Cycling Accident Claim Awarded £4,391 Compensation Case Study
Our Personal Injury Solicitors helped a postman claim compensation after he was injured whilst on his bicycle in a road traffic accident.
The accident happened whilst our client was cycling along a road when a vehicle collided with him and his bicycle. Our client sustained injuries to his left shoulder and left thigh; along with bruising to his left arm and cuts and abrasions to his elbow, left knee and both hands.
He also suffered a mental state of shock, nervousness and sleep disturbances after his cycling accident.
Our client received physiotherapy for his physical injuries and has fully recovered within the prognosis periods provided.
A Personal Injury Solicitor from Simpson Millar said, "Our client recovered special damages in respect of loss of earnings and recoverable earnings on behalf of his employer as well as compensation for his injuries."
The claim proceeded through the Ministry of Justice Low Value Personal Injury Claims in road traffic accidents, and liability was admitted within 15 working days of the notification of the claim.
Our client underwent a medical assessment 5 months after the accident and the claim settled 7 and a half months after his accident.
Our client received £4,391 in compensation for the injuries he sustained.
This information was originally published on our website on 07/12/2011.
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