Foot Injury Claims Compensation: If you’ve suffered a foot injury and want to know if you’re eligible for compensation, we can help.
If you’re suffering from a foot injury through no fault of your own, you’re probably wondering what to do next? We know how frustrating and life changing any sort of bodily injury can be, and we believe you should have access to all the support you need.
That’s why our expert lawyers and solicitors will help you receive foot injury claims compensation with minimum fuss on your part, ensuring you get what you are owed.
We are on our feet almost every day of our lives. It’s how we get around as human beings. If you suffer a foot injury, no matter how severe you have no choice but to rest your injured foot. If your foot is hurt and you try and walk or even put your weight on it the pain can be excruciating. You will have to rest your injured foot and depending on the severity of the injury that rest period time can vary. For example, a broken bone in the foot will need resting for at least 6 weeks.
This means six weeks off work for the victim and six weeks less pay. If the foot accident wasn’t your fault then you are entitled to foot injury claims compensation for the injuries and for loss of earnings. To help you understand the level of compensation you may be entitled you we have written a free guide. You can download your free guide here:
Know your Feet!
The human foot is a very complex structure: it’s made up of 26 bones, 33 joints and 100+ muscles, ligaments and tendons. With this many components you can understand how easy it can be to damage your foot.
It’s your feet that support the entire weight of your body: they enable you to walk, run, dance and balance. Without your feet you will find all movement either impossible or extremely difficult.
Your foot is medical split into three sections: the forefoot, the midfoot and the hindfoot.
Types of Foot Injuries
Because the human foot is so complex there are a number of ways in which they can incur injuries. There are over 25,000 reported foot injuries each year.
Some common injuries include:
- Heal Fracture
- Fractured Talus Bone
- Broken Toes
- Torn Ligaments
And some minor, but equally as debilitating injuries:
- Torn Ligaments
- Extreme bruising
- Ruptured Tendons
When your foot has suffered an injury the first thing that happens is swelling. This swelling can be uncomfortable, painful and stop you from putting weight on the foot.
There are many different circumstance in which a foot accident can occur, some common one include:
- Sporting accidents
- Slips, trips and falls
- Work accidents
- Falling from height
- Crushing- by a vehicle, folk lift truck
- Road Traffic Accident
- Slippery Surfaces
A foot injury, whether it be permanent or semi-permanent can have a great impact on your daily life. It can stop you from going about your daily routine, it’s in these situations that claims can be made.
How Foot Injuries can affect your Life
- Stop you from working either fully or for a short period of time.
- Lack of physical exercise
- Inability to walk
- Unable to play with your children
- Difficulty sleeping
- Constant pain and discomfort
When you have suffered an ankle injury that wasn’t your fault you are entitled to claim for damages. We recommend to all our clients and victims of foot accidents that they keep track of all piece of evidence before and during the case. What we mean by this is as soon as the accident has happened visit a doctor or hospital. Medical records are strong piece of evidence. You may need to purchase painkillers or prescriptions, travel to and from medical appointments and take time off work. These things will all cost you money in the short term but this money can be recouped during your claim. Keep all receipts as this makes it easier to claim back every pound you are owed.
Choosing the Right Solicitor for you
When it comes to foot injury claims compensation, Beardsells Personal Injury Solicitors are leading experts. We have dealt with thousands of foot injury claims and have won great amounts of compensation for our clients.
The amount of compensation you will be entitled too will vary depending on have severe your injury is. Burns, breaks and permanent skin damage can impact on a victims life vastly so tend to acquire generous compensation amounts.
Here at Beardsells we understand that your foot injury is individual and your case should be treated as such. Within our 3 decades of experiences we have built a friendly and professional team who are dedicated to winning you the compensation you deserve.
We will listen to your claim and build you the strongest possible case. We will research every single aspect of your case and we will support you through the legal process. The team here are very knowledgeable and will help you deal with all circumstance you may encounter: for example, if your accident happened at work we will guide and advise you on how to deal with employers and colleagues.
We are here to support you throughout your cases, whenever you might need us, we are here for you. We also work on a no win, no fee basis.
Our main aim is to get you all the compensation you deserve. So don’t delay, if you have suffered at the fault of someone else you may be entitled to a life changing amount of cash. We will help you get your hands on that money.
Got a question or two that you want answering? All you have to do is fill in our simple contact form and we’ll reply in no time.
You can also call us for a quick chat on 0800 677 1911 or 0333 577 2251 from your mobile. It’s free!
Whatever Accident You Have Had, Call Us For Advice On Making Your Claim
The best and fastest way of finding out if we can help you is to contact us right away. We are a friendly bunch and if you have suffered from any of these:
- Road Traffic Accidents
- Accidents at Work
- Tripping, Slipping and Falling Cases
- Criminal Injuries Compensation
- Occupier's Liability Claims
- Medical Negligence
- Dental Negligence
- Industrial Diseases
We are sure we will be able to help you get what you deserve.
Meet Our Team of Personal Injury Experts
Amongst our team we have members of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.
Our aim is to ensure that you receive the full amount of compensation due to you, without deduction for legal costs, insurance or any other expenses. If you have a good claim we will fund all the costs on your behalf.
We’re not a faceless corporation, we’re a firm of real people that care about our clients.
A Company You Can Trust
Beardsells have not only been practising successfully in personal injury claims since 1984:
- We are also members of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
Take a Moment to Read Some of Our Client Cases:
WE FUNDED ALL THESE CLAIMS EVEN THOUGH NONE OF THEM WERE CLEAR CUT, AND THERE WAS NO GUARANTEE OF A GOOD RESULT. WE BACKED OUR JUDGMENT AND BACKED OUR CLIENT - WE ARE ALWAYS PREPARED TO TRY TO GO THE EXTRA MILE FOR YOU TO ACHIEVE THE BEST POSSIBLE RESULT IN YOUR ACCIDENT CLAIM.
Take the First Step Today...
The best way to get the ball rolling is to speak to us today. It costs nothing to call us, and we don’t bite!
You really are in safe hands when you contact us. We’ll be able to tell you very quickly whether you have a good case and how much you can expect to claim.