Child injury Claim Example:
School child was injured in a road traffic accident, cut to head, compensation solicitors for £3,000.
A child injury was sustained in a road traffic accident when the child, following impact in the car, causing minor head injury. The child sustained a cut to the forehead causing scarring, bruising to cheek and other minor injuries.
The scarring tissue was about 5 centimetres’ long shortly after the accident but faded overtime to about 2-3 centimetres at the time of the infant approval hearing. The scar was very faint and was likely to disappear when the child got older. The child also suffered from travel anxiety for several months but again made a full recovery.
The solicitors acting for the child and litigation friend in respect of the head injury obtained £3000 compensation for the injuries.