The mental impact of a spinal cord injury can be as difficult to overcome as the physical impact on the body and its systems.
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In the crushing wake of a catastrophic personal injury, there is an immediate window of opportunity to implement rehabilitation such that it maximises our client’s (the victim’s) chances of returning as fully as possible to their life pre-injury. The earlier rehabilitation starts, the better.
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Time limits in personal injury | Starting point is that Claimant has 3 years – the limitation period | However, there are a number of exceptions
Once the initial stages of the litigation and the rehabilitation are dealt with, it becomes necessary for the quantification of the claim to start to take shape. When looking to value a personal injury claim, there are 3 areas of loss that must be considered:
1. General Damages (often referred to as Pain, Suffering and Loss of Amenity)
2. Past Special Damages
3. Future Special Damages
Making a claim can be broken up into a number of distinct but sometimes overlapping stages:
a. Free Initial Legal Consultation
b. Letter of Claim
c. Rehabilitation Needs, including Interim Payments
d. Where Liability is Admitted
e. Where Liability is Wholly or Partially Denied
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