Personal Injury

Personal Injury


Personal Injury :

Accidents Involving Children

As a result of many years experience in this area we understand that claims involving children need to be handled with particular care and sensitivity. Parents are understandably upset that their child has been hurt and witness evidence can be difficult to obtain especially if other children are involved. Depending on the child’s age we may need to advise on allegations of contributory negligence.

If the child is young and the injuries are serious they will have to live with the consequences for many years to come affecting their education, their career and future relationships. The effects of the original injuries may become more significant over time and if there is a risk of a related condition developing in future it may be appropriate to claim provisional damages. If life expectancy is reduced it may have a significant impact on the amount of damages.

If your child has been injured in an accident you can trust Hart Brown to look after their interests and get them the compensation they deserve.

To speak to a specialist personal injury lawyer who can help with an accident claim involving a child or any other type of personal injury claim contact us now by calling, emailing or request a callback.

"Hart Brown is 'first-class in personal injury' and 'attracts high-value claims that are handled with measure and skill', thus 'putting clients at ease'. "

. The Legal 500, 2018

"At all times he has been impressive in his grasp of often complex issues, his gathering of medical and witness evidence and most of all in the results he has obtained for his clients."

Gerard Sanders. Associate Solicitor, Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence

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