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Injury Compensation Calculator

Brain

Brain Damage

  • Very Severe: £300,000 - £550,000
  • Moderately Severe: £200,000 - £450,000
  • Moderate: £38,000 - £375,000
  • Minor: £35,000 - £70,000

Epilepsy

  • Established: £70,000 - £150,000
  • Other Conditions: up to £40,000

Psychiatric Damage

  • Severe: £70,000 - £175,000
  • Moderately Severe: £40,000 - £100,000
  • Moderate: £10,000 - £40,000
  • Minor: up to £10,500

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Severe: £50,000 - £100,000
  • Moderately Severe: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Moderate: £10,000 - £40,000
  • Minor: £3,500 - £10,000

Face

  • Le Fort fractures: £28,500 - £50,000
  • Multiple fractures: £23,500 - £40,000

Disfigurement

Female

  • Severe scarring: £75,000 - £225,000
  • Less severe scarring: £30,000 - £75,000
  • Significant scarring: £28,000 - £75,000
  • Some scarring: up to £30,000
  • Trivial scarring: £1,000 - £6,000

Male

  • Severe scarring: £60,000 - £180,000
  • Less severe scarring: £30,000 - £75,000
  • Significant scarring: up to £32,000
  • Some scarring: up to £15,000
  • Trivial scarring: £1,000 - £6,000

Eyes

  • Total blindness and deafness: £350,000 - £500,000
  • Total loss of one eye: £70,000 - £110,000
  • Loss of sight in one eye and reduced vision in remaining eye: £80,000 - £210,000
  • Complete loss of sight in one eye: £60,000 - £105,000
  • Serious but incomplete vision in one eye: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Minor injury but permanent impairment in one eye: £14,000 - £50,000
  • Minor eye injury: up to £15,000

Ear

Hearing

  • Total blindness and deafness: £350,000 - £500,000
  • Total Deafness and Loss of Speech: £240,000 - £425,000
  • Total Deafness: £160,000 - £250,000
  • Loss of Hearing in one ear: £35,000 - £60,000

Partial Hearing Loss / Tinnitus

  • Severe: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Moderate: £17,500 - £35,000
  • Mild/Occasional: up to £17,500

Nose and Mouth

Impairment of Taste and Smell

  • Total loss of taste and smell: £35,000 - £60,000
  • Loss of taste and smell: £28,000 - £58,000

Smell

  • Loss of smell: £28,000 - £50,000

Taste

  • Loss of taste: £20,000 - £35,000

Nose Injuries

  • Serious fracture: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Displaced with recovery after surgery: up to £14,000
  • Displaced with no manipulation: up to £10,500
  • Undisplaced with recovery: up to £10,500

Jaw Fractures

  • Permanent difficulties/arthritis risk: £28,000 - £58,000
  • Permanent difficulties: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Full recovery: up to £14,000

Teeth

  • Loss/Damage several front: £11,500 - £28,500
  • Loss of two front: up to £17,000
  • Loss of one front: up to £9,000
  • Loss/Damage to back: up to £3,000 per tooth

Neck

  • Neck injury with incomplete paraplegia: £120,000 - £300,000
  • Injury falling short of disability: £75,000 - £150,000
  • Severe soft tissue damage/ruptured tendons: £35,000 - £105,000
  • Impaired function or vulnerability: £42,000 - £75,000
  • Severe Whiplash: £24,000 - £50,000
  • Injury with recovery after few years: £10,000 - £25,000
  • Injury with recovery within two years: up to £12,000
  • Recovery within 1-2 years): £5,000 - £12,500
  • Recovery within several months: £3,000 - £5,000
  • Recovery within few months: £500 - £3,000

Shoulder

  • Disability/Dislocation: £20,000 - £75,000
  • Moderate/Frozen: £10,000 - £25,000
  • Clavicle fracture: up to £11,500
  • Soft tissue: up to £10,000

Lungs

Injuries

  • Serious Cases (Lung Removal): £150,000 - £200,000
  • Traumatic (Permanent): £90,000 - £150,000
  • Damage (continuing disability): £20,000 - £90,000
  • Injury (no long term effect): £10,000 - £17,500
  • Collapsed lung with full recovery: £7,000 - £14,000
  • Smoke inhalation: £5,000 - £20,000

