Child Compensation Claims Explained


Child Injury Claims

Whilst most people will know that if they suffer an injury as a result of a non-fault accident that they have the right to claim compensation, people often forget that children who are injured are also entitled to make a claim.

A claim made on behalf of a child follows broadly similar process to a claim presented by an adult but any settlement reached on a child claim must be approved by a District Judge in the County Court at an Infant Approval Hearing.

We’ve taken the time to set out below all that you need to know about child compensation claims.

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