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Compensation Amounts Calculator For All Manner Of Physical And Psychological Injury

Discover our compensation amounts calculator setting out how much you can claim for various different types of injuries to all body parts (physical and psychological) suffered in accidents, hazardous exposure over a period of time, medical negligence and fatal injury claims.

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How to use our personal injury compensation amounts calculator

The types of injury and body parts are set out alphabetically, with links to articles we have written giving examples of how much compensation you can expect to receive.

Simply click on the injury type of most interest to see how much you can claim.

We start with some general concepts explaining the differing types of compensation you can claim no matter your injury plus issues relating to benefits and taxation.

What does your solicitor consider when calculating your overall compensation payout amount?

Prior to the alphabetical body parts – you will find headings (that serve as links to articles) explaining issues related to calculating compensation amounts for your claim.

Articles include – what compensation is; how compensation amounts are calculated for the pain and suffering for your injuries themselves plus how financial losses; including lost salary are worked out by your solicitor.

We also look at the effect a compensation payment may have on your welfare benefits entitlement and tax implications of compensation payouts.

What Is Compensation?

Find out how money is used to attempt to put you back into the position prior to your accident and how the value of pain and suffering is determined by the courts in earlier claims for similar injuries.

Compensation Calculator For Pain And Suffering

Find out the evidence necessary to allow the amount of compensation you can claim to be calculated for pain and suffering as a result of your physical or psychological injury following an accident in the UK.

Compensation Amounts Payout Calculations
Compensation Amounts Payout Calculations

Claim Calculator For Financial Loss And Expense

Discover the different types of expenses and losses you can experience as a result of an accident and how to calculate both past and future losses using lost income as an example.

Damages Compensation

Damages compensation describes the types of general damage (pain, suffering and loss of amenity for physical and psychological injury) and special damage (financial loss and expenses) you can claim.

Salary Compensation

Find out average payout calculations for lost pay – past wage loss, future pay and disadvantage to your ability to find another job from continuing symptoms.

Personal Injury Compensation And Welfare Benefits

How compensation payments can affect your benefit entitlement and how your solicitor can eliminate the risk.

Compensation Payments Taxable?

Find out whether you will have to pay tax on your damages payment when received, how pain and suffering payments and lost income are calculated differently and how to minimize future tax liability.

Alphabetical Body Parts / Injury Type Compensation Payout Amounts

Select the heading (that serves as a link) of the body part or injury type – to be taken to our detailed article setting the compensation payout amounts you can expect for all types of injury severity.

Abuse Claims (Physical And Sexual)

Find out the amounts of compensation you can claim via the civil courts and from the CICA.

You will discover the factors that make abuse worse and enhance compensation payments.

Achilles Tendon Claim

Your Achilles tendon attaches you calf muscle to your heal bone at the back of your ankle – see examples of compensation amounts for ruptures, tears, severance of the Achilles with minor and serious restriction in ankle movement.

Ankle Pain Compensation

Three examples of ankle injury compensation amounts – with an explanation of how your accident solicitor calculates your compensation settlement and the financial expenses you can claim.

Ankle Sprain Claim

Discover the three grades of ankle sprain you can suffer together with examples of average compensation payouts for each.

Arm Injury Claim

See the amounts of compensation you can claim for forearm and upper arm injuries from a simple fracture to the most severe injury requiring amputation.

Asbestos Compensation

See examples of the amounts of compensation you can expect for asbestos related diseases.

Asbestosis Compensation Payments

Discover how much you can claim for asbestosis with impaired lung function, mobility issues and reduced life expectancy.

Asthma Compensation Claim

Find out how asthma restricts the airways and can be caused by exposure to dust and chemicals at work – with examples of compensation amounts for different degrees of asthma injury.

Back Injury Claims

See what common types of accident cause back injury and find out how much compensation you can receive for minor to serious back injuries.

Black Lung Disease

Exposure to excessive coal or carbon dust is a common hazard for coal miners. When a scan is taken of your lungs – parts of the lung can show as black. The condition is often referred to as coal miners’ black lung or pneumoconiosis. Find out all about black lung disease and and the likely compensation payout you may be awarded.

Bladder Cancer Claim

Harmful chemicals in the workplace can pollute your blood and urine causing cancer in the bladder. Find out the types of jobs in which hazardous chemicals are known to cause bladder cancer with a compensation calculator as to the average amount of compensation monies you can claim.

Bladder Injury Claim

Discover how an impact trauma, heavy lifting or clinical operative error can cause damage to your bladder – with examples of average payouts for bladder failure, impairment and prolapse.

Bowel Damage Compensation

Find out the different types of injury you might experience to your bowel causing temporary loss of bowel function, the need for a colostomy bag, partial and permanent incontinence.