Lung Disease

  • Cancer or mesothelioma: £70,000 - £130,000
  • Severe Asbestosis: £40,000 - £85,000
  • Asbestosis: £28,000 - £50,000
  • Pleural plaques: £21,000 - £42,000
  • Occupational Asthma: £28,000 - £58,000
  • Aggravation of Asthma: £14,000 - £42,000
  • Bronchitis or Chronic Obstructive Airways: £7,000 - £28,000
  • Mild respiratory conditions: up to £7,500

Arms

Injuries

  • Loss of both: £280,000 - £500,000
  • Amputation at shoulder: £125,000 - £175,000
  • Amputation above elbow: £92,000 - £140,000
  • Amputation below elbow: £57,000 - £115,000
  • Severe: £92,000 - £125,000
  • Permanent disability: £42,000 - £70,000
  • Less severe: £14,000 - £42,000
  • Forearm fracture: up to £14,000

Upper Limb Disorders

  • Bilateral disability with unemployability: £17,500 - £42,000
  • Fluctuating symptoms and unilateral: £14,000 - £28,000
  • Recovery over two years: £8,000 - £11,000
  • Short recovery: up to £8,000

Stomach

Injury

  • Serious damage: £35,000 - £80,000
  • Serious non-penetrating: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Penetrating or seat belt pressure: £7,000 - £20,000

Illness

  • Severe toxicosis: £50,000 - £175,000
  • Serious food poisoning: £17,000 - £40,000
  • Food poisoning: £6,000 - £17,500
  • Pain, cramps and diarrhoea for short time: up to £6,000

Elbow

  • Severe disability: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Less severe: £14,000 - £35,000
  • Moderate/Minor: £92,000 - £140,000
  • One below elbow: up to £14,000

Kidneys

  • Serious and permanent/loss of both kidneys: £140,000 - £210,000
  • Risk of future UTI or loss of natural function: £62,000 - £100,000
  • Loss of one kidney: £30,000 - £45,000

Bladder

  • Complete loss of natural function: £105,000 - £140,000
  • Impairment of function: £42,000 - £82,500
  • Injury, but almost complete recovery: £17,500 - £35,000

Bowel

  • Total loss of natural function: £100,000 - £175,000
  • Impaired function: £50,000 - £85,000
  • Severe abdominal injury: £50,000 - £75,000
  • Penetrating injury: £14,000 - £42,000 

Hip and Pelvic

Injuries

  • Extensive fractures: £90,000 - £150,000
  • Less serious: £60,000 - £110,000
  • Less complicated: £50,000 - £80,000
  • Not major or future risk: £24,000 - £58,000
  • Minor: up to £20,000

During Childbirth

  • Where no previous children: £27,500 - £42,500
  • Where previous children: £20,000 - £35,000

Hernia

  • Vasectomy leaving prolonged groin pain: up to £40,000
  • Continuing pain: £15,000 - £28,000
  • Uncomplicated inguinal hernia: £4,000 - £12,500

Wrist

  • Deformity/Loss of function: £35,000 - £72,500
  • Permanent disability: £28,000 - £58,000
  • Less severe but still disability: £17,500 - £42,000
  • Complete recovery: up to £14,000
  • Uncomplicated Colles' fracture: up to £7,500
  • Minor displaced fracture: up to £6,000

Hands

Injuries

  • Loss of both: £210,000 - £350,000
  • Serious damage to both: £85,000 - £175,000
  • Total/Effective loss of one: £70,000 - £120,000
  • Amputation of multiple fingers: £57,000 - £115,000
  • Serious Injury: £60,000 - £110,000
  • Severe fractures to multiple fingers: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Moderate: £15,000 - £60,000
  • Minor: up to £15,000

Raynaud's Syndrome / VWF

  • Extensive blanching of fingers: £17,500 - £28,000
  • Blanching of fingers: £10,000 - £17,000
  • Blanching of finger tips: up to £10,500

Thumb

  • Total Loss: £35,000 - £60,000
  • Very Serious: £30,000 - £50,000
  • Amputation to tip/Nerve damage: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Moderate: £14,000 - £25,000
  • Severe dislocation: up to £12,500
  • Minor: up to £10,500

Genital

Male

  • Loss of genitals: up to £200,000
  • Impotence and loss of sexual function: up to £150,000
  • Infertility: up to £100,000

Female

  • Injury: up to £150,000
  • Infertility: up to £100,000
  • Failed sterilisation: £20,000 - £30,000

