The shoulder is a key part of the upper body providing movement and control. It is central in allowing us to do lots of physical activities and jobs. Because of this, if your shoulder is injured it can severely impair a life and/or the ability to work.
Seeking shoulder injury compensation can help offset some of the inconveniences and stress your injury has caused you. Many cases are successful, providing it can be proven there was negligence from a third party.
Inside the shoulder are tendons, muscles, bones and ligaments, therefore, making the shoulder a complex part of the body with lots of injuries possible.
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Many shoulder injury compensation cases arise from similar kinds of injuries brought about through common kinds of accidents such as sporting injuries, falling from height accidents at work, falling or slipping accidents in public places. It may also be that you have experienced your shoulder injury because of medical negligence. Below are common kinds of injuries occurred affecting the shoulder:
In a successful shoulder injury compensation cases, you must be able to prove that your accident could have been prevented by someone else.
Injuries to the shoulder are not always quick to heal and in more serious cases, permanent damage can be done. Treatment can be long and physiotherapy is sometimes required which can be costly. What’s more, many people who have a shoulder injury find that they are unable to work while their injury is healing.
If you have been unable to work, you could be reimbursed for your loss of earnings via the claims process. Your claim will also factor in the pain and suffering your injury has caused you. In addition, if you have had to pay for any medical costs this will also form part of your compensation amount.
There are many types of upper body injuries, the most common kinds of upper body injury claims include:
Please contact First Personal Injury and we will be able to give you more advice and information about the claims process and shoulder injury compensation. Either call us today on 0800 808 9740 or get in touch online for a free, no-obligation conversation.
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