Spinal cord injury compensation claims
Spinal cord injuries are extremely serious and can be devastating for the sufferer and their family. Lives can be changed forever, and you need immediate support from a specialist solicitor. Slater and Gordon is one of the UK's most experienced spinal cord injury law firms.
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We understand the challenges of spinal cord injuries
Every spinal cord injury is serious, and some will be life-changing. Many spinal cord injury patients require special care and rehabilitation and in some cases adapted or new property.
As spinal injury solicitors who have secured substantial compensation payments for many people who've suffered a spinal cord injury, we understand the far-reaching changes that a spinal cord injury can mean to you and your family.
How much compensation can I claim for a spinal cord injury?
Naturally, every spinal cord injury is different, and the final amount of compensation awarded is based on factors including the cost of long-term care and loss of earnings as well as the loss of mobility.
However, where spinal cord injuries result in paraplegia or tetraplegia, and are someone else is at fault, compensation payments in the millions of pounds are not uncommon. Our spinal injury solicitors can even help you claim compensation for any to get you life back on track.
How am I going to pay for long-term care?
One of the biggest worries for spinal injury patients and their families is about how long-term care will be funded. So it's important to understand that the cost of long-term care, medical costs, over your entire lifetime is part of the overall calculation for the spinal injury compensation settlement.
We also strive to ensure that all your rehabilitation and other expenses such as necessary modifications to your home are taken care of as part of your spinal injury claim.
How do serious spinal cord injuries occur?
Unfortunately, there are many serious spinal cord injuries in the UK every year, caused by a wide variety of accidents and eventualities. These are some of the causes we can help you with:
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Susan's active lifestyle was brought to a halt when a tree fell on her during a jog. Slater and Gordons specialist claims lawyers made sure that enough compensation was available to ensure her house and new hand bike could be adapted to suit her needs.
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