Little Finger

  • Total loss: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Amputation to Ring and Little: up to £30,000
  • Partial loss with sensitive tip: £8,000 - £14,000
  • Fracture with recovery: up to £4,000

Index Finger

  • Total Loss: £28,000 - £42,000
  • Partial loss: £17,500 - £35,000
  • Fracture with grip impairment: up to £14,000
  • Fracture with recovery: up to £4,000

Middle and Ring Finger

  • Total loss of middle: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Total loss of both: £28,500 - £50,000
  • Amputation to Ring and Little: up to £30,000
  • Serious Injury to either: £14,000 - £28,000
  • Loss of terminal phalanx to either: £10,000 - £20,000
  • Fracture to either with recovery: up to £4,000

Above Knee

  • Amputation of one: £170,000 - £245,000
  • Fracture of femur: £11,000 - £20,000

Knee

  • Serious injury: £50,000 - £100,000
  • Prone to ostearthritis or arthrodesis: £42,000 - £80,000
  • Less severe disability: £28,000 - £50,000
  • Dislocation or torn cartilage/meniscus: £20,000 - £28,000
  • Less serious: up to £17,500 

Legs

  • Loss of both: £245,000 - £385,000
  • Severe: £82,500 - £210,000
  • Permanent disability: £82,500 - £175,000
  • Permanent instability: £64,000 - £130,000
  • Serious/Multiple fractures: £42,000 - £100,000
  • Incomplete recovery: £20,000 - £57,500

Below Knee

  • Amputation of both: £170,000 - £325,000
  • Amputation of one: £115,000 - £200,000
  • Fracture of tibia or fibula: up to £14,000

Ankle

  • Deformity/Degeneration of joints: £48,500 - £100,000
  • Severe/Residual disability: £42,000 - £85,000
  • Serious Fractures/Tears: £20,000 - £50,000
  • Minor or undisplaced fractures: up to £20,000

Achilles

  • Tendon severance: £24,500 - £50,000
  • Tendon repair with weakness: £20,000 - £35,000
  • No functional disability: £10,000 - £20,000
  • Unsure of ankle support: £7,500 - £15,000

Feet

  • Amputation of both: £170,000 - £340,000
  • Amputation of one: £120,000 - £210,000
  • Serious/Loss of portion: £70,000 - £140,000
  • Severe: £65,000 - £128,000
  • Grievous burns/Less Severe: £42,000 - £85,000
  • Permanent deformity: £20,000 - £40,000
  • Fractures: up to £22,000

Toes

  • Amputation of all: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Severe crush: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Multiple fractures: £14,000 - £35,000
  • Fracture: up to £15,000

Great Toe

  • Amputation: £25,000 - £42,000
  • Brain

    Brain Damage

    • Very Severe: £300,000 - £550,000
    • Moderately Severe: £200,000 - £450,000
    • Moderate: £38,000 - £375,000
    • Minor: £35,000 - £70,000

    Epilepsy

    • Established: £70,000 - £150,000
    • Other Conditions: up to £40,000

    Psychiatric Damage

    • Severe: £70,000 - £175,000
    • Moderately Severe: £40,000 - £100,000
    • Moderate: £10,000 - £40,000
    • Minor: up to £10,500

    Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

    • Severe: £50,000 - £100,000
    • Moderately Severe: £35,000 - £70,000
    • Moderate: £10,000 - £40,000
    • Minor: £3,500 - £10,000
  • Face

    • Le Fort fractures: £28,500 - £50,000
    • Multiple fractures: £23,500 - £40,000

    Disfigurement

    Female

    • Severe scarring: £75,000 - £225,000
    • Less severe scarring: £30,000 - £75,000
    • Significant scarring: £28,000 - £75,000
    • Some scarring: up to £30,000
    • Trivial scarring: £1,000 - £6,000

    Male

    • Severe scarring: £60,000 - £180,000
    • Less severe scarring: £30,000 - £75,000
    • Significant scarring: up to £32,000
    • Some scarring: up to £15,000
    • Trivial scarring: £1,000 - £6,000
  • Eyes

