Head Injury Compensation and Claims in Bristol & Avon
Make a Head Injury Claim in Bristol
Life after a head injury can sometimes have long-lasting affects, and also lead to disability. At Personal Injury Bristol we know that the changes to your life, or that of a family member can be really difficult to cope with even with professional and financial help.
Because of that our personal injury solicitors are selected for their compassionate nature with an understanding approach to the processes involved. They will fight tooth and nail to ensure that you receive the best legal representation possible when we help you in making a claim for head injury compensation in Bristol and Avon.
As a company we have over a decade in experience. Our lawyers have been working for many years helping people both in Bristol and the UK in overcoming head injuries and claiming for adequate compensation.
Head Injury Compensation: Bristol Hotline
If you would like to discuss a head injury claim with us then call our Bristol hotline today. Our friendly staff will ask you some questions about the circumstances surrounding the accident and then advise you on the next steps to take.
The Scenarios We Can Help With
Head injuries in Bristol and the UK will arises due to a wide variety of scenarios.
Our head injury solicitors can help on all forms of injury and accident claim. Common scenarios include:
- Road traffic accidents and car crashes
- Claiming for head injuries at work
- Cycling accidents
- Motorbike accidents
- Injuries whilst serving in the armed forces
- Incidents happening whilst abroad or on holiday
- Sport injuries
- Gun shot wounds
- Violent shaking
- Criminal assaults
All of our head injury solicitors working in Bristol and Avon are retained on a no win no fee* agreement. Our lawyers believe that due to the serious of head injury claims, nobody should be denied access to the UK legal system, and all victims and families in Bristol should be able to claim for compensation no matter what their finances are.
The Effects of Head Injury
The consequences of a serious head injury, whether suffered at work or in a car accident, can be life-changing. There can be devastating physical and cognitive problems that lead to simple daily activities and functions being almost impossible.
Minor head injuries can also have devastating affects with memory problems, functional problems, and even just your ability to make sense of what’s happening around you. Because of this, our personal injury solicitors will work to ensure that Bristol clients also receive the best in rehabilitation and medical care to aid their recovery and future quality of life.
Head injury compensation claims should always be handled by a specialist lawyer or solicitor. They are so different to standard or less serious personal injury claims, and as such deserve a unique and expert approach that not all law firms are able to offer.
The effects of a head injury can last for years to come, so being able to project what will be needed financially and from a support and care perspective is imperative with compensation claims of this type.
To find out more about how we work then call today for a no-obligation free consultation with an accident claims advice specialist.
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Types of Head Injury Claims
The types of head injury claims that we have dealt with or are able to support on include, but are not limited to:
- Closed head injuries
- Open head injuries
- Cuts, bruises, fractures
- Scalp wounds
- Penetrating wounds
How Much Head Injury Compensation?
Our solicitors will need to assess your case as an individual before being able to give any accurate estimates on how much your Bristol head injury claim could be worth.
We don’t use an online calculator to determine the awards, instead we speak to the client or family direct.
However, there are some rough guidelines in the below examples where payout amounts have been paid out in the UK over the last couple of years.
- Minor Head Injury – If the injury clears up over a few weeks with no lasting effects then your compensation amount could be around £1,600.
- Minor Head Injury & Slight Brain Damage – With minor head injury claims where there is a diagnosis of slight brain damage which is recoverable then you might expect between £1,600 and £10,000.
- Permanent Minor Brain Damage – These injury types can mean a reduction in how you normally function at work, socially, or with concentration levels. In cases like this you could receive between £12,000 and £220,000.
- Serious Head Injury & Brain Damage – In the most severe cases we deal with where life expectancy is reduced and there is a permanent disability then compensation amounts could reach between £220,000 and £320,000.
Starting a Head Injury Claim in Bristol
To get started, or to simply find out more or get advice then please call us today. If you or someone in your family is a victim of a head injury then we can represent you in order to gain access to the compensation amounts you deserve, for today, and into the future.
All of our head injury solicitors work on a no win no fee* agreement. This means anyone in Bristol or Avon can get access to justice no matter what their financial circumstances are.
* Other costs could be payable.
Call 0117 321 5274 now. Friendly solicitors for head injury compensation claims in Bristol and Avon workers and residents. No win no fee* advice and free phone consultation.