Chest Injury in Birmingham – Claim Accident Compensation
If you’ve suffered from a chest injury, the chances are you would have experienced severe pain and damage to your internal organs. Chest injuries are uncommon, as our rib cage does a very good job at protecting our cardiovascular system. Which makes chest injuries, when they happen, severe and potentially fatal. Therefore, it’s so important to get the right legal team behind you, and our Birmingham personal injury solicitors** can be there to help you get the maximum compensation possible.
You can call us today to discuss your claim. We’ll evaluate your case and give you honest, realistic prospects of your claim. As well as what damages you might expect to receive. If you’re claiming for yourself, or on the behalf of a close family member, call our Birmingham personal injury claim experts on 08000838358^.
Causes of Chest Injury
Injuries to the chest can be caused in many different ways, but when a party has failed in their duty of care to you, they are liable for the accident. A non-fault chest injury occurs from a serious lapse in health and safety, and as such, you deserve to be compensated for your loss.
Injuries to the Chest from Accidents at Work
If you’ve suffered a chest injury at work from any of the following types of accidents, your employer is more than likely liable, and you will stand a strong chance of receiving compensation.
- Falls from heights
- Objects falling or collapsing onto employees
- Moving machinery striking staff
- Work vehicle collisions
Chest Injury Causes – Public Place Accidents in Birmingham
Shops, supermarkets, and other businesses in Birmingham are usually safe spaces. However, accidents can happen in public places, and when they do, the business could be liable for the injury. Fortunately, slips, trips, and falls are the more typical accident to happen in these places, and most of these injuries are minor. However, they can, lead to chest injuries. They can also be caused by falling displays and shelving.
Chest Injury Causes – Road Traffic Accidents
Road traffic accidents are one of the single most common causes of personal injury we see in Birmingham. Most will automatically jump to whiplash when thinking about car crashes, but the chest is also at risk, especially with seatbelts in high impact crashes. Other vulnerable road users, such as pedestrians, cyclists, and motorbike riders, all stand significant risk of chest injury. Without any of the protection afforded to our heads, chests can be left to take the brunt of injury.
It doesn’t really matter how the chest injury happened, if someone was at fault for the accident, you will likely have a case for compensation. For a free claim assessment, where we help you establish liability and provide estimates for your compensation, call our team of personal injury experts on 08000838358^.
Chest Injuries – Different Forms
An injury to the chest can result in organ damage, if not broken ribs, which if untreated quickly, can be fatal. At the bare minimum, bruising can cause difficulty moving and great discomfort. If you’ve suffered a chest injury in Birmingham, it’s likely to have caused a lot of pain and suffering, which our team of personal injury experts will help you seek damages for.
Legally speaking, industrial diseases that affect you are classed as injuries when it comes to personal injury claims. Such illnesses, that you’ve contracted but aren’t responsible for, can cause short and long-term damage to your health. In the case of chest injuries from diseases: Asbestos causing Mesothelioma from exposure in industrial workplaces, and lung disease, such as occupational asthma from factory work.
It’s clear that chest injuries are very serious, and whatever the extent of your injuries, if someone is to blame, you’re likely to deserve compensation for your loss. We’ll consider all the long-term conditions you may experience after examining your medical records. This way, we can paint an accurate and fair estimate of your due compensation. Call our team of personal injury experts on 08000838358^ today to start your claim.
Chest Injuries – Make a Claim
If you feel you have a claim for your chest injury, we make the process easy for you. We’ll ensure you know exactly who’s liable for your injury, what compensation you can expect to receive, and how long your claim will take – all with no upfront costs.
If you are considering making a claim, make sure to do so within the 3-year limit, as stipulated in the Limitation Act of 1980. This is from 3 years of knowledge of the injury – such as with an industrial disease or discovery of a condition onset by injury. We know 3 years can seem a long time, but your sole focus should be on recovery after an accident. Such time can race by, so don’t delay in calling our personal injury solicitors** of Birmingham today on 08000838358^.
Injuries to the Chest – No Win No Fee Compensation
If you want even more reasons to pick up the phone worry-free, we also provide no win, no fee* personal injury claims. This means that you have no reason to worry about losing money if your claim is unsuccessful. This is because we take out an After the Event insurance policy on your claim. The ATE allows us to recover our costs, rather than taking them from you. You only stand to gain from making your claim with us.
Contact Our Birmingham Solicitors** to Start Your Chest Injury Claim
If you feel you have a legitimate claim for your chest injuries, don’t delay in contacting our personal injury team. We’re available on 08000838358^ to answer all your questions. You can also use the contact form to send some basic details of your case to your team.
Contact us today to claim the compensation you’re entitled to.