    • Total blindness and deafness: £350,000 - £500,000
    • Total loss of one eye: £70,000 - £110,000
    • Loss of sight in one eye and reduced vision in remaining eye: £80,000 - £210,000
    • Complete loss of sight in one eye: £60,000 - £105,000
    • Serious but incomplete vision in one eye: £35,000 - £70,000
    • Minor injury but permanent impairment in one eye: £14,000 - £50,000
    • Minor eye injury: up to £15,000
  • Ear

    Hearing

    • Total blindness and deafness: £350,000 - £500,000
    • Total Deafness and Loss of Speech: £240,000 - £425,000
    • Total Deafness: £160,000 - £250,000
    • Loss of Hearing in one ear: £35,000 - £60,000

    Partial Hearing Loss / Tinnitus

    • Severe: £35,000 - £70,000
    • Moderate: £17,500 - £35,000
    • Mild/Occasional: up to £17,500
  • Nose and Mouth

    Impairment of Taste and Smell

    • Total loss of taste and smell: £35,000 - £60,000
    • Loss of taste and smell: £28,000 - £58,000

    Smell

    • Loss of smell: £28,000 - £50,000

    Taste

    • Loss of taste: £20,000 - £35,000

    Nose Injuries

    • Serious fracture: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Displaced with recovery after surgery: up to £14,000
    • Displaced with no manipulation: up to £10,500
    • Undisplaced with recovery: up to £10,500

    Jaw Fractures

    • Permanent difficulties/arthritis risk: £28,000 - £58,000
    • Permanent difficulties: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Full recovery: up to £14,000

    Teeth

    • Loss/Damage several front: £11,500 - £28,500
    • Loss of two front: up to £17,000
    • Loss of one front: up to £9,000
    • Loss/Damage to back: up to £3,000 per tooth
  • Neck

    • Neck injury with incomplete paraplegia: £120,000 - £300,000
    • Injury falling short of disability: £75,000 - £150,000
    • Severe soft tissue damage/ruptured tendons: £35,000 - £105,000
    • Impaired function or vulnerability: £42,000 - £75,000
    • Severe Whiplash: £24,000 - £50,000
    • Injury with recovery after few years: £10,000 - £25,000
    • Injury with recovery within two years: up to £12,000
    • Recovery within 1-2 years): £5,000 - £12,500
    • Recovery within several months: £3,000 - £5,000
    • Recovery within few months: £500 - £3,000
  • Shoulder

    • Disability/Dislocation: £20,000 - £75,000
    • Moderate/Frozen: £10,000 - £25,000
    • Clavicle fracture: up to £11,500
    • Soft tissue: up to £10,000
  • Lungs

    Injuries

    • Serious Cases (Lung Removal): £150,000 - £200,000
    • Traumatic (Permanent): £90,000 - £150,000
    • Damage (continuing disability): £20,000 - £90,000
    • Injury (no long term effect): £10,000 - £17,500
    • Collapsed lung with full recovery: £7,000 - £14,000
    • Smoke inhalation: £5,000 - £20,000

    Lung Disease

    • Cancer or mesothelioma: £70,000 - £130,000
    • Severe Asbestosis: £40,000 - £85,000
    • Asbestosis: £28,000 - £50,000
    • Pleural plaques: £21,000 - £42,000
    • Occupational Asthma: £28,000 - £58,000
    • Aggravation of Asthma: £14,000 - £42,000
    • Bronchitis or Chronic Obstructive Airways: £7,000 - £28,000
    • Mild respiratory conditions: up to £7,500
  • Arms

    Injuries

    • Loss of both: £280,000 - £500,000
    • Amputation at shoulder: £125,000 - £175,000
    • Amputation above elbow: £92,000 - £140,000
    • Amputation below elbow: £57,000 - £115,000
    • Severe: £92,000 - £125,000
    • Permanent disability: £42,000 - £70,000
    • Less severe: £14,000 - £42,000
    • Forearm fracture: up to £14,000

    Upper Limb Disorders

    • Bilateral disability with unemployability: £17,500 - £42,000
    • Fluctuating symptoms and unilateral: £14,000 - £28,000
    • Recovery over two years: £8,000 - £11,000
    • Short recovery: up to £8,000
  • Stomach

    Injury

    • Serious damage: £35,000 - £80,000
    • Serious non-penetrating: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Penetrating or seat belt pressure: £7,000 - £20,000

    Illness

    • Severe toxicosis: £50,000 - £175,000
    • Serious food poisoning: £17,000 - £40,000
    • Food poisoning: £6,000 - £17,500
    • Pain, cramps and diarrhoea for short time: up to £6,000
  • Elbow

