Compensation Recovery Unit (CRU)

The Compensation Recovery Unit is the government department responsible for the recovery of social security benefits paid out in certain personal injury and clinical negligence cases.

If you have received financial compensation for an injury then this will be retrospectively factored into any benefits you received.

The CRU works with insurance companies and solicitors to ensure that benefits are recovered.

Related articles:

Get expert advice now

Interested in talking to an injury specialist about your claim?

  • Calls are FREE
  • Confidential consultation
  • No obligation to claim

Call 0800 376 1001

We are open until 6pm this evening.

or arrange a callback
Gaynor Haliday, Legal researcher

Author:
Gaynor Haliday, Legal researcher