A crush injury occurs when a person/part of their body is caught between two heavy objects or surfaces. Crush injuries can have potentially devastating consequences, although the severity of injuries suffered can vary wildly. However you have been injured, Ashley Ainsworth can help you to claim the compensation you deserve.
The injuries sustained in a crush can vary wildly, and some of the most common are shown below.
Compartment syndrome is a condition caused by suffering a crush like impact. It is when the nerves and blood vessels are compressed and they cut off oxygen to tissue in the body. This causes the tissue to die. Compartment syndrome can potentially cause paralysis, kidney failure and even death.
How a crush injury can happen
A crush injury can happen in many different ways. Many happen in the workplace, but they can happen in numerous other situations as well. Some of these are shown below. If the incident was not your fault then you may be able to claim crush injury compensation.
- Fork lift truck accidents
- Large falling objects
- Road traffic accidents
- Dangerous machinery
- Crushed by livestock
If the accident was not your fault then we can help you. If the incident happened in your workplace then your employer has a responsibility to protect your safety.
Making a crush injury compensation claim
We have vast experience here at Ashley Ainsworth of helping people to make crush injury claims. We take cases on a no win no fee basis so that our clients can be sure it won’t cost them a penny.
Call 08000 93 33 93 or contact us now and see how we can help you make a claim.
We have the knowledge to get you the maximum amount available and in the quickest time possible. All with no risk to you!