Facial Injuries & Scarring

Facial injuries and scarring can be painful and have a negative effect on your self-esteem. If these injuries could have been prevented, you may be entitled to compensation.

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"I have had a thoroughly straightforward, hassle-free experience. I was kept informed every step of the way, without query, about the progress of my case."

J Logan, Personal Injury Claim

The Short of it

  • You may be entitled to claim compensation

    for facial injuries and scarring if you have been in an accident that wasn't your fault.

  • You may also be suffering

    from emotional and psychological damage as a result of your injuries.

  • Watermans can help

    you in the claims process if your accident occurred within the last three years.

  • Everything we do at Watermans

    is about getting you the resolution you need and providing Straightforward legal advice. It should be that simple.

  • The Long of it

    Facial Injuries & Scarring

    Facial Injuries & Scarring Claims

    Suffering from facial injuries and bodily scarring can be an incredibly distressing and painful experience, and may have an adverse effect on someone’s self-esteem and confidence.

    Scarring, grazes, cuts, bruises, open wounds and fractures are some examples of facial injuries, and these injuries can be sustained whilst;

    • on holiday
    • in the workplace
    • in a road traffic accident
    • in the home
    • walking on the street

    Facial injuries and scarring may occur as a result of other peoples’ negligence, and if this is the case, you are entitled to compensation by law.

    The psychological after-effects of sustaining facial injuries and scarring may also be damaging for someone, and often these hidden effects go unnoticed in comparison to the physical injuries.

    At Watermans, we strive to obtain the best result for you as a client, to get you the compensation you deserve.

    We understand that compensation may be essential in assisting with any medical costs or loss of earnings as a result of obtaining a facial injury or scar.

    Making a claim

    How do I make a facial injury and scarring claim?

    The idea of beginning a compensation claim related to facial injuries and bodily scarring may seem like a daunting task. Depending on the severity of your injuries, your confidence in yourself and what you are entitled to may be lacking.

    This is where Watermans can help.

    Our solicitors care about their clients, and are there to support you every step of the way through your claim process. Our straightforward legal advice will help you to feel comfortable enough to seek the compensation that you deserve. We know that it can be worrying, but our expert personal injury solicitors are proficient in their work and will try their best to succeed for you.

    Watermans also operate on a no win no fee basis, meaning that if we don’t win your case, you don’t have to pay any solicitor fees.

    We take the hassle out of the legal side, so that you can start to live your life again. Let us worry about it.

    Speak with one of our personal injury solicitors to begin your compensation claim process today.

    How much compensation?

    How much compensation for facial injuries and scarring?

    The amount of compensation potentially awarded as a result of facial injury and scarring depends on the severity of the facial injury. Medical examinations and reports will be taken into account, and if there is a need for reconstructive surgery then this will also affect the size of the compensation awarded.

    Apart from medical expenses, the loss of earnings during the period of being injured, along with travel expenses, can be claimed for. Compensation can also be claimed for psychological damage as a result of having a facial injury or scar.

    Why Watermans?

    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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    Get in touch with us

    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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    Our personal injury claims expert

    “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