    • Severe disability: £35,000 - £70,000
    • Less severe: £14,000 - £35,000
    • Moderate/Minor: £92,000 - £140,000
    • One below elbow: up to £14,000
  • Kidneys

    • Serious and permanent/loss of both kidneys: £140,000 - £210,000
    • Risk of future UTI or loss of natural function: £62,000 - £100,000
    • Loss of one kidney: £30,000 - £45,000
  • Bladder

    • Complete loss of natural function: £105,000 - £140,000
    • Impairment of function: £42,000 - £82,500
    • Injury, but almost complete recovery: £17,500 - £35,000
  • Bowel

    • Total loss of natural function: £100,000 - £175,000
    • Impaired function: £50,000 - £85,000
    • Severe abdominal injury: £50,000 - £75,000
    • Penetrating injury: £14,000 - £42,000 
  • Hip and Pelvic

    Injuries

    • Extensive fractures: £90,000 - £150,000
    • Less serious: £60,000 - £110,000
    • Less complicated: £50,000 - £80,000
    • Not major or future risk: £24,000 - £58,000
    • Minor: up to £20,000

    During Childbirth

    • Where no previous children: £27,500 - £42,500
    • Where previous children: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Hernia

    • Vasectomy leaving prolonged groin pain: up to £40,000
    • Continuing pain: £15,000 - £28,000
    • Uncomplicated inguinal hernia: £4,000 - £12,500
  • Wrist

    • Deformity/Loss of function: £35,000 - £72,500
    • Permanent disability: £28,000 - £58,000
    • Less severe but still disability: £17,500 - £42,000
    • Complete recovery: up to £14,000
    • Uncomplicated Colles' fracture: up to £7,500
    • Minor displaced fracture: up to £6,000
  • Hands

    Injuries

    • Loss of both: £210,000 - £350,000
    • Serious damage to both: £85,000 - £175,000
    • Total/Effective loss of one: £70,000 - £120,000
    • Amputation of multiple fingers: £57,000 - £115,000
    • Serious Injury: £60,000 - £110,000
    • Severe fractures to multiple fingers: £35,000 - £70,000
    • Moderate: £15,000 - £60,000
    • Minor: up to £15,000

    Raynaud's Syndrome / VWF

    • Extensive blanching of fingers: £17,500 - £28,000
    • Blanching of fingers: £10,000 - £17,000
    • Blanching of finger tips: up to £10,500
  • Thumb

    • Total Loss: £35,000 - £60,000
    • Very Serious: £30,000 - £50,000
    • Amputation to tip/Nerve damage: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Moderate: £14,000 - £25,000
    • Severe dislocation: up to £12,500
    • Minor: up to £10,500
  • Genital

    Male

    • Loss of genitals: up to £200,000
    • Impotence and loss of sexual function: up to £150,000
    • Infertility: up to £100,000

    Female

    • Injury: up to £150,000
    • Infertility: up to £100,000
    • Failed sterilisation: £20,000 - £30,000
  • Little Finger

    • Total loss: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Amputation to Ring and Little: up to £30,000
    • Partial loss with sensitive tip: £8,000 - £14,000
    • Fracture with recovery: up to £4,000
  • Index Finger

    • Total Loss: £28,000 - £42,000
    • Partial loss: £17,500 - £35,000
    • Fracture with grip impairment: up to £14,000
    • Fracture with recovery: up to £4,000
  • Middle and Ring Finger

    • Total loss of middle: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Total loss of both: £28,500 - £50,000
    • Amputation to Ring and Little: up to £30,000
    • Serious Injury to either: £14,000 - £28,000
    • Loss of terminal phalanx to either: £10,000 - £20,000
    • Fracture to either with recovery: up to £4,000
  • Above Knee

    • Amputation of one: £170,000 - £245,000
    • Fracture of femur: £11,000 - £20,000
  • Knee

    • Serious injury: £50,000 - £100,000
    • Prone to ostearthritis or arthrodesis: £42,000 - £80,000
    • Less severe disability: £28,000 - £50,000
    • Dislocation or torn cartilage/meniscus: £20,000 - £28,000
    • Less serious: up to £17,500 
  • Legs

