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Latest Personal Injury articles

  • Brain Injuries - Concussion in Football & Rugby

    Brain Injuries - Concussion in Football & Rugby

    We have a great weekend of sport to look forward to this weekend with both the Scottish Cup Final and Pro14 Rugby final. While football and rugby are both fantastic sports, in recent times they have had to deal with growing issues around how best to ensure the safety of competitors. With that in mind, the subject of our final blog is concussion in sport.

  • Brain injury & oxygen deprivation during child birth

    Brain injury & oxygen deprivation during child birth

    This week is Action for Brain Injury Week which is a week–long awareness event organised by the brain injury charity, Headway. Here Heather Calderwood takes a further look into the different types of brain injury including oxygen deprivation during child birth.

  • How to make a claim for a Brain or Head Injury?

    How to make a claim for a Brain or Head Injury?

    When a brain injury has happened as a result of an accident the right legal advice is crucial.  The prospect of pursuing a claim can be daunting.  Here Marina Harper highlights just some of the steps our specialist solicitors would navigate on your behalf to make a brain or head injury claim as part of Headway's Action For Brain Injury Week.

  • What are the different types of Brain Injuries?

    What are the different types of Brain Injuries?

    There are many different types of brain injuries.  One of the most common is a traumatic brain injury, which is an injury to the brain caused by a trauma to the head.  These frequently occur as a result of high velocity car accidents and accidents at work.

  • Headway's Action for Brain Injury Week 2019

    Headway's Action for Brain Injury Week 2019

    Today marks the start of Action for Brain Injury Week which is a week-long awareness event organised by the brain injury charity, Headway and to raise awareness our Personal Injury team are pulling together blog content to highlight everything you need to know for Brain Injuries.