How much is my hand injury claim worth?
Every hand injury is different, as they can range from sprained tendons to lost fingers. Even so, many hand injury compensation claims are settled for thousands of pounds. Find out more with our 30-second claims calculator or call one of our friendly advisors on 0800 175 7900.
Will I have to pay to claim for my hand injury?
We are proud to offer No Win No Fee compensation claims to 98% of our customers. So you won't have to pay any money up front. We only get a fee when we win compensation for you. This is a safe and easy way of doing things for many people, as it makes sure you will never be out of pocket due to legal fees.
Will I have to have a medical for my hand injury claim?
Hands are very complex things, full of delicate bones and tendons. So the only way to get an accurate picture of the damage is for you to see a local specialist, at our expense. They will have the expertise to work out exactly how bad your injury is and how long it will take for you to recover. This enables us to claim compensation on your behalf, armed with all the evidence we need.
Will I have to go to court for a hand injury claim?
In most cases, hand injury compensation claims are settled directly between lawyers and insurance companies. Especially where someone else is clearly at fault, there's rarely any need to go to court. In fact, you don't even have to come to a lawyer's office to make your claim if you don't want to; we often help people via telephone and post.
What sort of hand injuries can I claim for?
Hand injuries in the workplace are incredibly common, where you can pick up everything from cuts and abrasions to sprains and fractures. Some of the hand injuries we have already made successful compensation claims for include:
This is only a short list though. We can help you to claim for most hand injuries where someone else was to blame. If this has happened to you, talk to one of our friendly advisors today about claiming the compensation you deserve.
What can I claim for?
When you have received a hand injury that was someone else's fault, you might be eligible to claim compensation for a number of things, including:
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of earnings
- Hospital visits
- Medical expenses
We all rely on having two good hands to help us get through the day. So when someone else's carelessness has taken this right away from you – even if only for a short time - it's essential to claim rightful compensation using an expert lawyer.
Who's to blame for my hand injury?
Workplace accidents account for a lot of hand injuries, including everything from cuts and fractures due to dangerous machinery and sprains and strains due to heavy lifting. The most common causes of hand injuries include:
- Workplace injuries: where safety rules aren't followed
- Slips and trips: when you damage your hand as you fall
- Crush injuries: where hands are caught in dangerous objects
In all of these cases, and more besides, if you have suffered a hand injury, someone else may have been at fault, which entitles you to claim compensation. To find out more talk to one of our friendly advisors now on 0800 175 7900.