Military injury claim

Military injury claim

If you are employed by the UK military and have suffered an accident or injury through no fault of your own, you may be able to make a military accident claim.

We take all military injury compensation claims on a no win, no fee basis.

Our team specialise in handling claims against the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and other negligent parties. We can review your compensation claim at no cost to you. Please call us if only to put your mind at ease.

Ministry of Defence (MOD) military injury claims

The number of armed services personnel injured during the course of military service is steadily increasing. Whether accidental or deliberate, if your injury was caused by another person's negligence you may be eligible to claim financial compensation.

You may be able to make a military injury claim against the MOD if any of the following have happened:

  • you have been injured via defective work equipment
  • you have been injured overseas
  • you have suffered a psychological injury as a result of military combat
  • you have been assaulted by a colleague (assault and criminal injuries)
  • you have been injured in a road traffic accident
  • you have been injured whilst on a training exercise
  • a┬ámember of the armed services has been killed in combat and the family need assistance at the Coroner's Inquest and/or advice on how to bring a fatal accidents claim
  • you have been given inadequate or incorrect medical treatment and wish to bring a medical negligence claim
  • you work for a private sector company or close protection service and have suffered an injury through any of the above

This list is not exhaustive and if you have suffered an injury which is not covered above please do not hesitate to contact us for advice as we may still be able to help.

Making a claim against the MOD

We understand that making a military accident claim against the MOD is a daunting prospect, especially as in most cases it is still the employer. However if the MOD is responsible for your injury, compensation is your legal right.

In order to make a military injury claim against the MOD it will normally be necessary to show negligence or breach of duty on their part: for example, the accident or incident which caused your injury may have occurred due to some fault on the part of the MOD, or a person or persons employed by the MOD.

The law surrounding military accidents is complex and is constantly changing as a result of decisions made by appeal courts. If injured in the course of military service, you should always seek advice from a specialist solicitor.

Contact us

Our experienced military accident solicitors will advise you of your options and discuss any concerns you have about bringing a claim. We are dedicated to ensuring the smooth and efficient handling of your claim, and will support you throughout the course of the legal process.

For a free, no obligation discussion with a solicitor that specialises in military injury claims, please contact us free on 0800 0384 384.
We are available to take your call twenty four hours a day, seven days a week.

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