Serious injury is usually declared where there is significant abnormality. This could be a fracture, a loss of a body organ or a significant limitation of use of a body function. These types of injuries affect the victim’s life as well as those of family and friends. They can also result in issues around employment and social life.
Total Number of Accidents
Number of Casualties (all severities)
Number of Serious Injuries
Number of deaths
Department of transport figures, 2018
Spinal cord or back injury is one of the most severe injuries. We appreciate that suffering from such an injury can turn your life upside down. It can affect your personal, professional and family life. The severity and symptoms of the injury can vary significantly from person to person and it affects people in different ways.
If you have been involved in an accident where you have sustained a spine or back injury, then it is important to talk to the right team to help you understand your rights with regards to claiming for the personal injury. Our expert serious injury solicitors can assist with getting you the correct level of compensation.
The compensation you receive can help you with your financial needs, for example:
- Medical expenses
- Travel expenses
- Bills and daily expenses
- Adaptation needed to your home
Get in contact with us by calling 0800 124 4546 or complete our call back request form and one of our helpful agents will be happy to assist you.