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"They have been absolutely superb. I can’t praise them highly enough, because I wouldn’t be where I am now if it hadn’t been for them."

– Diane, client's wife

Brain injury client stories

'Sarah' - Pedestrian hit by car

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Multi-million pound
  • Comments: Sarah's parents transferred instructions to Serious Law 6 months after her accident, as they wanted to ensure that their daughter's case was being handled by a specialist serious injury solicitors, given the severity of her injuries and the liability dispute.

'Jacob' - Head on car collision involving a young child

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Five figure compensation
  • Comments: This case was a very complexed and upsetting case where our client, a minor, and his parents were involved in a serious road traffic accident.

'Miss H' - Representing a client for the second time

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Multi-million pound
  • Comments: This case, involved a former client who had previously suffered minor injuries in a road traffic accident. Tragically, her injuries on this occasion were a great deal more serious.

'Bradley' - Skull impaled by metal peg

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Accident whilst playing with friends
  • Settlement: Six figure compensation
  • Comments: Bradley's accident occurred whilst on his way home from the skatepark with his friends. A metal peg found on the side of an embankment was thrown and landed in the back of our clients head causing a brain injury and associated problems.

'Matthew' - Motorcycle accident

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Seven figure settlement
  • Comments: Matthew's case involved a head on motorcycle collision with an oncoming vehicle. Our client sustained multiple injuries including ligament and bone damage to his left leg resulting in limited mobility. As a result of his accident, our client also sustained a head injury.

'Victoria' - Motorway motorcycle accident

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Multi million pound
  • Comments: Victoria was involved in a road traffic accident whilst a pillion passenger on a motorcycle which resulted in her sustaining a brain injury and associated problems.

'Richard' - Motorcycle collision

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Multi-million pound
  • Comments: Richard was involved in a serious motorcycle accident caused by the dangerous driving of the defendant. As a result of the accident, our client was left with a severe traumatic brain injury which had wide ranging implications for him and his family.

'George' - A front seat passenger involved in a head on collision

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident
  • Settlement: Multi-million pound
  • Comments: George sustained a catastrophic brain injury in a road traffic accident whilst travelling as a passenger in a friend's car.

‘Nicola’ – Protecting the future

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident - pedestrian
  • Settlement: Six figure compensation plus ‘provisional damages’ if epilepsy develops
  • Comments: Nicola’s complex case ran from when she was injured in her early teens until she reached 18. It required in-depth investigations and expert analysis to prove the defendant’s liability, and medical assessments to determine the likelihood of further complications from her injury.

‘Simon’ – Getting the right help in place

  • Type of injury: Brain
  • Cause: Road traffic accident - cyclist
  • Settlement: Multi-million pound compensation
  • Comments: As early as possible, we facilitated Simon’s rehabilitation programme and helped to buy equipment, an adapted vehicle and property. Simon’s settlement award included guaranteed annual compensation payments for life.