Head Injuries from a Road Traffic Accident

One of the most severe types of injuries that you can sustain from a road traffic accident is a head injury and in many situations the impact and trauma caused from this event can leave you with long term, serious injuries. If you have sustained a head injury as the result of a road traffic accident then you could be eligible to make a compensation claim to recoup any medical or psychological costs that you have suffered as a result. 

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How could I sustain a head injury?

There are a number of different road traffic accidents which could lead to you sustaining a head injury and some common situations that we deal with include:

  • Accidents which occur at high speed
  • Accidents where several vehicles are involved
  • Accidents which occur at intersections or roundabouts
  • Accidents caused by poor road conditions
  • Accidents caused by a negligent driver.

What type of head injury could I sustain?

If you sustain a head injury as the result of a road traffic accident there are a number of potential health issues that you could be left with and these include:

  • Brain damage 
  • Skull fracture
  • Temporary or permanent memory loss
  • Concussion
  • Death.

Who could I claim against?

If you have sustained head injuries as the result of a road traffic accident then chances are that your accident was fairly serious and you will require a great deal of medical treatment and rehabilitation as a result. You shouldn’t be left out of pocket due to an accident that wasn’t your fault and if the negligence of another driver has led to your injuries then you could be eligible to make a claim against them to recoup any financial losses you have made.

In addition, if your injuries were caused through poor road maintenance then you may be eligible to claim against the council or another regulating body. 

How can Manners Pimblett help my claim?

Dealing with compensation claims is something that the Manners Pimblett team does on a daily basis and they are on hand to help you with your claim, from start to finish. Our team combines a wealth of experience a knowledge and can use this to help you throughout your case. In addition, our experience dealing specifically with personal injury law means that we know the ins and outs of your compensation claim and are therefore able to provide you with the highest quality service.

To find out more about why Manners Pimblett can take the stress out of your compensation claim, contact us today on 0845 077 0772.

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