Experiencing an amputation in your lifetime will undoubtedly have a serious impact on you. If it has resulted from a serious injury or from medical negligence, then we can help you to make an amputation claim and get the compensation you need to adapt to your new way of living.


Amputation Claims Compensation


Who can make an amputation claim?

There are a number of known scenarios that have ultimately led to making an amputation claim. Some of these are:

 

 

Whatever the reason that may have caused your accident, having a limb amputated is clearly life changing. Getting the right compensation for you is important in order to move on with the next stage in your life. It is important to consider that the amount of time that an amputation claim could take can be dependent on a number of different factors relating to your accident.  Generally, amputation claims can also only be reviewed once the original wound has fully healed. For this reason, it is sensible to be in discussions with legal professionals as soon as you feel able, so you can be supported throughout your recovery process and any unexpected events can be taken into account.

 

What can loss of limb compensation cover?

When you have suffered an injury, there are a number of different things that may cause you to fall into financial difficulty. When going through the amputation injury compensation claiming process, there are a number of practical things that will be considered when your compensation amount is being calculated, as well as compensation for physical pain. These are:

 

  • Loss of income

Suffering from an injury that is as serious as this will clearly mean that you will not be able to work for a significant period of time. All of the potential earnings that you could have been making during this time will be estimated and calculated.

 

  • Medical expenses

When dealing with a serious injury, you may find that there are unexpected expenses involved in finding the very best care. With an injury of this magnitude, there also needs to be considerations for mental health support. A loss of limb settlement will allow you to get the treatment and support that you need most.

 

  • Assistive Equipment

After surgical amputation, you will likely need further surgeries, prosthetics, care and assistance, adaptations to your home, medical equipment such as crutches or a wheelchair and car adaptations.

 

How we can help at AWH

Our specialist team of industrial disease and medical negligence solicitors have a great deal of experience. Whether you have suffered from amputation due to an accident at work or because of a medical error, we can help you throughout the process of making an amputation claim for the compensation that you need.

 

For an initial chat about your situation, get in touch today.

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FAQ

  • What is the amputation compensation amounts I can claim?

    Because every injury is so different, it is difficult to be able to put an exact amount on what your compensation claim could be worth. There are a number of different factors to consider, and your situation may also change during your recovery process. Because of this, it is sensible to get in touch with an expert as soon as you feel able to.

  • What is the amputation injury claiming process?

    The process can involve a number of different things depending on the scale of injury, but the claims process is also dependant on your recovery process. After getting in touch with one of our specialists, we will be able to help you understand what the next stages are and how we can help you to get the compensation you deserve.

  • Is the amputation compensation claim on a no win no fee basis?

    Yes, we offer no win no fee amputations claims.

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