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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

Hand Injuries

Severity Effect Compensation Bracket
Total loss of both hands   £92,000 – £132,000
Total loss of a single hand   £63,000 – £72,000
Very severe Significant loss of function, amputation of several fingers and unsightly cosmetic disfigurement £36,000 – £55,500
Severe Loss of function with possible amputation of fingers and cosmetic disfigurement £19,000 – £40,650
Less severe Likely to be a crush injury with permanent loss of function but further surgery not required £9,500 – £19,000
Moderate Crush injury with soft tissue wounds, surgery required but near full recovery made or expected £4,100 – £8,700
Minor Minor crush injuries with full recovery within months £1,450 – £8,400

The level of compensation awarded within each bracket will depend on:

  • The impact of the injury on the functionality of the hand
  • The level of disability
  • The extent of any permanent disability
  • The level of treatment required
  • Whether a prosthetic hand can be used
  • The extent of any cosmetic disfigurement
  • The extent of any recurring or permanent pain