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Ankle and foot injuries
Ankle and foot injury claims
Having an ankle or foot injury can be a frustrating, painful experience. Injuries to such areas of the body generally make it difficult for you to walk and move around as normal. Pain from ankle and foot injuries can affect how well you sleep, and you may be forced to take time off of work to allow for a recovery period.
Depending on how severe your injury is, you may have to receive physiotherapy to regain movement in your ankle, or have an operation to repair a break or fracture in your foot. These medical services may be necessary for your recovery, and you could experience a loss of earnings as a result of being off work for a period of time.
You can be involved in an accident in which you injure your ankle or foot at work, in a vehicle collision or when taking part in a sporting activity. You may even sustain an injury because of a fall in a public place or on a business premises. If the accident wasn’t your fault, you may be entitled to compensation.
If you sustained your injuries within the last three years, now is your chance.
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Making a claim
How do I make an ankle or foot injury claim?
Injuries to the ankle and foot may require you to take time off of work, or engage in some form of rehabilitation. If you are unable to walk due to your injuries, you may need help in the home in completing necessary tasks like dressing, moving around your home and buying groceries. This can cause undue stress for you and your loved ones.
If the accident which caused these injuries wasn’t your fault, and has happened within the last three years, you may be entitled to financial compensation.
Now is your chance to make a claim with Watermans. Our dedicated team of personal injury solicitors can help you in seeking financial compensation for medical bills and loss of earnings throughout the period of your injury.
We offer straightforward legal advice to aid you in your claim, and we take the hassle out of the legal process for you. We also operate a no win no fee policy, which means you don’t pay any solicitors fees if we don’t succeed in winning your case.
How much compensation?
How much compensation for an ankle or foot injury?
As with all personal injury claims, the compensation you could receive on your claim can vary. It is dependent on the severity of your injury, and what long-lasting effects you may experience as a result. If somebody is found to have been grossly negligent in their duty of care to you, you may find that the sum will be larger.
Whatever the type of injury, we always strive to produce the best result for you, so that you can get your life back on track.
Why should I choose Watermans to pursue my claim?
Watermans make legal services look and feel easy so people can move forward in life.
Watermans are one of the leading personal injury firms in Scotland. We act only for people who have been injured in an accident, and never for the at-fault party, nor insurance companies who defend these cases.
Our expert team are committed to doing everything to make the claims process straightforward for our clients following an accident. We take the hassle from you and fight each case to secure the maximum level of compensation. We also provide access to a range of additional services, such as physiotherapy and psychological treatment to ensure you recover from your injuries as soon as possible and get your life back on track.
Our expertise in personal injury covers a wide range of areas including accidents at work, public liability claims, road traffic accidents, fatal and serious injury claims and cases relating to child and historical abuse.
We represent thousands of clients throughout Scotland each year, securing millions of pounds in compensation for our clients. We work on a no win a fee basis, which means that if your claim is unsuccessful, you won’t end up out of pocket.
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Everything we do at Watermans is about getting you the resolution you need and making that process straightforward. Start the process by sending us your details below or calling us on 0131 555 7055
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“Making a claim for compensation can be such a daunting process for people, so I try to make it as straightforward and easy to understand as I can for them.”
Susanne McGraw, Head of Personal Injury