Serious Injury Claims


Suffering a serious injury can be life changing and medically and emotionally demanding for you, and your family to deal with. The effects can be even more devastating if you are unable to afford to pay for private treatments which may aid your recovery, or help you adapt your home or even move to somewhere that better suits your needs. However, with the right legal team on your side, you can get the compensation you need and deserve to help you live the rest of your life, not simply exist with your injuries.


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Types of Serious Injury Claims

Serious and catastrophic injury can occur anywhere at anytime. This could be from a road traffic accident, an injury at work or even an accident in a public place, changing your life forever. Our solicitors are familiar with all manner of severe and catastrophic injuries. We have successfully dealt with many types of compensation claims including as a result of:

However, the most frequent types of serious injury claims include:



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Fractures & Broken Bones

Bone fractures are a serious injury and can have a detrimental effect on your day to day life. If you've suffered this type of injury due to an accident that wasn't your fault in a road, work or public place accident you should seek legal advice on if you can make a compensation claim.

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Brain Injury

A brain injury can be medically and emotionally demanding for an individual or family to deal with. At Spencers Solicitors we establish an understanding of the difficulties facing the injured person, their family and secure a level of compensation to provide the best medical care, rehabilitation and support for as long as is needed.

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Head Injury

Injuries to the head can vary greatly in severity from bruising and minor cuts to concussion, a fractured skull or brain damage. Even a fairly minor head injury can cause long lasting symptoms such as headaches, vision problems or dizziness. More serious head injuries can cause permanent disability and sometimes even death.

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Spinal Cord Injury

We are spinal cord injury solicitors and we will establish an understanding of the difficulties facing the injured person, their family and secure a level of compensation to provide the best medical care, rehabilitation and support for as long as is needed.

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Amputation Claims

Having an amputation is a traumatic life-changing event, and has a severe impact on the injured person and their family with the potential loss of employment as well as major lifestyle changes.

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Serious Burn Scarring

Suffering a serious injury can be life changing and medically and emotionally demanding for you, and your family to deal with. The effects can be even more devastating if you are unable to afford to pay for private treatments which may aid your recovery.

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Criminal Injuries (CICA)

The nature of a criminal injury compensation claim can vary widely, often involving injuries that are both physical and psychological with long-term traumatic effects. You may have been a victim of a random or unprovoked street attack, mugging, knife attack or burglary-related assault.

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Psychological Injury

A psychological injury can occur if you have been exposed to a traumatic event, such as a road accident, accident at work or a military incident. Psychological illnesses include post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or depression and symptoms can range from low mood and irritability to flashbacks and nightmares.

Hospital Equipment

Orthopaedic Injury

Choosing the Best Personal Injury Lawyer

While there is a statutory time limit for claiming compensation for personal injury, it is important you don't rush your decision. We appreciate that following an injury this may be the first time you have had to deal with a solicitor and recognise the worry and stress this can cause. It is essential that you chose the right representative to guide you through the process of dealing with a claim, getting the right amount of compensation and getting you the rehabilitation and care you need.

Spencers Solicitors have a team dedicated to dealing exclusively with serious and complex injuries. Our team consists of highly experienced and qualified lawyers who have secured millions of pounds in settlements for our clients.

Your claim will be handled directly by one of our team who will help you with your claim from start to finish. We offer face to face visits at home or in the hospital and will be there throughout your claim to help you with all your legal needs and to secure all the help and rehabilitation and to ensure you receive the right amount of compensation.

Experts in Serious Injury Compensation Claims

At Spencers Solicitors we'll spend time establishing an understanding of the difficulties facing you and your family and will secure a level of compensation to provide the best medical care, rehabilitation and support for as long as is needed.

We are fearlessly committed to achieving the best outcome in serious injury claims. Our experienced team of catastrophic injury solicitors are among the best in the country and have successfully helped thousands of clients to achieve a compensation award.

We'll work with medical professionals to meticulously define the status of your serious injury, how it might be resolved, and if it can't be resolved, what the long term prognosis will be. Arranging a rehabilitation and immediate needs assessment will be one of the first things we do. From here we will establish your immediate and ongoing medical needs and create a comprehensive claim that covers the cost of all your current and future treatment and care.

More than just Serious Injury Compensation

We don't see compensation as the be all and end all:

  • Our complex injury solicitors become part of your recovery team.
  • We keep a close eye on your progress and appoint an expert team of injury lawyers that will develop a unique understanding of you and your injury.
  • We utilise our links with numerous care and rehabilitation organisations to aid your recovery.
  • This level of involvement and care is the reason that people trust us with their highly complex injury cases.
  • We always deal with the two most important aspects of injury compensation: we seek remuneration for past and future financial losses.

Getting well can take a long time, but we'll be with you all the way. We'll be pro-active and we'll help you reach a legal conclusion as quickly as possible. And, we can handle your claim under a no win no fee arrangement.

Our Experience with Serious Injuries

Recently we helped a client secure a total of £1.3 million in compensation after he suffered a serious head injury during the course of his employment. Our complex injury lawyers ensured his compensation package covered the injuries he sustained as well as long term care needs and the financial impact on his family.

How to Make a Serious Injury Claim

Legal experts recommend you seek professional advice at the earliest possible opportunity if you are considering making a severe injury claim. Spencers Solicitors offer you a free, no-obligation consultation to assess whether it is likely you have grounds for a claim and answer your initial questions regarding how to start this.

Dealing with a serious injury claim can be a long process but often you will require immediate assistance with rehabilitation or financial support if you are unable to work. At Spencers we can consistently secure interim payments to assist clients with their financial and rehabilitation needs.

Your future may have changed due to your injury, but it is still yours. Take back control and contact Spencers Solicitors today to see how they can help you with your serious injury claim.

Contact us on 08000 93 00 94 to discuss the details of your claim with one of our specialists for no obligation advice, or complete an Online Claim Enquiry Form and we'll get in touch.

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Personal Injury Accident Guides

Please read through our bespoke "accident guides" which will help you understand and navigate through the injury claims process.


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Personal Injury Case Studies

Please take a look over our case studies which explain how our legal teams have helped secure our clients with the compensation they deserve.


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