    • Loss of both: £245,000 - £385,000
    • Severe: £82,500 - £210,000
    • Permanent disability: £82,500 - £175,000
    • Permanent instability: £64,000 - £130,000
    • Serious/Multiple fractures: £42,000 - £100,000
    • Incomplete recovery: £20,000 - £57,500
  • Below Knee

    • Amputation of both: £170,000 - £325,000
    • Amputation of one: £115,000 - £200,000
    • Fracture of tibia or fibula: up to £14,000
  • Ankle

    • Deformity/Degeneration of joints: £48,500 - £100,000
    • Severe/Residual disability: £42,000 - £85,000
    • Serious Fractures/Tears: £20,000 - £50,000
    • Minor or undisplaced fractures: up to £20,000
  • Achilles

    • Tendon severance: £24,500 - £50,000
    • Tendon repair with weakness: £20,000 - £35,000
    • No functional disability: £10,000 - £20,000
    • Unsure of ankle support: £7,500 - £15,000
  • Feet

    • Amputation of both: £170,000 - £340,000
    • Amputation of one: £120,000 - £210,000
    • Serious/Loss of portion: £70,000 - £140,000
    • Severe: £65,000 - £128,000
    • Grievous burns/Less Severe: £42,000 - £85,000
    • Permanent deformity: £20,000 - £40,000
    • Fractures: up to £22,000
  • Toes

    • Amputation of all: £35,000 - £70,000
    • Severe crush: £20,000 - £35,000
    • Multiple fractures: £14,000 - £35,000
    • Fracture: up to £15,000
  • Great Toe

    • Amputation: £25,000 - £42,000

Brain

Brain Damage

  • Very Severe: £300,000 - £550,000
  • Moderately Severe: £200,000 - £450,000
  • Moderate: £38,000 - £375,000
  • Minor: £35,000 - £70,000

Epilepsy

  • Established: £70,000 - £150,000
  • Other Conditions: up to £40,000

Psychiatric Damage

  • Severe: £70,000 - £175,000
  • Moderately Severe: £40,000 - £100,000
  • Moderate: £10,000 - £40,000
  • Minor: up to £10,500

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Severe: £50,000 - £100,000
  • Moderately Severe: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Moderate: £10,000 - £40,000
  • Minor: £3,500 - £10,000

Face

  • Le Fort fractures: £28,500 - £50,000
  • Multiple fractures: £23,500 - £40,000

Disfigurement

Female
  • Severe scarring: £75,000 - £225,000
  • Less severe scarring: £30,000 - £75,000
  • Significant scarring: £28,000 - £75,000
  • Some scarring: up to £30,000
  • Trivial scarring: £1,000 - £6,000
Male
  • Severe scarring: £60,000 - £180,000
  • Less severe scarring: £30,000 - £75,000
  • Significant scarring: up to £32,000
  • Some scarring: up to £15,000
  • Trivial scarring: £1,000 - £6,000

Eyes

  • Total blindness and deafness: £350,000 - £500,000
  • Total loss of one eye: £70,000 - £110,000
  • Loss of sight in one eye and reduced vision in remaining eye: £80,000 - £210,000
  • Complete loss of sight in one eye: £60,000 - £105,000
  • Serious but incomplete vision in one eye: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Minor injury but permanent impairment in one eye: £14,000 - £50,000
  • Minor eye injury: up to £15,000

Ear

Hearing

  • Total blindness and deafness: £350,000 - £500,000
  • Total Deafness and Loss of Speech: £240,000 - £425,000
  • Total Deafness: £160,000 - £250,000
  • Loss of Hearing in one ear: £35,000 - £60,000

Partial Hearing Loss / Tinnitus

  • Severe: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Moderate: £17,500 - £35,000
  • Mild/Occasional: up to £17,500

Nose and Mouth

Impairment of Taste and Smell

  • Total loss of taste and smell: £35,000 - £60,000
  • Loss of taste and smell: £28,000 - £58,000

Smell

  • Loss of smell: £28,000 - £50,000

Taste

  • Loss of taste: £20,000 - £35,000

Nose Injuries

  • Serious fracture: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Displaced with recovery after surgery: up to £14,000
  • Displaced with no manipulation: up to £10,500
  • Undisplaced with recovery: up to £10,500

Jaw Fractures

  • Permanent difficulties/arthritis risk: £28,000 - £58,000
  • Permanent difficulties: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Full recovery: up to £14,000

