Child Injury Claim – Child traps finger in lift door

Child Injury Claim –  child wins compensation after finger was trapped in lift door 20 minutes.

Child injury stressed hug adultA child aged 3 has won a child injury claim for compensation after her finger was trapped between a lift door and the door frame for 20 minutes due to a defective closing mechanism on the lift.

The incident occured as the child was in the lift, the closing sensor on the door malfunctioned and trapped the childs fingers.

As a result the child suffered two broken fingers and psycological trauma and had to be taken to hospital after the doors were relased and the childs mother was able to free her finger.

After the accident happened the mother of the child discovered the company responsible for the maintenance of the lift had known about the fault for a considerable period of time and had not repaired it or put up any warning notices.

The childs mother decided to claim for compensation and contacted a speacialst child injury claim solicitor who acted on her behalf

Valuation of Child Injury Claims

In this child injury claims example, the specialist solicitors negotiated a compensation award for the child.  After 3 years from first instructions the child injury solicitors recovered from the insurance company of the defendant the sum of £2,375 in child injury compensation.

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