What type of leg injuries can I claim personal injury compensation for?
If you have suffered a leg injury as a result of an accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be able to make a claim for personal injury compensation.
Common types of leg injury include:
- Fractures to tibia and/or fibula
- Fracture of femur
How much personal injury compensation am I entitled to for leg injuries?
The amount of compensation you may receive depends upon the severity of the injury. A medical assessment of your injury by a medical expert will help decide the severity of your injury.
Our compensation calculator helps you to get an estimate of how much personal injury compensation you may receive for your injury alone. In addition to claiming for injury you may also be able to claim for financial loss sustained as a result of the accident.
|Total Loss of Both Legs||£172,000 to £201,500|
|Below-knee Amputation of Both Legs||£144,000 to £193,300|
|Above-knee Amputation of One Leg||£75,000 to £98,300|
|Below-knee Amputation of One Leg||£70,000 to £95,000|
|Severe Leg Injuries||£28,000 to £96,800|
|Less Serious Leg Injuries||£1,000 – £28,000|
The figures quoted are for injury only. Compensation for other losses like loss of earnings are claimed for separately.