A variety of factors are considered when calculating a personal injury claim.
These factors can include:
- The person’s age at the time of the injury
- How the injuries have affected the person’s quality of life
- The medical implications of the injury
A personal injury solicitor* will need to have complete access to all the details surrounding the claim, in order to calculate an appropriate figure.
According to the Personal Injuries Assessment Board’s annual report, the average award for a personal injury claim* was €24,649 in 2018.