Head & Brain Injury Claim

For many people who suffer a serious head or brain injury, the damage it causes will mean life will never be the same. If your injuries were caused due to the negligence of others, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation.

Made It Very Easy For Me

"I was very apprehensive starting a claim, but I was helped through every step. I found it a very easy process and was very pleased with the outcome. Watermans were professional and efficient in handling the claim. They made it very easy for me!"

S Costelloe, Personal Injury Claim

The Short of it

  • Sustaining a head or brain injury

    can have a dramatic effect on your life and the lives of those around you.

  • Head and brain injuries

    can occur at work, in road traffic accidents, or as a result of medical negligence.

  • Watermans employ skilled solicitors

    with expertise in serious head and brain injury claims, to help you to reach the resolution you deserve.

  • Everything we do at Watermans

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

  • Long of it

    Head and brain injuries

    Head and brain injury claims

    Sustaining a head or brain injury can be devastating, and that is why you need the support and guidance of a personal injury solicitor you can rely on.

    Injuries to the head and brain can be caused in different incidences, like

    • in road traffic collisions
    • as a result of medical negligence
    • in workplace accidents

    Head injuries can vary in severity, from mild concussion to permanent traumatic brain damage which can change people’s lives dramatically.

    Watermans understand the severity of injuries like these, and our solicitors have the skills and expertise to handle your claim and seek the result you deserve.

    Making a claim

    How do I make a head and brain injury claim?

    Making a compensation claim following a serious brain injury can be challenging, and that is why you need the support and guidance of a personal injury solicitor you can rely on.

    Our expert lawyers are adept at dealing with such complex claims and will be on-hand every step of the way to help you and your family deal with the trauma and get as close as possible to how life was before the head injury was acquired.

    Starting your claim as early as possible means that it is easier to collect the evidence needed to support your case. However, you have up to three years after sustaining a head or brain injury to begin your claim.

    At Watermans, we operate on a no win no fee basis, which allows us to investigate your claim without creating the added stress of financial risk. If we don’t win your case, you don’t have to worry about solicitors fees.

    How much compensation?

    How much compensation for head and brain injuries?

    The compensation you receive from this process will be dependent on several factors, including the seriousness of your brain injury, the damage it has done to your life, any current or future loss of earnings and any financial support you need to pay for specialist care or adjustments at home.

    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.


    Straightforward Legal Advice

    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