Brain Injury Claims

Examples of the amounts of compensation for brain damage, epilepsy, headaches and acquired brain injury / ABI.

Broken Bones

Broken bones are a kind of fractured bone – find out the difference between a broken bone and a fractured bone and how much compensation you can claim for different broken bones.

Broken Toe Claim

Find out the bones that make up your toes and how much compensation you can claim for fractures and broken bones to one or multiple toes.

Burn Injury Claim

Discover the types of burn you can experience to your skin and other body parts. With examples of compensation amounts for facial injury, bodily scarring and death.

C Difficile Claim

How C difficile is contracted in hospitals and other health care environments with examples of compensation amounts for symptoms and conditions caused by CDI.

Carbon Monoxide Poison

Discover what carbon monoxide poisoning is and how to claim compensation should you suffer symptoms as a tenant in rented accommodation or as an employee from exposure to CO at work.

Cheekbone Fracture Claim

Discover the most common types of accident, which can cause broken cheek bones together with a compensation calculator for average claim payouts for fractured cheekbones.

Chest Claim

There are various different body parts which can be injured in the chest. Find out how much compensation you can claim for chest injuries including: rib cage, sternum, breast bone, lungs and heart.

Chronic Bronchitis Claim

Find out the amounts of compensation minor to serious chronic bronchitis claims are worth with an explanation as to when you can claim for hazardous exposure in the workplace.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder / COPD Claim

Find out what COPD is and the value of compensation payments you can claim for this condition when caused from exposure to harmful dusts and chemicals in the workplace.

Coccyx Fracture Claim

Discover what the coccyx is, how your solicitor calculate the amount of compensation you can claim with examples of average payouts for coccyx fracture claims.

Collar Bone / Broken

Discover the amounts of compensation you can claim for a fractured clavicle including medical expenses for a treating support such as a brace or strap.

Concussion / Post Concussion Syndrome

Concussion can typically follow a traumatic impact to the head and symptoms can persist beyond the initial concussion. Find out how much you can claim for concussion and post concussion syndrome.

Crush Injury

How much compensation for crushing injuries to the hands, fingers and thumbs.

Death Bereavement Loss

The amount that a spouse, partner or family member can claim for the death of a loved one

Death Compensation Claim

If you are involved in a serious accident, but are not killed immediately – find out the amounts of compensation that can be claimed for pain and suffering before death.

Dental Claim

Found out how much compensation you can claim for damaged teeth and jaw bones.

Dermatitis Claim

Find out how much compensation you can claim for dermatitis skin diseases.

Dislocated Joint Claim

Find out the different joints which can be dislocated in the body, how dislocations can cause ligament damage and fractured bones with examples of settlement payouts for dislocations of various different joints in your body.

Eczema Claim

Eczema can be caused by exposure to chemical irritants – discover the amounts of compensation you can claim.

Elbow Injuries

Find out the parts of the elbow that can be injured in an accident or from a faulty working practice together with examples of how much compensation you can claim. Includes conditions such as tennis elbow syndrome and golfer’s elbow.

Emphysema Claim

Discover how emphysema can be caused from harmful mineral and metallic dusts with examples of compensation values you can claim.

Epilepsy Claim

How a bang to your head in an accident or oxygen deprivation at birth can cause grand mal or petit mal epilepsy, with examples of compensation settlements for each type of epileptic condition – both permanent and temporary

Eye Injury Claims

Discover the different parts that make up your eye and how much compensation you can claim when you suffer eye problems in an accident, including temporary symptoms, permanent damage to eyesight and blindness.

Facial Bone Fracture

Find out about the Le Fort fracture, Blowout fracture, broken nose and fractured jaw with examples of average money payouts for each.

Facial Scarring Compensation

Learn how a lawyer calculates the amount of compensation for facial scarring with examples of compensation amounts.

Fatal Accident Compensation Payouts

Find out how much family members can claim for the loss of a loved one. We look at bereavement loss payments and dependency claims – who is entitled to claim and the likely payout amount. We consider the different legal jurisdictions of the UK.

Fatal Accident Earnings Dependency

How your solicitor calculates compensation payouts for financial dependants, such as a partner or children relying on the income of a provider, killed in an accident.

Female Fertility Claim Payouts

We calculate teh amounts of compensation you can claim for infertility in woman, unwanted pregnancies due to failed sterilisations and failure to detect ectopic pregnancies leading to reproductive system injury.

Finger Injury Claim

Examples of compensation settlements for injuries to your fingers and thumbs – includes broken bones, strains, traumatic amputation and multiple injuries.

Food Poisoning Claim

Discover how bacteria on food can cause poisoning to your digestive system and how much compensation you can claim.

Foot Injury Claim

Find out the bones that make up the foot and how much UK compensation you can claim for fractures, sprains, heel injuries and amputations.

