Injures causing damage to the Brain, Head or Skull
Our specialist Head Injury Team are here to help you
Through our links with Headway, a charity set up to help and support people
affected by brain injury, we can assure you that you will receive
the care you deserve.
Time Limits for making claims
There are strict time limits in place in which to pursue a head injury claim and
we would therefore advise you to contact us as soon as possible. In most cases you
have 3 years from the date of your injury to bring a claim.
Head injury solicitors
Our Brain Injury Team will:
- visit you in your own home or hospital to give
you and your family prompt and through advice and guidance
- obtain interim payments to pay for your care and assistance
- appoint a case manager to organise care regimes for you
- handle your case expertly throughout the entire process so that
you can rest in the knowledge that the requisite expertise and understanding of
brain injury claims is applied to your case
Cyclist knocked of his bike suffers serious injuries
An adult was knocked down whilst cycling to work and suffered a fractured skull
together with associated fractures of the arms and legs. He suffered brain damage
and retired on ill health from work. He is unlikely to be able to pursue a career
or live independently and will require supervision and assistance on a daily basis.
Settlement agreed at £1.5m damages.
Simpson Millar LLP are a specialist Team of Brain Injury Solicitors
who have significant experience of dealing with all types of head injury compensation
claims. We pride ourselves as a firm on understanding the issues
faced by those who have suffered a brain injury as well as their families and carers.
Our aim is to provide a tailor made service for each client. However,
in each case we aim to take the pressure off you and your family
and deal with the head injury compensation claim as quickly and efficiently as possible.
At Simpson Millar LLP we will help you from the outset of your case
to obtain the support you require. We will look at obtaining reports
from experts as soon as practically possible in relevant areas such as physiotherapy,
occupational therapy, accommodation and transport as well as employment rehabilitation
and case workers.
Accessing the right services for the rehabilitation process is
vital in a person making a significant recovery. However, the availability of specialist
brain injury rehabilitation units across the UK are limited and unfortunately many
people are not able to access the appropriate services for their disability.
At Simpson Millar LLP we aim to take an active role in working with you, your medical
team and the private sector to enable you to obtain information about
possible extra resources and accessing brain injury rehabilitation
services as soon as possible without having to wait for the resolution
of your compensation claim.
Brain / Head Injury Recovery and Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation from brain injury takes many forms depending on the nature of the
disability and its severity. Input may be obtained from the following specialists:
- Social workers
- Clinical psychologists
- Educational tutors
- Speech and language therapists
- Occupational therapists
We can offer:
- free initial consultation and advice
- to represent you under a "no win no fee" agreement without any
charge to you
Head Injury Case Examples
Brain Injury - Memberships
Simpson Millar LLP Solicitors are members of the following:
Head injury compensation - free assessment of your claim
Get in touch with our Head Injury Compensation Team now to discuss how we can help
you by calling us on Freephone: 0808 129 3320 or if you prefer send us an email
using our online enquiry form and
we will get back to you.