How much compensation can I get for my injuries?
‘How much compensation can I receive’ is a commonly asked question. However, the answer can be complex when it comes to compensation for injury at work and car accident compensation.
If we can speak to you quickly and identify your specific injuries, your age, your employment, and all the circumstances of your injury, then we can far better assess if you can claim at all, and give a more personalised indication of compensation payout amounts.
A claim assessment is free and there is no obligation, just simply get in touch with us.
Without speaking with you it can’t truly be assessed. However, we’ve provided some basic tools and example payments on this page as a rough guide. This should help you assess what you may receive for the value of damages, insurance and any compensation proceeds. If you need help, you’re welcome to get in touch.
How much would my compensation payout amounts be?
How much money you will receive for a personal injury strongly depends upon many factors…
Are you seeking help with workplace injury compensation or injury at work compensation?
The compensation payout received is relative to the impact an injury has on you. There is no one chart or payment that fits all injuries, and firms that state that are not giving you the truth.
The specific factors that are considered are:
Your own personal circumstances such as your age, your injuries, and your employment
The circumstances in which your accident took place in Queensland
Most importantly, your lawyer’s knowledge and experience, and many more aspects
We’ve answered more of your questions below, but you’re welcome to contact us for free at anytime to discuss.
It costs nothing to assess your claim for compensation if car accident injury or workplace related, and it’s wise to know your legal options quickly as time limits are a key factor, so get in touch or read/watch more below.
What factors influence compensation payments?
Each accident compensation claim payout for car accident compensation or workplace injury compensation depends on and looks at many factors such as:
What are the average compensation payments for motor accident claims in QLD?
The ‘average’ refers to the mean average, which is worked out by adding all of the payment amounts together, then dividing the amount by the number of settlements.
A compensation for car accident claim is unique depending on the situation. As an example, let’s look at the 7,623 motor vehicle accident claims in Queensland that were finalised in the 2017 financial year:
The average compensation payment for minor injuries was $65,957
The average compensation payment for moderate injuries was $151,771
The average compensation payment for serious injuries was $352,396
The average compensation payment for severe injuries was $747,188
The average compensation payment for extreme injuries was $1,952,602
Frequently asked questions on how much compensation you may receive
- statistical data gathered by the Motor Accident Insurance Commission*
- We also have data from the Workers’ Compensation Regulator (formerly QComp*)
- You can also see real case studies of what other people actually were awarded for their Compensation Claims to help give you a better idea
- Talk to us, chat or email and we’ll be glad to share what we can if it helps you
- Take a 30 Second Compensation Claim Check and we’ll assess you’re claim. It’s free.
- Or you can work out a very rough idea of your own compensation in our compensation calculator
Yes indeed, every accident compensation claim is different, because injuries affect everyone in different ways. This is the case across all injury claims, from compensation payouts for car accidents to compensation for injury at work claims.
A professional pianist, for instance, is likely to suffer a greater loss of income from losing his/her little finger than say, an accountant, because a professional pianist likely cannot continue in his or her occupation without their little finger.
The professional pianist would therefore likely receive a greater compensation payout.
You may well do but until a qualified injury lawyer looks at your claim and discusses it with you, it can be hard to assess. Thankfully we have a quick 30 second compensation claim check which can help answer if you have a claim. It’s free, there is no cost and no obligation to use it. Alternatively we’re here to help so you are welcome to chat, call or email or if you prefer any time.
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Self help tools to assess how much compensation you may get
How much compensation did other people get awarded for their injuries?
To help you understand more how much other people were awarded for their compensation claims, (who may have similar injuries to you) we pulled together some helpful, real life compensation claim example case studies.
These include compensation for injury at work as well as car accident injuries and more.