If you are successful in making a supermarket accident compensation claim, the amount of compensation that you are awarded will depend on the injuries sustained through the supermarket accident. Generally speaking, the more significant an injury is, the more compensation you are likely to be awarded.
As well as varying depending on the type of injury you have sustained, compensation amounts will also vary depending on how the injury affects your day-to-day life. For example, due to injuries sustained in a supermarket accident you may be unable to work, you may be unable to drive for several weeks, you may have difficulty looking after young children, etc.
The compensation amounts below give a rough guide as to the level of compensation that could be awarded for various different injuries. As explained above, compensation amounts for supermarket accidents will vary depending on the severity of the injury and the impact the injury has on your life.
Head or brain injury: £8,500 – £100,000+
Face, jaw or cheek injury: £1,000 – £50,000+
Arm or shoulder injury: £1,500 – £60,000+
Hand injury: £1,500 – £60,000+
Knee injury: £1,500 – £60,000+
Leg injury: £1,500 – £60,000+
Deafness or impaired hearing: £6,500 – £80,000+
Whiplash or neck injury: £1,500 – £70,000+
Back or spinal injury: £1,500 – £100,000+
Hip or pelvic injury: £3,500 – £80,000+
Foot, ankle or toe injury: £3,500 – £60,000+