What type of back injury can I claim personal injury compensation for?
A back injury is probably one of the most conspicuous accident claims around. This is due to the fact that majority of the time it can appear after the incident and be long lasting. Lower back pain is one of the most common diagnosed areas.
Some of the most typical symptoms of back injury are:
- Back swelling
- Lower Back Pain
- Pain, stiffness or lack of mobility in the neck, back and shoulders.
How much compensation am I likely to receive for a back injury or long lasting lower back pain?
The amount of compensation you may be entitled to for a back injury will depend on the severity of the injury itself. This will be determined by the result of medical reports prepared by a medical expert.
Our compensation calculator provides a guide to the amount of compensation you may receive for your back injury. In addition to claiming for back injury you may also be able to claim for financial loss sustained as a result of the accident.
|Severe||£24,500 – £121,000|
|Moderate||£7,000 to £26,500|
|Minor||£1100 – £9,200|
The figures quoted are for injury only. Compensation for other losses like loss of earnings are claimed for separately.