Teeth

  • Loss/Damage several front: £11,500 - £28,500
  • Loss of two front: up to £17,000
  • Loss of one front: up to £9,000
  • Loss/Damage to back: up to £3,000 per tooth

Neck

  • Neck injury with incomplete paraplegia: £120,000 - £300,000
  • Injury falling short of disability: £75,000 - £150,000
  • Severe soft tissue damage/ruptured tendons: £35,000 - £105,000
  • Impaired function or vulnerability: £42,000 - £75,000
  • Severe Whiplash: £24,000 - £50,000
  • Injury with recovery after few years: £10,000 - £25,000
  • Injury with recovery within two years: up to £12,000
  • Recovery within 1-2 years): £5,000 - £12,500
  • Recovery within several months: £3,000 - £5,000
  • Recovery within few months: £500 - £3,000

Shoulder

  • Disability/Dislocation: £20,000 - £75,000
  • Moderate/Frozen: £10,000 - £25,000
  • Clavicle fracture: up to £11,500
  • Soft tissue: up to £10,000

Lungs

Injuries

  • Serious Cases (Lung Removal): £150,000 - £200,000
  • Traumatic (Permanent): £90,000 - £150,000
  • Damage (continuing disability): £20,000 - £90,000
  • Injury (no long term effect): £10,000 - £17,500
  • Collapsed lung with full recovery: £7,000 - £14,000
  • Smoke inhalation: £5,000 - £20,000

Lung Disease

  • Cancer or mesothelioma: £70,000 - £130,000
  • Severe Asbestosis: £40,000 - £85,000
  • Asbestosis: £28,000 - £50,000
  • Pleural plaques: £21,000 - £42,000
  • Occupational Asthma: £28,000 - £58,000
  • Aggravation of Asthma: £14,000 - £42,000
  • Bronchitis or Chronic Obstructive Airways: £7,000 - £28,000
  • Mild respiratory conditions: up to £7,500

Arms

Injuries

  • Loss of both: £280,000 - £500,000
  • Amputation at shoulder: £125,000 - £175,000
  • Amputation above elbow: £92,000 - £140,000
  • Amputation below elbow: £57,000 - £115,000
  • Severe: £92,000 - £125,000
  • Permanent disability: £42,000 - £70,000
  • Less severe: £14,000 - £42,000
  • Forearm fracture: up to £14,000

Upper Limb Disorders

  • Bilateral disability with unemployability: £17,500 - £42,000
  • Fluctuating symptoms and unilateral: £14,000 - £28,000
  • Recovery over two years: £8,000 - £11,000
  • Short recovery: up to £8,000

Elbow

  • Severe disability: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Less severe: £14,000 - £35,000
  • Moderate/Minor: £92,000 - £140,000
  • One below elbow: up to £14,000

Wrist

  • Deformity/Loss of function: £35,000 - £72,500
  • Permanent disability: £28,000 - £58,000
  • Less severe but still disability: £17,500 - £42,000
  • Complete recovery: up to £14,000
  • Uncomplicated Colles' fracture: up to £7,500
  • Minor displaced fracture: up to £6,000

Hands

Injuries

  • Loss of both: £210,000 - £350,000
  • Serious damage to both: £85,000 - £175,000
  • Total/Effective loss of one: £70,000 - £120,000
  • Amputation of multiple fingers: £57,000 - £115,000
  • Serious Injury: £60,000 - £110,000
  • Severe fractures to multiple fingers: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Moderate: £15,000 - £60,000
  • Minor: up to £15,000

Raynaud's Syndrome / VWF

  • Extensive blanching of fingers: £17,500 - £28,000
  • Blanching of fingers: £10,000 - £17,000
  • Blanching of finger tips: up to £10,500

Thumb

  • Total Loss: £35,000 - £60,000
  • Very Serious: £30,000 - £50,000
  • Amputation to tip/Nerve damage: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Moderate: £14,000 - £25,000
  • Severe dislocation: up to £12,500
  • Minor: up to £10,500

Index Finger

  • Total Loss: £28,000 - £42,000
  • Partial loss: £17,500 - £35,000
  • Fracture with grip impairment: up to £14,000
  • Fracture with recovery: up to £4,000

