Injury Compensation for All Ages and All Accidents

by allan46 on December 15, 2010

Injury Compensation starts right from birth and ranges to personal injuries, whiplash injury, and car accident injury, injury due to accident at work, passenger injury and many more.

Birth injury may affect both mother and or baby. Babies are more prone to accident injuries during birth. Some of the doctors lack in skill and are careless in following delivery procedures, resulting in injury to baby or mother. Even though injuries can be prevented, rude use of forceps’ causes tear injuries to nerves and incorrect suturing resulting in infections are some of the injuries to the mother during delivery. Similarly, the baby sustains injury to the head or face, skin inflammation, arm fracture, eye infection, spinal cord injury and brain injury. These happen mainly due to medical negligence. For these injuries, injury compensation can be made with the help of insurance companies.

Under various circumstances accidental personal injuries are reported. But, if a person is injured not because of his fault, he is eligible to claim injury. Without following the road signs or rules and rash driving during peak hours risks his life and at times becomes reason for another innocent person on the road to sustain personal injuries. This person is injured because of the other persons dangerous driving. This is an ideal case for getting benefits of personal injury compensation.

A person traveling in the back seat of the car sustains whiplash injury when his car is hit by another vehicle from the back. This injury causes damages around the neck area. Whiplash injury happens because the head is thrown forward and backward fast with force. Neck muscles, tissues, ligaments are severely damaged resulting in neck pain. Whiplash can be due to many other reasons also. If this injury is resulted of others fault the injury compensation can be claimed. There are insurance companies to help in getting the benefits of getting compensated.

Similarly, for car accident injury benefits also can be claimed if the accident is because of the fault of the other vehicle.

At the work place if safety is not provided for the workers resulting in injuries to the worker then injury compensation can be claimed. Again the injury is because of the deliberate fault of the employer the benefits of compensation can be claimed.

Passenger injury is a sort of personal injury sustained by a person traveling in a public transport or traveling in a friend’s car or as a pillion rider on motor bike. Because of the drivers fault if the vehicle meets with an accident and with the result the passenger is injured, then passenger injury compensation can be claimed. It is the responsibility of the driver or the transport company to take care of the passenger’s safety. The injury caused becomes the others fault. The driver or the transport company will have a third party insurance. In such a case the third party insurance is sufficient for the injury compensation claim. The victim of the accident is solely eligible for the benefits in case of a third party insurance. However if the passenger showed negligence like not using the seat belt, the benefit of claim amount will be reduced.

In all the above cases the victim is innocent and reason for accident is the fault of others. Thus injury compensation becomes easy.

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