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Serious Injury

Has a member of your family or a friend suffered a serious injury?

TLW Solicitors are specialist serious injury solicitors in Newcastle with over 15 years’ experience of working with people who have had life-changing injuries. We’ve helped numerous people over the years to secure compensation for their serious injuries.

With extensive specialist training and an external accreditation from Headway (the Brain Injury Association) our serious injury solicitors work alongside experience care and rehabilitation experts to ensure our clients receive the very best professional advice and are able to access the support they require.


Why TLW for a Serious Injury Claim?

Our specialist team of solicitors can be relied upon to secure the compensation you deserve, should your serious injury be the result of an accident that wasn’t your fault. Serious injury claims are complex, so choosing a specialist team like TLW Solicitors will give you peace of mind that your case is being handled correctly.

Our specialist serious injury solicitors receive training from healthcare partners. This training process helps our solicitors listen and learn from you and your clinical care team. This gives us a unique and thorough understanding of the medical implications of a serious injury.

We are specialists in this area having handled a large number of serious injury claims in the past. We also have accreditations from Headway (the brain injury association) and Lexcel.

We really do care about our clients. We help support them through what can be a traumatic period in their lives. Our work with specifically selected partners will ensure that your well-being is considered at every stage of the claim, along with rehabilitation and welfare advice.

If you think you have a serious injury compensation claim, speak to one of our personal injury team to help build an understanding of how we can help you.


What is a Serious Injury?

Brain or head injuries, spinal injuries and orthopaedic injuries, as well as amputations, can have a serious impact on individuals and their families. There can be significant changes to lifestyle, wider health and personal circumstances after a serious injury.

These injuries can affect many aspects of day-to-day family life and can even alter your ability to earn a living, care for yourself as well as impede on you social and family life.That’s where compensation for a serious injury can play a part in helping you rebuild your life.

For more information, please see our Brain Injury InfographicSpinal Injury Infographic, and Guide to Care Options:


Can I make a Serious Injury or compensation claim?

If you, a family member or friend from the North East of England have suffered a serious personal injury, please contact us and rely on our expertise in claiming compensation. Our team of expert serious injury solicitors will handle your case with care and help you secure the compensation you deserve.

The circumstances surrounding your serious injury dictate whether or not compensation can be paid. Our expert serious injury solicitors can help you understand what your rights are and whether or not you may be owed compensation for your injury.


Help & support after suffering a serious injury in North East England

In addition to our expert legal input, we have produced a helpful guide which outlines the range and sources of support and information available to people who have had serious injuries in the North East of England.

FAQ's

Question 1 of 3
Am I entitled to make a serious injury claim?

This will depend on the circumstances of your accident but compensation can be paid for pain and suffering or loss of future earnings. This would be decided by a court. Compensation can also be paid for actual losses you have incurred as well as financial losses you may suffer in the future due to the severity of your injuries.

This could include things like the cost of care, damage to property or the cost of medical treatment. There are time limits for pursuing your claim, so it is important to contact a serious injury solicitor as soon as possible.

Question 2 of 3
How can TLW help?

TLW Solicitors provide specialist legal services to ensure you are able to claim compensation that will assist with your recovery and alleviate financial difficulties caused by your change of circumstances.

After your initial contact with us we will arrange for one of our expert serious injury solicitors to come to talk with you and your family. This could be at your home, in a hospital or rehabilitation facility, whichever is the most convenient for you .

We will advise you on the next steps and ensure that you are fully up to speed with the progress of your case at all times.

Question 3 of 3
How much does a serious injury claim cost?

We will discuss with you and investigate possible methods of funding to pursue your claim. In the event you don't have any other funding arrangements in place we can very often act on a 'no win, no fee' basis, meaning that there are no upfront costs for you to pay.

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