Nerve damage compensation claims
Nerves are responsible for
controlling sensitivity and sensation in most parts of the
Damaged nerves often
result in either loss of sensation or enhanced sensation such as
Nerve damage can arise
from inadequately performed surgery.
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Nerve damage symptoms
Accidental nerve damage
is one of the most serious and painful things that can happen
to your body. It is debilitating. Sufferers may be unable to
work or indeed function as normal.
Symptoms of nerve damage
- Legs or arms feel heavy
- Difficulty lifting up foot or toes
- Difficulty picking up or holding objects, or
manipulating them in your hand
- Arm or leg feels like "pins and needles" or
- Cold feeling in arm or leg
- Burning or "electrical" feeling
Loss of sensation may
also lead to loss of function of the body part controlled by that
particular nerve or nerves.
Causes of nerve damage
Accidental nerve damage can be caused in many
- administration of certain toxic drugs
- direct physical damage due to the different
procedures including cutting, burning, stretching or
- excessive force used to deliver a baby
leading to an injury in the brachial plexus
- excessive physical traction
- improper administration of anti blood
- inadvertent injection of certain drugs into
or around the surrounding area of a nerve
- insufficient blood supply causing oxygen
starvation to the nerves
- direct compression to a nerve due to
application of a tourniquet
- blood pressure build up in the vicinity of a
nerve due to a damaged blood vessel.
- unwarranted nerve pressure due to improper
positioning of the body during a surgical operation
Hugh James nerve damage compensation experience
If a member of your
family has suffered nerve damage as a result of surgery they could
be eligible for compensation.
If we advise that you have a
potential claim for compensation we will act to gather the relevant
employment and medical evidence to build your case.
At Hugh James we believe in
providing excellent client care by keeping clients informed at each
stage of the case. Our initial assessment of your clinical
negligence claim is free of charge.
We have access to the best
specialist medical experts to enable us to obtain evidence of past
and possible future needs to ensure that you are adequately
compensated for the disability you suffer.
We treat every client with
sensitivity and care, whilst aiming at the same time to deliver
results including the highest financial settlement possible.
Hugh James has assisted many people
to claim compensation due to negligence on the part of medical
If you or a member of your family
has suffered as a result of a poor medical treatment contact our
friendly and approachable team today.
If after talking to us you decide
not to take matters further you are under no obligation to do so
and you will not be charged for our initial advice session.
If you feel you have receive
sub-standard treatment which has resulted in nerve damage, contact
one of our expert team of solicitors on 029 2039 1132.
We are dedicated to your best
interests and can advise you on how to proceed.
Our team of lawyers is accredited
by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and the Solicitors
Let Hugh James help you!
We are the personal injury experts who always have our clients at
heart. Our expertise and experience in this area enable us to win
cases which other lawyers would not