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If you've suffered a nose injury that wasn't your fault, we can help you claim the compensation you deserve.
Suffering a nose injury can be extremely traumatic. As well as causing immense physical pain, the nose's position in the middle of the face can mean that victims feel self-conscious about the appearance of their injuries, causing psychological distress such as anxiety and low-self esteem.
Additionally, victims of nose injuries may experience problems smelling their environment or tasting food. However, you've been affected, if you've suffered a nose injury because of another person's negligence, we want to hear from you.
Here at PSR Solicitors, our renowned team of personal injury solicitors have helped thousands of UK clients claim the compensation they deserve, and we're here now to help you. While we understand that no amount of money can ever undo or make up for the pain and suffering you've been forced to endure, we've seen first-hand how compensation payouts help victims to look forward to the future after a traumatic nose injury.
To find out more about whether you could make a claim, contact our friendly team of personal injury solicitors today. We'll listen with sympathy and compassion as you tell us your situation and offer you advice that's tailored to your case, clear to understand, and honest. All our cases are taken on a no-win, no-fee basis, which means you don't have to pay anything if your case is unsuccessful.
So, whether you're looking for advice about your next steps or simply want to discuss your situation with a sympathetic listener, we're here for you.
If you’re thinking of making a claim for compensation, you’re probably wondering how much compensation you could expect to receive. Determining a compensation amount with accuracy is difficult because every pay-out is based on the unique circumstances of the individual case being heard. Below we have outlined some estimates for compensation amounts received for nose injuries.
If you would like a more concrete estimation of how much compensation you could receive based on your situation, contact us today to speak to a member of our experienced team.
I contacted PSR after hearing about their efficiency and expert knowledge. They charge a relatively small fee and made the process completely stress free.
I contacted PSR after hearing about their efficiency and expert knowledge. They charge a relatively small fee and made the process completely stress free.
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Paul Rossiter LLB Law
I qualified as a solicitor in 1998 and worked as a Personal Injury Specialist throughout my legal career, dealing with high value serious injury cases obtaining both compensation and rehabilitation for my clients. I was a member of APIL (Association Of Personal injury Lawyers) and recognised by the Law Society as being a Senior Personal Injury Solicitor.
After working in various law firms, both small high street firms and a larger practice in Manchester, I saw a gap in the market for a high quality practice that had the same core high street values of being personable and approachable and combining them with the efficiency and professionalism of a larger practice. PSR Solicitors was therefore established in 2009 and since then PSR Solicitors has provided high quality legal services to local clients throughout North Wales and Cheshire.
I live in Chester with my young family and 2 dogs and enjoy regular holidays along the coast of North Wales and Ibiza.
I have recently been asked to join the board of trustees at Platform For Life, a mental health counselling charity in Chester. Good mental health is the foundation of a more fulfilled, happy and healthy life, yet many families struggle to access the help and support they need to achieve it. Platform for Life offers free local counselling and play therapy for families who would otherwise not be able to afford it.
Solicitor - Head of Personal Injury
Richard Layfield LLB
I've been a Solicitor at PSR Solicitors since March 2013 and am head of Personal Injury throughout the firm as well as having full responsibility for managing the Rhyl office.
I completed both my Law LLB and LPC degrees at Cardiff University, graduating in 2008 and 2009 respectively. Thereafter, I completed my 2-year training contract at a firm based in Cardiff, then I was retained by this firm as a Criminal Defence Solicitor until I decided to relocate up to North Wales.
As an experienced personal injury and civil litigation Solicitor, I represent Claimants in all manner of personal injury case work including injuries as a result of Road Traffic Accidents, Accidents at Work, and Occupiers Liability Accidents. I handle all types off personal injury claims from the minor right through to complex, serious injury claims.
Outside of work I'm a keen rugby fan, who enjoys running and travel.
USUAL LOCATIONS: Shotton Office, Rhyl Office, Ellesmere Port Office, Wallasey Office
Solicitor - Head of Litigation
Mark House LLB
I completed my law degree and legal practice course at Nottingham Law School, before qualifying as a solicitor in 2004. I then worked at a specialist personal injury firm in the East Midlands and a leading regional firm, before joining PSR in 2017.
With PSR I've continued to specialise in acting for Personal Injury claimants and have developed a keen understanding of the procedures and tactics involved in pursuing a claim, as well as the difficulties and concerns faced by people who have suffered as the result of an accident.
