Road accident case examples

The latest data available in 2019 is data published by the Department of Transport. The data revealed that 26,610 car drivers and other road users in the UK were seriously injured or killed in road accidents in 2018.

If you were injured in a road accident as a result of another road user's actions or negligence, you may be entitled to financial compensation.

With Quittance Legal Services, your road accident compensation claim will be handled by a highly-experienced solicitor with an excellent track record of winning compensation for claimants who injured on the road.

Latest road accident case studies:

£80,000 awarded following a road collision with a lorry

A dependency claim was brought by a child of the victim. The claimant’s father was proceeding along a country road when an oncoming lorry veered into his lane of traffic. The claimant’s vehicle was forced onto an embankment colliding head-on with a tree. The driver died at the scene of the accident.

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£75,000 awarded to biker injured in junction collision

The motorcyclist suffered multiple fractures in a collision with a driver who failed to give way at a junction. The driver argued that they were not at fault, but the claimant's solicitor successfully fought the case and won.

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£110,000 awarded for multiple fractures and depression after a road accident

The rider suffered a head injury and multiple fractures in a road collision. The claim settlement included compensation for lost earnings, as the claimant was unable to return to their job as a result of their injuries.

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£1.4 million awarded to a seriously-injured motorcyclist

A biker was seriously injured in a collision with a car that veered into their lane. The other driver initially denied liability for the accident, but the claimant's solicitor used reconstruction evidence to win their claim.

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Other road accident case examples:

1.2 Million awarded following a fatal road accident

Latest road injury case studies. 1.2 Million compensation awarded for a fatal accident sustained in a road accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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115,000 awarded for arm injuries to a pedestrian

Latest pedestrian injury case studies. 115,000 compensation awarded for an arm injury sustained in an accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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2.75m awarded for serious road accident injuries

Latest road injury case studies. 2.75 Million compensation awarded for an amputation injury sustained in a road accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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10k compensation for knee injury from a road accident

Latest road injury case studies. 10,000 compensation awarded for a knee injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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250,000 compensation for skull fracture in road accident

Latest road injury case studies. 250,000 compensation awarded for a brain injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 250,000 compensation for skull fracture in road accident

3,250 compensation for concussion after road accident

Latest road injury case studies. 3,250 compensation awarded for a concussion injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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10,744 awarded for chest wound from bicycle accident

Latest cycling accident case studies. 10,744 compensation awarded for a finger injury sustained in a cycling accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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20,000 award to car passenger for injury from collision

Latest car passenger injury case studies. 20,000 compensation for an upper body injury sustained in a car passenger accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 20,000 award to car passenger for injury from collision

5,400 compensation for whiplash caused by husband

Latest road injury case studies. 5,400 compensation awarded for whiplash sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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5,000 compensation for knee injuries from road accident

Latest road injury case studies. 5,000 compensation awarded for a knee injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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172,500 compensation for amputation after a road accident

Latest work injury case studies. 172,500 compensation awarded for an amputation injury sustained in a work accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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10,500 for ruptured Achilles tendon in car accident

Latest road injury case studies. 10,500 compensation awarded for an achilles tendon injury sustained in a road accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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Solicitors secure 1,800,000 for a skull fracture injury

Latest road injury case studies. 1.8 Million compensation awarded for a brain injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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7,000 for neck injury and anxiety following collision

Latest road injury case studies. 7,000 compensation awarded for an injury to a child sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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15,963 compensation for an injury to the right shoulder

Latest road injury case studies. 15,963 compensation awarded for a shoulder injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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48,000 for leg injuries after bike accident

Latest cycling accident case studies. 48,000 compensation awarded for a serious injury sustained in a cycling accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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50k awarded to woman knocked down by motorcyclist

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 50,000 compensation awarded for a hip injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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47,500 compensatoin awarded for cheekbone injury

Latest road injury case studies. 47,500 compensation awarded for a cheekbone injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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900,000 damages awarded after a motorcycle accident

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 900,000 compensation awarded for a serious injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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2.4m award to student for multiple injuries

Latest cycling accident case studies. 2,400,000 compensation awarded for multiple injuries sustained in a cycling accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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13,500 awarded for acoustic shock

Latest road injury case studies. 13,500 compensation awarded for NIHL sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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82k awarded to 67 year old for foot injury

Latest road injury case studies. 82,000 compensation awarded for a serious injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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308,000 awarded for fractured sternum injury

Latest road injury case studies. 308,000 compensation awarded for a broken bone injury sustained in a road accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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900,000 awarded to motorcyclist for dislocation injury

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 900,000 compensation awarded for a serious injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 900,000 awarded to motorcyclist for dislocation injury

3k awarded for injuries from a collision with a lorry

Latest road injury case studies. 3,000 compensation awarded for a leg injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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3,800 awarded to woman who suffered a rib injury

