What can the legal system do for CRPS sufferers?

This page seeks to demystify the legal process for making a successful compensation claim.

As has been said many times on this website, compensation cannot turn back the clock.

It can however relieve the financial pressure caused CRPS through losing a job, or having to change careers, or working reduced hours.

Compensation can also pay for the best private medical treatment; treatment which is always on hand whenever it is required, and without being at the mercy of long NHS waiting lists.

All of these things can contribute to an improved quality of life for the CRPS sufferer and their family.


The Key Stages of a CRPS Compensation Claim

Although no two cases are the same, most CRPS compensation claims follow a similar pattern.

The key stages are summarised below…