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Compensation Calculator

Roll your mouse over the relevant body part to get a brief summary of what your injury may be worth. Click on each body part for further detail below. 

Head Injuries Shoulder Injuries Chest Injuries Hand Inuries Internal Organ Injuries Foot Injuries Neck Injuries Back/Spine Injuries Arm Injuries Hip Injuries Leg Injuries

Head Injuries

£1,450 - £265,000

Shoulder Injuries

£3,400 - £31,500

Chest/Lung Injuries

£1,450 - £98,500

Hand Injuries

£1,450 - £132,000

Internal Organs

£500 - £115,000

Foot Injuries

£9,000 - £132,000

Neck Injuries

£875 - £265,000

Back/Spine

£16,400 - £265,000

Arm Injuries

£4,350 - £197,000

Hip Injuries

£8,250 - £86,000

Leg Injuries

£9,200 - £185,000

Chest and lungs

Severity Effect Compensation Bracket
Removal of one lung Recurring pain and significant scarring £66,000 – £98,500
Severe chest, lung or heart injury Lasting physical disability and loss of function, reduced life expectancy £43,000 – £66,000
Damage to chest and lungs Lasting disability £20,500 – £36,000
Moderate Single minor wound, no permanent damage to organs, possible lasting damage to soft tissue £8,250 – £11,800
Minor Inhalation of toxic fumes, no permanent damage £3,500 – £8,250
Minor Injury results in collapsed lungs, full recovery made within reasonable length of time £1,450 – £3,500
Minor Fractured ribs or minor soft tissue injury Up to £2,600

The level of compensation awarded will depend on:

  • The effect on life expectancy
  • The age and gender of the individual
  • The effect on the individual’s social and domestic life
  • The effect on the individual’s ability to find employment
  • How the injury was sustained