Fracture Claims

Discover the most common types of fractures you might suffer and how to calculate the amount of compensation you can claim for each.

Frozen Shoulder

The amounts of compensation for a frozen shoulder – using a work lifting accident as an example.

Functional Neurological Disorder / FND

FND can develop after a concussion. Discover what the symptoms are and how much compensation you can claim for Functional Neurological Disorder.

Golfers Elbow Compensation

Discover how golfers elbow injuries can occur and the compensation settlement you can claim.

Hair Damage Claim

Find out how your hair and scalp can be injured with examples of compensation amounts for hair loss and damage and scalp dermatitis.

Hand Arm Vibration Claim

Discover what hand arm vibration syndrome (HAVS), Raynaud’s Syndrome, Whole Body Vibration Syndrome and Vibration White Finger Syndrome are. See examples of how much compensation you can claim for minor to disabling conditions caused from the continuous use of vibrating machinery and hand held vibrating tools at work.

Hand Injury Claims

See why your hands are considered of cosmetic and functional importance and the amounts of compensation you can receive for strains, fractures and permanent hand disabilities.

Head Injury Claims

Find out how much you can claim for acquired head and brain injuries – includes how your lawyer calculates the amount you can claim for pain and suffering.

Hearing Loss

How much the courts will pay for noise induced hearing loss.

Hernia Injury Compensation

Find out what common hernia injury claims are, the symptoms you will suffer and how much compensation your can claim.

Hip Injury Compensation

Discover what the hip bone is and the value of compensation payments you can claim for pelvic injuries from the minor to the most severe.

Incontinence Claim

See the likely payouts you can recover for total incontinence, passive and urge incontinence.

Industrial Deafness

Find out how much compensation you can receive for a UK noise induced hearing loss claim.

Infertility Claim / Female

See compensation calculations for the amounts of compensation that can be claimed for female infertility.

Jaw Injury Claim

Find out about the bones that make up the upper and lower jawbone with examples of compensation settlements for a broken jaw, multiple fractures and jaw pain.

Knee Injury Claim

Find out all the different parts of the knee that can be injured in an accident – with examples of compensation amounts for all injury types.

Leg Injury Claim

Discover the average compensation payouts you can receive for upper and lower leg injury claims from strains and sprains and broken bones to traumatic amputations.

Lung Cancer Claim

The amount of compensation for lung cancer caused by exposure to harmful chemicals and dusts at work.

Lung Disease Claim

Discover the most common types of lung disease claim from exposure to harmful chemicals / dusts at work together with examples of compensation amounts for chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder, lung cancer, emphysema, chronic bronchitis and pneumoconiosis

Meniscus – Tear Of Meniscus Claim

Find out the importance of the cartilage in your knee and see how much compensation you can claim for a torn medial or lateral meniscus.

Mesothelioma Claim

Mesothelioma can be caused by one strand of asbestos fibre – click this link to see how much you can expect to claim.

Motorbike Injury Claim Payouts

Examples of compensation amounts for head injuries sustained in a motorcycle RTA.

Multiple Injuries

Find out how to calculate the amount of compensation you should receive if you injure various different parts or your body in the same accident and why you should include all your injuries and losses in one claim.

Neck Injury Claims

Discover the most common types of accidents that cause neck injuries and the amounts of compensation you can claim from a minor neck injury to the most serious of neck injuries causing paralysis.

NHS Compensation Payouts

How to calculate the compensation payout from the NHS for clinical negligence leading to injury. Includes claims against GP’s – even though they are considered private contractors and not employees of the National Health Service.

Noise Induced Hearing Loss Claims

Exposure to loud noise at work over a long period of time, explosive sounds or sounds of a certain frequency can lead to noise induced hearing loss.

Nose Fracture Claims

Find out the different parts of your nose which can be injured and how much you can claim for simple fractures to multiple fractures with a loss of your sense of smell.

Paralysis Injury Claim

Discover the amounts that can be claimed for paraplegia, tetraplegia and quadriplegia together with how to claim claim for lost income and nursing expenses.

Pneumoconiosis Claim

Find out how pneumoconiosis can be caused from exposure to carbon dust in the workplace – with examples of compensation amounts for this condition.

Post Traumatic Amnesia / PTA

A traumatic event causing a brain injury can lead to a loss of memory and disorientation. Find out how much you can claim for post traumatic amnesia.

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder / Syndrome

Discover what the symptoms of post trauma stress disorder are with examples of the values of compensation payouts you can claim.

PTSD Therapy Compensation / CBT / EMDR

Find out the treatments you can receive for PTSD (including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization And Reprocessing) and how to include the costs of treatment as part of your personal injury claim.

Psoriasis Compensation

Psoriasis is a type of skin disease -claiming compensation is more difficult than other skin diseases such as dermatitis and eczema. We set out the compensation amounts you can claim fro all three skin conditions.

