Case Study – A trip in the dark led to facial scarring

Published on 15th May 2019

Whilst walking to her daughter’s school in the dark, Sandra tripped over a speed bump in the school car park. There was no lighting in the car park and the speed bump was unmarked and therefore hard to notice. During the fall, ... Read Article

Case Study – Negligent Beauty Treatment

Published on 14th May 2019

Our client, Miss C received negligent beauty treatment when she paid for a course of Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) hair removal. Burn injury Miss C had a tattoo on the inside of her wrist which should have been covered during the treatment. ... Read Article

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Compensation – Tattoo removal gone wrong

Published on 30th January 2019

People get their tattoos removed for a variety of reasons. For example, because their tattoo is misspelt, poorly drawn, or they now consider it to be embarrassing. How are tattoos removed? Unwanted tattoos can be removed in a variety of ways, including ... Read Article

Laser Hair Removal – One of the Most Dangerous Alternatives to Waxing

Published on 4th December 2018

By 2019 the hair removal industry is set to be worth £2.19 billion. However, all forms of hair removal come with a certain amount of risk. From severe burns to minor scarring, in this article, we discuss the potential dangers of laser ... Read Article

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Do You Know How to Pass Bikes Safely? – Road Safety Week

Published on 22nd November 2018

This week is Brake’s ‘Road Safety Week’ – the theme this year is ‘Bike Smart.’ This week Brake are encouraging the public to take action to protect cyclists and motorcyclists, some of the most vulnerable road users in the UK. Sadly, many ... Read Article

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Be Bike Smart – Road Safety Week

Published on 20th November 2018

At What’s My Claim Worth, we have seen many of the horrific injuries that bike users can experience in a crash. Sadly, as some of the UK’s most vulnerable road users, bike riders make up more than a third of the people ... Read Article

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The Definitive Guide to Keeping Your Child Safe in The Car:

Published on 7th September 2017

As we enter September and the school year begins, we know that you and your child are likely to be spending a lot more time in the car. Sadly, car crashes are a significant cause of death and injury amongst children. So ... Read Article

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Road Traffic Accidents Are Now The Leading Cause of Death For Teenagers Globally

Published on 8th June 2017

Every year across the world, the lives of approximately 1.2 million adolescents (those aged between 10 and 19) are cut short. Of this number, 115,000 deaths are attributed to road traffic accidents. Road traffic accidents are now the biggest global killer of ... Read Article