer from arthritis and having developed this condition as a result of an injury, excessive force from a job or general circumstances which wasn’t your fault, then you may be eligible to receive compensation for this condition.
What Kinds of Activities are associated with Arthritis?
Types of activities that are known to cause arthritis include:
- Using percussive tool or machinery
- Performing actions which strain the joints
- Actions that are repetitive and forceful
- An impact that is repetitive on a joint
Please note: the above are a condensed list of examples of arthritis causes. Arthritis can occur for a wide range of reasons of which your doctor will be able to conclude.
What types of Arthritis injuries can you claim compensation for?
Arthritis that is a result of an injury,accidental or purposeful and is often caused by sport injury or work related injuries. If you’re suffering from arthritis due to circumstances which weren’t your fault, you may qualify for a claims assessment.
Contact Tylers solicitors today and learn your rights with the support of experienced qualified solicitors.
How much compensation can you claim for an Arthritis injury?
A payout for compensation is based on the type and severity of an injury. Payouts vary from case to case and the more severe the injury, the greater the compensation and vice versa.
Also, if the injury obtained caused a loss of earning, you can add this to your complaint. Scenarios such as this can increase your compensation.
Contacting Tylers Solicitors can give you a clearer insight into the amount of compensation you’re entitled to as we’re able to weigh the injuries obtained, alongside the circumstances, loss in earnings and any other mitigating factors and make an educated judgement on the amount of money you should expect to receive.
How to tell the symptoms & how to get diagnosed?
Symptoms of arthritis include:
- Pain around one or more joints
- Muscle weakness
A diagnosis can be made by blood tests, an x-ray (to show abnormalities or damage) or an MRI which will detect early problems and show any inflammation. All of these tests can be ordered and performed by your doctor or alternative healthcare professional.
Are you a ‘No Win, No Fee’ Arthritis injury compensation claims solicitor?
Another term for this is a conditional fee arrangement. This means there is an agreement between both the solicitor and the client stating that if the legal case is unsuccessful, the client will pay no legal fees. This is extremely beneficial to the client as it takes the risks out of a claim with no unexpected costs or upfront fees.
Where can I find out more information about Arthritis injuries?
More information about arthritis and arthritis compensation claims can be sourced from Tylers Solicitors direct.
Here at Tylers Solicitors, we house a friendly team who specialise in medical negligence and personal injury claims and we welcome your calls. No case too big or small: we’re always happy to help!
How to make an Arthritis injury compensation claim?
Once you decide upon a lawyer or solicitor to represent your case, he/she will gather evidence, evaluate the situation and calculate your losses before contacting other parties. At times, individuals seek the advice from a medical expert as well before contacting other parties. When the other party is contacted, if the defendant accepts the claim, your solicitor or lawyer will negotiate a payout for you. However, if the defendant disputes the claim, your case will go to court and a decision will be made there. The length of time this process takes can vary as every case is different.
How long until I can claim compensation for an Arthritis injury?
As of now there is a 3 year time limit for personal injury claims to begin from the date of the discovered incident or diagnosis. However, this may vary if the injury is the result of your workplace; seek advice from your solicitor/lawyer in this event.
Arthritis can be a debilitating condition and has the potential to affect your ability to function on a daily basis. It can restrict movement and if serious enough, can force you to seek a new job or cause you to leave the workforce altogether. If you feel you have a legal claim and need representation from a solicitor or lawyer, make initial contact in a timely manner to expedite your claims process and stay within the guidelines to make an arthritis injury claim.
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