Since 2014 I've been proud to help hundreds of people. I've represented the public in all manner of injury claims, including serious orthopaedic injuries, brain damage, and psychological trauma. I was instructed to deal with claims for clients in the aftermath of the Potters Bar rail crash and the Penhallow hotel fire.
In addition, I represent clients in relation to all manner of disputes. I have dealt with professional negligence claims, such as those against solicitors and builders. I have helped clients recover money which is due to them and to dispute invoices which have been sent to them. I have helped business defend claims against them. I have tackled neighbour and boundary disputes.
I live locally to the Colwyn Bay office, and outside of work, I enjoy taking advantage of the coastal and mountain outdoor activities which are available on the doorstep. I'm also heavily involved with an outdoor pursuits charity, which I find an enjoyable and rewarding way of using my free time.
USUAL LOCATIONS: Shotton Office, Wrexham Office, Colwyn Bay Office, Wallasey Office
Jasmine Simpson LLB (Hons)
I joined PSR Solicitors in May 2022 as part of their first cohort of Trainee Solicitors. After being admitted as a Solicitor in August 2023, I joined the firm's Litigation Department.
I completed my Law degree at The University of Liverpool in 2018, then went on to complete the Legal Practice Course at The College of Law, Chester.
Outside of work I enjoy making the most of living in North Wales and often spend my weekends on the Llyn Peninsula. I also enjoy going to the gym, skiing holidays and travelling to warmer destinations.
USUAL LOCATIONS: Rhyl Office, Colwyn Bay Office
The nose is the central and most prominent feature of the face. As well as being important aesthetically, the nose is made up of several tissues and structures, all of which enable it to carry out its role as a key organ in the body's respiratory (breathing) and olfactory (smelling) systems.
Situated at the top of the nose and forming its basic structure is a hard piece of bone. This part of the nose is known as the bridge. Attached to the nose and moving downwards towards the nostrils are the lateral walls. These outer walls are made of cartilage, another hard substance, and are covered in skin. Inside the tip of the nose, the cartilage is split by the septum, which is made of bone and cartilage. On either side of the septum sit the nostrils or nares. These openings allow the nose to take in oxygen. After entering the nostrils, the air travels to the lungs, where it is processed to enable us to breathe.
As well as acting as a route for air to reach the lungs, the nose also provides our sense of smell. Before reaching the lungs, the air that passes through the nose is processed by the numerous cells that line the inside of the nose. These nerve cells respond to the particles in the air and communicate with the brain to produce a sense of smell.
The nose is also involved in the tasting process, with our senses of smell and taste being inherently linked to one another. If a part of your nose is damaged in an accident, you'll likely experience difficulty breathing, smelling or tasting.
Thankfully, most injuries to the nose's structures heal quickly, but some can have long-term ramifications. However your nose has been damaged, we're here for you; contact us now to discuss your case and find out how we can help you receive the compensation you deserve.
Depending on the type of accident you've been involved in, you could sustain one of many types of nose injuries. Below we list some of the most common nose injuries, but the list is not exhaustive. To find out more about the types of nose injuries we've dealt with, and to hear how we can help you claim for yours, contact us today.
Breaks and Fractures
Accidents involving the nose often cause fractures or breaks in the delicate bones that comprise the nose's essential structure. A broken nose can be an extremely painful injury, with symptoms usually including pain, swelling and redness. Sometimes, fractures sustained to the nose can cause widespread bruising across the face, particularly under the eyes. In many cases, breaks can disrupt the victim's ability to breathe, causing potentially serious issues. Most breaks heal quickly, but some can take time to get better. For some people, surgery or other medical interventions are required to heal the fracture properly.
Displaced Nose Fracture
A displaced nose fracture is a type of nasal fracture that occurs when two or more parts of the nose bone are broken. The multiple break cause the nose to lose its structural integrity, and the bones migrate or displace away from their usual position. As a result, the nose is no longer aligned, and the fracture is considered to be more complex than a typical nose fracture. Often, surgery is required to put the bones back into their proper places.
Loss of smell or taste
The nose plays a key role in the body's olfactory (smelling) and tasting systems. If the nose is damaged in an injury, the cells that allow the nose to communicate messages concerning tastes and smells can die. When too many cells are lost, the nose struggles to communicate information to the brain, resulting in a reduced sense of smell and/or taste.
