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- How do Head Injury claims happen?
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- How do I make a Head Injury compensation claim?
- Will I need a CT Scan after a Head Injury?
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Head Injury Accident Compensation Amounts
Head Injury Compensation Claim Information
Any kind of incident which results in damage to your head or brain can constitute a head injury. They can be caused by a wide range of events. Head wounds can also have a variety of symptoms which can have either long-term or short-term symptoms. When a head injury results in permanent damage, it can sometimes make it impossible to work or engage in social activities.
How do Head Injury claims happen?
Any head wounds have the potential to develop into something serious. It is important, therefore, that you make a personal injury compensation claim against the person responsible for your injury. Whether you’re suffering from a serious head injury, or a relatively minor one, the compensation that you receive could help you to get over the damage you’ve sustained and move on with your life.
Can I make a Head Injury accident claim?
If you have been unfortunate enough to suffer from a head injury is caused by a slip, trip or fall at work, traffic accident or an accident abroad, we are here for you.
How do I make a Head Injury compensation claim?
If you’ve suffered a head injury due to an accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be able to make a claim for compensation. Whatever kind of Head Injury compensation claims you’re looking to make, we are here to help. You can reach our experienced team directly by calling us on 0800 699 0079. You can also use our simple online contact form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.
Will I need a CT Scan after a Head Injury?
If you’ve suffered a serious head wound, you will need a CT scan. Computerised Tomography Scans (a CT scan) will help to determine the severity of your injury. After the CT scan, doctors will evaluate your condition and come up with a treatment plan.
Head Injury Accident Compensation Amounts
If you have had an accident that has resulted in a head injury and want to know the average amount of compensation you can claim, use our quick compensation calculator below to calculate the average compensation you will receive.
Minor Head Wounds
|If you have suffered from minor head wounds, it can still result in long-term health issues. They can prevent you from working or attending social events.|
|£1,675 to £10,000|
Minor Brain Damage
|If you are unfortunate enough to suffer from minor brain damage follow your accident which wasn’t your fault, you will be able to claim compensation.|
|£10,000 to £35,000|
Moderate Brain Damage
|Moderate head injuries can cause brain damage which affects memory, concentration, intellect and more. The amount you receive will depend on the severity of the damage you have received.|
|£35,000 to £177,000|
Severe Brain Damage
|If you have suffered from an accident that has caused severe brain damage. These injuries can cause the injured party to be disabled throughout their life. It can also cause them to be unable to understand the world around them.|
|£177,000 to £327,000|
Frequently Asked Questions
Can Head Injuries Be Treated?
How to Treat Minor Head Injuries?
Most minor head injuries can be treated with simple rest and recuperation. In some cases, you’ll prevent swelling with a cold compress. Aside from that, most minor brain injuries will recover on their own. If you suffer from any symptoms for longer than a few hours, or if they start to get worse, then you should go to the hospital just to be safe.
How to Treat Serious Head Injuries?
If you have suffered an open head injury or a severe closed head injury, then you need to go to a hospital as quickly as possible. Healthcare professionals will:
In many cases, doctors will recommend that you remain in the hospital for observation following a serious head injury.
No win, no fee Head Injury accident claims solicitors.
Tylers Solicitors are no win, no fee Head Injury accident claims solicitors, which means if you lose your case against another party, you do not pay us a fee.
Why choose Tylers Solicitors to start your compensation claim?
Tylers Solicitors will always strive to get you the maximum compensation amount possible for the injuries you have suffered after your accident, along with any loss of earnings and medical costs incurred.
We also value the solicitor/client relationship very highly throughout the claims process and believe that communication is the key to a successful compensation claim.
What are the Symptoms of Head Injuries in Children?
It can be much harder to identify a closed head injury in your child, especially if they haven’t learned to talk yet. Infants and younger children may not be able to communicate sensory problems or confusion. Some of the symptoms to look out for include:
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We accept Nationwide Head Injury compensation claims
No matter where you were injured in the UK, Tylers Solicitors are just a telephone call away from giving you expert advice about your head injury accident. If you would like to contact us about claiming compensation then telephone 0800 699 0079 today for a no obligation chat or simply fill out our online contact form.