Rehabilitation Expenses

Rehabilitation expenses are typical for serious spinal or head Injuries and can be very costly. Find out the amounts you can claim and how this expense part of your personal injury claim..

Reproductive System Injury Claim / Female

See average payouts for infertility claims, failed sterilisations leading to pregnancy and injury caused by a delay in diagnoses of an Ectopic pregnancy.

Reproductive System Injury Claim / Male

Compensation calculator for settlement awards for damage to the male reproductivity system, including sterility, impotence, testicle surgical removal and total loss of reproductive system.

Repetitive Strain Injury / RSI

Examples of the amounts of compensation for various RSI injuries.

Raynaud’s Syndrome

Find out how to make a claim for Raynaud’s syndrome with a link to examples of the amounts of compensation you can claim.

Ribs Claim / Cracked / Fractured / Broken

See how much compensation you can claim for a simple fracture of your ribs to more serious fractures causing damage to the functions of your chest and lungs.

Scalp Injury Claim

Hair damage and scalp injuries often occur together – find out how much you can claim for various injuries to the hair and scalp.

Scarring Claims

Compensation amounts for scarring to the body including hands, fingers, feet, arms, legs, chest, back, stomach – using a grinder accident as an example.

Shin – Broken Shinbone

Examples of compensation settlements for different types of fractures to your shinbone or tibia in your lower leg.

Shoulder Dislocation Claim

Find out the different types of dislocated shoulder you can suffer from in an accident; how damage to ligaments, tendons and muscles can cause future instability with examples of calculations of average compensation payout amounts.

Shoulder Injury Claim

Discover how much you can recover for all manner of shoulder injury in the UK.

Skin Disease Claim

Find out the different types of dermatitis and eczema you can suffer and the amounts of compensation you can expect for minor to sever symptoms.

Skull Fracture Claim

Discover the most common types of skull fracture together with the amounts of compensation you can receive for each – including the Le Fort facial fracture.

Slip Trip Fall Personal Injuries

Find out the most common types of injury you might experience in a slip trip fall accident with compensation calculations for each.

Smell – Injury To Sense Of Smell

Compensation calculator for the loss of your sense of smell with examples of compensation for damage to both senses of taste and smell.

Smoke Inhalation Claim

Find out the dangers to your lungs of smoke inhalation, 8 breathing conditions that you might suffer with examples of calculations of average compensation payout amounts.

Spinal Injury Claims

Find out the different types of spinal injury you can suffer with examples of the amounts of compensation for each type of injury.

Sternum Injury Claim

How to calculate the compensation you are entitled to for a fractured sternum injury.

Taste – Loss Of Ability To Taste

Average compensation payment values for damage to and the loss of your ability to taste.

Teeth Damage Claim

The types of court payments you can claim for damaged teeth in the UK

Tennis Elbow Claim

Find out how tennis elbow is caused and the amounts of compensation you can claim.

Thumb Compensation Claim

Average payout examples for all manner of thumb injuries, including fractures, dislocations, nerve damage, loss of function, operations and amputation.

Tinnitus Claim

How much you can claim for average compensation payout settlements for industrial tinnitus.

Toe Injury Claim

Average compensation payouts calculated for injuries to your toes – including fractures, crush injuries, partial and complete amputations.

Trigger Finger Claim

Discover how trigger finger and thumb can be caused and the amounts of compensation you can claim from your employer for trigger finger due to use of power tools.

Vibration White Finger Compensation

Find out how VWF can be caused by vibrating machines and the value of compensation payouts you can claim in the UK.

Whiplash Compensation

Find out how much compensation you can receive for whiplash suffered in an accident. This does not include road accidents after the 31 May 2021 – please see our whiplash claim payouts for road accidents.

Whiplash Claim Payouts For Road Accidents

From 31 May 2021 a new tariff of fixed compensation amounts was introduced for whiplash lasting up to 2 years suffered in a road accident. Find out the amounts you can claim, how psychological injury will alter the sum you will receive and instances when the tariff will not apply.

Work Compensation Payout

The amounts of compensation you can claim for typical workplace injuries with a descriptions of claiming lost income from your employer.

Wrist Injury Compensation

Examples of compensation payments for wrist injuries suffered in an accident.

Latest Compensation Calculator Articles, Online Q&A And FAQ

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Summary Of Personal Injury Compensation Amounts Calculator

In this article we have listed various different body parts / types of injury / illness – that you can claim compensation for when injured due to the fault of another. We provide a link to our detailed articles, giving examples of the compensation payout amounts you can expect to receive for each type of injury.

Injuries include physical, psychological, illnesses (industrial disease and medical negligence) and death claims.

We have set out an explanation of the different types of compensation that you can recover together with special issues that arise when recovering compensation for personal injury.

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