Jaw bone breaks are medically known as a mandibular fractures and can be experienced in the form of an upper jaw break or a lower jaw break. Some broken jaw compensation claims can see victims suffering for a long period of time with significant debilitating side effects.
If you have experienced a broken jaw and the fault of the injury was not yours then you could be entitled to claim compensation.
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A broken jaw can cause lots of problems in terms of what you are physically capable of following an injury or accident. Injuries can be distressing and limiting, sometimes affecting your ability to work and enjoy life.
Below are some of the common kinds of effects a broken jaw may lead to:
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In some cases, treatment for your jaw break may involve surgery and/or you may have to have stiches or jaw wiring.
If your accident was at work then it could be that your employer was to blame by not supplying the correct safety equipment. Or it could be a fellow car driver who was negligent in their actions, causing an accident which resulted in your jaw injury.
Physical assaults are also common ways in which you can sustain an injury of this nature. Sometimes your personal injury lawyer may recommend pursuing a criminal injury case. Whatever the background to your broken jaw compensation case, it must be demonstrable that your injury was because of the fault of a third party.
If you have suffered an injury to the jaw then it is first of all advisable to speak to a personal injury lawyer who will be able to give you specific advice on how to start your broken jaw compensation case.
There are many types of upper body injuries, below is a sample of the most common kinds of upper body injury claims:
We can advise you on the next steps you will need to take in your case. Please call our team today on our national accident helpline on 0800 808 9740.
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