Personal Injury Claim Guidelines


The total amount awarded to you as a result of a successful Personal Injury claim is based on many factors including the nature and severity of the injury and any consequential damages (e.g. loss of income).  The amount awarded in compensation for a specific injury (excluding any consequential damages) is based on a set of national guidelines. For more information select an area from the image below.

 

Face, Head and Brain

Epilepsy - £8,000 - £125,000

Head and Brain - £1,000 - £337,000

Facial Injuries - £1,000 - £38,000

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Ankles, Feet, Toes

Ankles - £11,000 - £58,000

Achilles Tendon - £6,000 - £32,000

Feet - £11,000 - £168,000

Toes - £8,000 - £46,000

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Arms

Amputation -  £80,000 - £250,000

Other Arm Injuries - £16,000 - £100,000

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Back

Minor Injuries - £300 - £10,000

Moderate Injuries - £10,000 - £32,000

Severe Injuries - £32,000 - £134,000

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Hands, Fingers

Thumb / Finger Injuries - £1,000 - £30,000

Thumb / Finger Amputation - £3,000 - £75,000

Hand Injuries - £770 - £70,000

Thumb / Finger Amputation - £80,000 - £168,000

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Internal Injuries

Minor Injuries - up to £36,300

Severe Injuries - up to £169,950

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Legs and Knees

Amputation - £81,000 - £235,000

Leg Injuries - £9,000 - £113,000

Knee Injuries - £11,000 - £80,000

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Lungs

Chest Injuries - £1,000 - £125,00

Lung Disease - £1,000 - £113,000

Asthma - £4,000 - £55,000

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Neck

Minor Injuries - £2,000 - £6,000

Moderate Injuries - £6,000 - £32,000

Severe Injuries - £38,000 - £124,000

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Hips

Lesser Injuries - £3,000 - £10,000

Moderate Injuries - £10,000 - £32,000

Severe Injuries - £32,000 - £109,000

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Shoulder

Minor Injuries - £300 - £10,000

Moderate Injuries - £6,000 - £10,000

Serious Injuries - £10,000 - £16,000

Severe Injuries - £16,000 - £40,000

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Wrists, Elbows

Wrists - £2,000 - £50,000

Elbows - £10,000 - £45,000

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Burns and Scarring

Males - £1,000 - £55,000

Females - £1,000 - £81,000

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Dental

Chronic Tooth Pain - up to £31,000

Loss or Damage to Teeth - £900 - £9,000

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Paralysis

Tetraplegia (also known as Quadriplegia) - £271,000 - £337,000

Paraplegia - £183,000 - £237,000

Shorter Durations - up to £41,000

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Senses

Sight - £1,000 - £337,000

Hearing - £5,000 - £117,000

Taste & Smell - £16,000 - £32,000

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Asbestos

Mesothelioma - £58,500 - £105,000

Lung Cancer - £58,000 - £81,000

Asbestosis and Plueral Thickening - £12,000 - £88,000

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Stress

General Psychiatric Damage - £1,000 - £96,000

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - £3,000 - £84,000

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