Client compensated for psychiatric harm after witnessing the death of a loved one

A person who witnesses a loved one being killed or seriously injured by the negligence of another can claim compensation if they suffer psychiatric injury as a result.  Even witnessing the immediate aftermath (as opposed to the accident itself) can give rise to a claim for compensation. This type of claim is known as a secondary victim claim (the […]

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Injured driver recovers 380% more than insurer’s first compensation offer

This case related to an accident which occurred near the A14 in Suffolk. My client was injured in a collision caused by another driver’s negligence. Expert evidence was obtained from a GP and then Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and, upon review of a post-accident MRI scan, it was confirmed that the claimant’s accident-related injuries would last for at […]

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£125,000 for road accident victim

My client was injured in a tragic accident on one of our rural Suffolk roads when another driver lost control of his car and caused a head on collision. My client suffered extensive injuries including a serious knee injury and other injuries to her chest, ankle and head. Following a detailed assessment and report from […]

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