Child with cerebral palsy caused by being shaken

Keywords: CICA claims, child’s compensation. Criminal Injuries

Children and Criminal Injuries

A litigation friend on behalf of a child made a CICA claim on behalf of an extended family member.
Before the claimant was one she suffered injury when she was shaken and thrown by her mother. The claimant was shaken so violently it caused her serious brain injuries and extreme severe cerebral palsy which affect her whole body.

Criminal Injuries and Compensation

The claimant is cared for by full time by members of her extended family. Changes to their home also had to be made for the care of the claimant. The claimant was seen by a paediatrician who estimated that her life span would only last to 46.The child was awarded £5,120,000 in child compensation after making a CICA claim

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