Child wins compensation after injury in school playground

Child Injury Claim – Child wins compensation after damaging her tooth in school.


The Child, a 11-year-old girl, was awarded £5,750 for the broken tooth suffered in an accident at school.

The child was playing in the school playground when she was running with friends during a game, she tripped over a cracked paving stone in the school yard. The child  tripped and banged her mouth on the concrete floor, causing her injury.

It was necessary for the child to visit the dentist on 5 occasions and she required four repeat fillings to the front tooth.

Following further investigations and complaints about the paving stones in the school playground, they were removed and replaced with stamped concrete.

The Childs parents on behalf of the child brought a child injury claim against the defendant local authority, claiming that it was negligent in failing to maintain the safety of the child.

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 £5,750.00 in child injury compensation.

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