Middle and Ring Finger

  • Total loss of middle: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Total loss of both: £28,500 - £50,000
  • Amputation to Ring and Little: up to £30,000
  • Serious Injury to either: £14,000 - £28,000
  • Loss of terminal phalanx to either: £10,000 - £20,000
  • Fracture to either with recovery: up to £4,000

Little Finger

  • Total loss: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Amputation to Ring and Little: up to £30,000
  • Partial loss with sensitive tip: £8,000 - £14,000
  • Fracture with recovery: up to £4,000

Stomach

Injury

  • Serious damage: £35,000 - £80,000
  • Serious non-penetrating: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Penetrating or seat belt pressure: £7,000 - £20,000

Illness

  • Severe toxicosis: £50,000 - £175,000
  • Serious food poisoning: £17,000 - £40,000
  • Food poisoning: £6,000 - £17,500
  • Pain, cramps and diarrhoea for short time: up to £6,000

Kidneys

  • Serious and permanent/loss of both kidneys: £140,000 - £210,000
  • Risk of future UTI or loss of natural function: £62,000 - £100,000
  • Loss of one kidney: £30,000 - £45,000

Bladder

  • Complete loss of natural function: £105,000 - £140,000
  • Impairment of function: £42,000 - £82,500
  • Injury, but almost complete recovery: £17,500 - £35,000

Bowel

  • Total loss of natural function: £100,000 - £175,000
  • Impaired function: £50,000 - £85,000
  • Severe abdominal injury: £50,000 - £75,000
  • Penetrating injury: £14,000 - £42,000 

Hip and Pelvic

Injuries

  • Extensive fractures: £90,000 - £150,000
  • Less serious: £60,000 - £110,000
  • Less complicated: £50,000 - £80,000
  • Not major or future risk: £24,000 - £58,000
  • Minor: up to £20,000

During Childbirth

  • Where no previous children: £27,500 - £42,500
  • Where previous children: £20,000 - £35,000

Hernia

  • Vasectomy leaving prolonged groin pain: up to £40,000
  • Continuing pain: £15,000 - £28,000
  • Uncomplicated inguinal hernia: £4,000 - £12,500

Genital

Male

  • Loss of genitals: up to £200,000
  • Impotence and loss of sexual function: up to £150,000
  • Infertility: up to £100,000

Female

  • Injury: up to £150,000
  • Infertility: up to £100,000
  • Failed sterilisation: £20,000 - £30,000

Above Knee

  • Amputation of one: £170,000 - £245,000
  • Fracture of femur: £11,000 - £20,000

Knee

  • Serious injury: £50,000 - £100,000
  • Prone to ostearthritis or arthrodesis: £42,000 - £80,000
  • Less severe disability: £28,000 - £50,000
  • Dislocation or torn cartilage/meniscus: £20,000 - £28,000
  • Less serious: up to £17,500 

Legs

  • Loss of both: £245,000 - £385,000
  • Severe: £82,500 - £210,000
  • Permanent disability: £82,500 - £175,000
  • Permanent instability: £64,000 - £130,000
  • Serious/Multiple fractures: £42,000 - £100,000
  • Incomplete recovery: £20,000 - £57,500

Below Knee

  • Amputation of both: £170,000 - £325,000
  • Amputation of one: £115,000 - £200,000
  • Fracture of tibia or fibula: up to £14,000

Ankle

  • Deformity/Degeneration of joints: £48,500 - £100,000
  • Severe/Residual disability: £42,000 - £85,000
  • Serious Fractures/Tears: £20,000 - £50,000
  • Minor or undisplaced fractures: up to £20,000

Achilles

  • Tendon severance: £24,500 - £50,000
  • Tendon repair with weakness: £20,000 - £35,000
  • No functional disability: £10,000 - £20,000
  • Unsure of ankle support: £7,500 - £15,000

Feet

  • Amputation of both: £170,000 - £340,000
  • Amputation of one: £120,000 - £210,000
  • Serious/Loss of portion: £70,000 - £140,000
  • Severe: £65,000 - £128,000
  • Grievous burns/Less Severe: £42,000 - £85,000
  • Permanent deformity: £20,000 - £40,000
  • Fractures: up to £22,000

Great Toe

  • Amputation: £25,000 - £42,000

Toes

  • Amputation of all: £35,000 - £70,000
  • Severe crush: £20,000 - £35,000
  • Multiple fractures: £14,000 - £35,000
  • Fracture: up to £15,000

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