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Scaphoid Fracture compensation amounts
Scaphoid Fracture Compensation Claim Information
It is common to have an accident when working with some items, nevertheless, when an accident occurs you need to receive proper treatment and safety precautions should be taken. Your hands are the most used parts of your body and the wrist joint is the most vulnerable, especially if you are carrying heavy items. When your wrist joint is broken, due to a fall or a heavy material falling on it, you could develop Scaphoid fracture, which will affect your normal working environment due to the dislocation.
How do Scaphoid Fracture accident claims happen?
This is when the scaphoid bone has broken or dislocated due to a collision with an object. The result could be lethal, if not treated early enough. The fracture will normally affect the wrist area and the thumb base, which might also swell.
Can I make a Scaphoid Fracture accident claim?
Whatever injury you’ve suffered as a result of heavy handling, get in touch today. Our legal team can work with you no matter what kind of injury you’ve suffered. Whether you’ve suffered the injury at work or out of work, we are here for you.
How do I make a Scaphoid Fracture compensation claim?
If you have fractured or even broken your scaphoid at work and it wasn’t your fault call Tylers Solicitors today on 0800 699 0079. You can also use our simple online contact form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.
What accident claims can Scaphoid Fracture's cover?
If you’ve been unfortunate enough to suffer any kind of physical injury, our team are here for you. Our no-win, no-fee legal experts can help you to make any kind of claim for personal injury compensation. Whatever kind of scaphoid fracture you might have suffered, we are here for you.
Thanks to our many years of experience, we can work to get you the compensation you need to move on with your life. Whether you were an unfortunate customer, or an employee that suffered a workplace injury, you could be eligible to claim compensation.
Scaphoid Fracture Compensation Amounts
If you have had an injury with a scaphoid fracture at work 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 Scaphoid Fracture Amounts
|If you are a victim on minimal displaced fractures which have required a bandage to help the fracture for a matter of weeks or more, then you could be entitled to make a claim.|
|£2,810 to £3,790|
Moderate Scaphoid Fracture Amounts
|Where recovery from fracture or soft tissue injury takes longer but is complete, you may be entitled to more compensation than just the minor amount.|
|Up to £8,160|
Serious Scaphoid Fracture Amounts
|These are injuries resulting in significant and permanent disability but some useful movement still remains|
|£19,530 to £31,220|
Severe Scaphoid Fracture Amounts
|Injuries resulting in complete loss of function in the wrist, such as where arthrodesis has been performed.|
|£37,960 to £47,720|
Frequently Asked Questions
How long until I can make a scaphoid fracture injury compensation claim?
The signs might vary from one person to another, however, if you feel any uncommon pain and you have been diagnosed of the scaphoid fracture, you will need to see a solicitor within 14 days. This will also help to reduce the chances of making the fracture more serious.
No win, no fee scaphoid fracture accident claims solicitors.
Tylers Solicitors are no win, no fee accident claims solicitors, which means if you lose your case against scaphoid fracture 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 incident with a scaphoid fracture in the work place, 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 a fractured scaphoid?
Since the scaphoid bone will be broken, you will most likely expect to feel pain around the wrist. You may also experience swelling around the fractured area. It should be noted that the early symptoms might seem like a slight sprain of the wrist. Therefore, if you have sensed the unusual pain or swelling around your wrist, you will need to visit your doctor early enough to avoid further complications. At the hospital, the most apparent method is the use of an X-ray. You will receive a bone scan, which will determine if the bone is dislocated, broken or not.
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We accept Nationwide scaphoid fracture 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 accident with a scaphoid fracture at work. If you would like to contact us about claiming compensation then telephone 0800 699 0079 today for a no obligation chat.