Our medical negligence solicitors are specialists in back and spinal injury compensation. Our team have over 25 years’ experience of handling compensation claims involving people who have experienced spinal and back injuries from whiplash through to severe injuries and paralysis.

Please call our no win no fee team for a free consultation on 01926 880726.

How much is your claim worth?

The figures listed below are for guidance only. For details of other compensation claim scales, please go back to our compensation calculator

Back and Spinal Injuries
Estimated Compensation Value
Severe Back and Spinal Injuries £31,300 - £136,605
Moderate Back and Spinal Injuries £10,100 - £23,520
Minor Back and Spinal Injuries £750 - £10,815

No win no fee compensation

Many of our compensation claims for back and spinal injuries are settled on a no win no fee basis, or a conditional fee agreement to use its technical term. This means there is no financial risk to you. 

The first stage of any medical negligence or personal injury claim is to email or call our team to discuss your back or spinal injury, we’ll need to know the circumstances surrounding your injuries, how they were caused, if there was anyone else involved or if anyone witnessed the incident. We’ll also need to know about any medical advice you have received and the impact this has had on your life.

Based on the details you give to our team they will be able to assess the merits of your claim. Our solicitors will be able to tell you if they think you have a valid claim, the next stages in the process and an estimated value for your claim.

When you have been injured either through medical negligence or a personal injury accident on the road or in the workplace it is important to work with a legal team who have genuine expertise. By their very nature medical and injury cases can be challenging both emotionally and legally so it’s key to a successful outcome that you have a solicitor you can trust.

A solicitor who is experienced in dealing with spinal and back injuries will be able to work your case to ensure you receive the compensation needed to cover your lifetime needs.

The importance of expertise

The team at Wright Hassall is led by Jeanette Whyman, who is a well-respected expert in medical negligence cases. Jeanette is accredited by both the Law Society and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, she was recognised in Chambers 2015 as being “a knowledgeable practitioner who is well regarded for her sensitivity in difficult cases” 

Jeanette Whyman of Wright Hassall LLP is an experienced and knowledgeable practitioner who is well regarded for her sensitivity in difficult cases. A client says she is "first-class and lovely to deal with."

Chambers 2015

Jeanette regularly contributes to publications on issues surrounding medical negligence and campaigns for a safer NHS, particularly for the elderly. Many of our team’s medical negligence cases are reported in the national press.  

Our team work closely with medical experts and investigators who help to establish your claim. They look at medical records and reports and give an expert opinion on your injuries and the likely impact on your future life, the costs associated with your care and rehabilitation. This helps us build a successful case for you.

Severe injuries to your back, especially your spine can obviously have a huge impact on your life. Cases involving back and spinal injuries tend to be complex so it is important you seek legal advice from a specialist as soon as you become aware of an issue. It is also important you work with a specialist solicitor to make sure you receive all the compensation you are entitled to.

Time Limits

Back and spinal injuries like all personal injury and medical negligence cases have strict time limits on bringing a claim, this is usually three years. It is therefore important that you seek immediate legal advice from an expert as soon as you are aware of an issue.

We are centrally located in Warwickshire but have a strong presence across the UK, particularly in BirminghamLondonManchester, Liverpool and Bristol

If you're looking for spinal injury compensation please give our expert team a call or request a free callback