Child injury to finger due to bus accident

Keywords: Child injury claims, child injury compensation.

A litigation friend (a legal term for mother or guardian of the child) made a child injury claim on behalf of the child following an accident on a bus.

The child was traveling on a bus when the bus came to a sudden stop. The impact of the stop threw the child onto the seat in front.

Following the child accident, she was taken to hospital to receive treatment on a soft tissue injury to her finger and headaches. She was told to take paracetamol for the pain.

The pain in her finger eased off though when she was reviewed over four months after the child injury claim she still felt slight pain up to four times a week.The claimant’s headaches lasted for three weeks after the child accident. Her sleep was also affected for two weeks as well as a low mood.

The claimant also suffered from anxiety when traveling on buses. Twelve months after the accident the claimant suffered from anxiety when traveling on a coach.

Following the child injury claim the compensation was valued at over  £2,800 in child injury compensation.

Whiplash Injury following Road Traffic Accident to Children

 

Below is a brief guide to quantum awards (that is compensation valuations) for whiplash child injury claims.

Fractures and dislocations, limitation of movement    – child injury compensation

£12,500

£22,130

Whiplash, disc lesion need for surgery    – child injuries solicitors

£12,500

£22,130

Whiplash, complete recovery within a few years     – child injury solicitors

£3,750

£7,000

Whiplash recover within one to two years     – child injuries accident

£2,500

£3,750

Whiplash recover within one year    – child injuries accident

£1,000

£2,500