Many people who lose their sense of smell and taste because of a nose injury report feeling of psychological trauma, such as sadness and depression. Our ability to taste allows us to enjoy food, with eating out being a key social activity for many people.
Problems smelling and tasting food can cause people to withdraw from social events and lose enjoyment cooking, eating or drinking.
The nose is a prominent part of the face and injuries that are sustained to it can cause intense psychological trauma. Victims of nose injuries may worry that their injury is unsightly, or that their nose has changed in a way that they no longer like. Many people who experience nasal injuries report a reduced sense of confidence or self-esteem. One reason for this is that fractures and breaks often leave residual bends and bumps in the nose that can persist forever without surgery to repair them.
Stress and anxiety may also occur if the victim has been left with breathing problems because of the injury; having to breathe through the mouth can cause people to experience additional unpleasant symptoms, such as dry mouth and heavy breathing, and can contribute to feelings of low self-esteem.
There are many potential causes of nose injuries. The list below contains some of the most common causes of nose injuries, but there are many other ways in which someone could injure their nose. If you feel you've suffered a nose injury because of an accident that wasn't your fault, contact us today to discuss your injury and learn how we can help you to claim the compensation you deserve.
Slips, Trips and Falls
Slips, trips and falls are a common cause of nasal injuries. If you slip, trip or fall in a public or maintained area, you may be able to claim compensation if it can be shown that someone should have mitigated the risk of your accident happening. For example, if you break your nose after tripping over a raised pavement, it may be possible to claim compensation from the council.
Road Traffic Accidents
Nasal injuries are a common consequence of road traffic accidents. For drivers and passengers, the deployment of the airbag in the event of a crash can cause considerable damage to the nose. Alternatively, the nose may break if the face hits the steering wheel. If the crash was caused by someone else, you may be able to make a claim. Cyclists and pedestrians are also susceptible to nose injuries. Over the years, our team of personal injury solicitors have represented many clients who have been involved in road traffic accidents. If you've injured your nose or any other part of your body in a road traffic accident that was someone else's fault, call us now.
In the UK, employers have a duty of care to their staff. They must ensure that their employees are kept as safe as possible by identifying and mitigating any risks that may occur in the workplace. They must also provide regular and up-to-date health and safety training so that staff members know how to keep themselves safe.
If your nose has been injured in an accident at work, perhaps because of a slip, trip or fall in the workplace, contact us today.
In some cases, inhaling harmful chemicals in the workplace can cause damage to the cells and other structures that exist within the nose. If you have suffered a nose injury at work, contact us today to find out how we can help you begin your claim. We understand that making a claim against an employer, particularly one you still work for, is often incredibly daunting, but we'll use our professionalism and expertise to make the process as smooth as possible.
However your injury has occurred, if you feel it was caused because of the negligence of someone else, you may be able to claim. Contact the team at PSR solicitors today to find out if you’re able to make a claim.
If you have suffered damage to your nose through no fault of your own and you feel there is evidence of 3rd party liability, then you are entitled to try and make a nose injury compensation claim.
By employing the services of one of PSR's qualified personal injury lawyers, you can rest assured that you have secured the legal expertise and experience to win your claim and receive the maximum compensation that you and your family deserve.
In the unlikely event that your claim is unsuccessful, our No Win No Fee promise offers you the peace of mind that there will be no legal costs to pay, meaning no risk to you.
All PSR’s Personal Injury Solicitors in Wales and our Injury Lawyers in Cheshire are accredited by the Law Society for Personal Injury Claims. Our accredited status as specialist nose injury solicitors provides the reassurance you should be looking for and guarantees that we have the expertise and tenacity to secure the maximum levels of compensation for you or your family.
Covering North Wales and Cheshire, with offices in Colwyn Bay, Ellesmere Port, Rhyl, Shotton, Wrexham, Wallasey, and Chester, PSR Solicitors are one of the leading firms of Personal Injury Solicitors out there, affording you confidence that if you recruit the services of one of our expert solicitors, they will manage the entire claim and allow you to concentrate on more important issues, like recovery.
Your Personal Injury claim is vitally important, which is why we will contact you within an hour of your initial contact with us during normal working hours, or at the earliest opportunity on the next working day if you contact us after close of business.
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