Latest road injury case studies. 3,800 compensation awarded for a rib injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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Claimant awarded 2,350 for whiplash injuries

Latest road injury case studies. 2,350 compensation awarded for whiplash sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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8,320 awarded for orthopaedic injury from a car crash

Latest road injury case studies. 8,320 compensation awarded for an orthopaedic injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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3,000 awarded to taxi driver for thumb injury

Latest road injury case studies. 3,000 compensation awarded for a thumb injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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16,574 awarded to claimant suffering from tinnitus

Latest road injury case studies. 16,574 compensation awarded for whiplash sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 16,574 awarded to claimant suffering from tinnitus

48,000 awarded for lower body injury on motorbike

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 48,000 compensation awarded for a leg injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 48,000 awarded for lower body injury on motorbike

593k compensation for emergency services related injury

Latest road injury case studies. 593,000 compensation awarded for multiple injuries sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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3,250 award to taxi driver for thumb injury

Latest road injury case studies. 3,250 compensation awarded for a thumb injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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25k awarded for neck injury and osteoarthritis risk

Latest road injury case studies. 25,000 compensation awarded for a neck injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 25k awarded for neck injury and osteoarthritis risk

40,000 awarded for serious adjustment disorder

Latest road injury case studies. 40,000 compensation awarded for multiple injuries sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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249,000 awarded for serious pelvis injury

Latest road injury case studies. 249,000 compensation awarded for a pelvis injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 249,000 awarded for serious pelvis injury

3,020 awarded for injuries to internal organs

Latest road injury case studies. 3,020 compensation awarded for an internal organ injury sustained in a road accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 3,020 awarded for injuries to internal organs

10,777 for a child's injuries riding in a pushchair

Latest pedestrian injury case studies. 10,777 compensation awarded for a scar injury sustained in an accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 10,777 for a child's injuries riding in a pushchair

16,500 awarded for a knee injury in a road accident

Latest road injury case studies. 16,500 compensation awarded for a knee injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 16,500 awarded for a knee injury in a road accident

2,452 awarded after car accident injury caused by snow

Latest road injury case studies. 2,452 compensation awarded for a shoulder injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 2,452 awarded after car accident injury caused by snow

4,133 awarded following a nose injury

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 4,133 compensation awarded for a facial injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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154,185 compensation awarded for a severe jaw injury

Latest road injury case studies. 154,185 compensation awarded for a jaw injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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5,750 awarded for motorcycle crash injuries

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 5,750 compensation awarded for multiple injuries sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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11,200 compensation for PTSD after car accident injury

Latest road injury case studies. 11,200 compensation awarded for multiple injuries sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 11,200 compensation for PTSD after car accident injury

1,600 awarded for a lumbar spine and whiplash injury

Latest road injury case studies. 1,600 compensation awarded for a spine injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 1,600 awarded for a lumbar spine and whiplash injury

50,000 for woman knocked over at zebra crossing

Latest road injury case studies. 50,000 compensation awarded for a compound fracture injury sustained in a road accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 50,000 for woman knocked over at zebra crossing

2,000 awarded to a part-time worker due to injury

Latest road injury case studies. 2,000 compensation awarded for whiplash sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 2,000 awarded to a part-time worker due to injury

30,000 awarded to pillion passenger on motorcycle

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 30,000 compensation awarded for a serious injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 30,000 awarded to pillion passenger on motorcycle

4,000 awarded to claimant with a tongue injury

Latest road injury case studies. 4,000 compensation awarded for a tongue injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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3,900 awarded following a roundabout accident

Latest road injury case studies. 3,900 compensation awarded for whiplash sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 3,900 awarded following a roundabout accident

2,200 awarded after company car-related road injury

Latest road injury case studies. 2,200 compensation awarded for a back injury sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

Read more - 2,200 awarded after company car-related road injury

1.4 Million awarded to a seriously-injured motorcyclist

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 1.4 Million compensation for an amputation injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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120,000 awarded to a biker with serious head injury

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 120,000 compensation awarded for a head injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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110,000 awarded for fractures and depression after road accident

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 110,000 compensation for a compound fracture injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

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75,000 awarded for multiple injuries and scarring

Latest motorcycle injury case studies. 75,000 compensation awarded for a broken bone injury sustained in a motorbike accident. Read more injury claim examples.

Read more - 75,000 awarded for multiple injuries and scarring

80,000 awarded following a road collision with a lorry

Latest road injury case studies. 80,000 compensation awarded for a fatal accident sustained in a road accident. Read more road injury claim case examples.

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Disclaimer

The case examples featured on this page are for information purposes only. These cases have been featured to provide potential road accident claimants an understanding of how the courts ruled on certain claims. The cases featured were not necessarily handled by Quittance but the court rulings are all available in the public domain.