Owing to the requirement for high levels of fitness, both physical and mental, members of the forces can often have their careers curtailed, through medical downgrading and/or premature medical discharge, following injury.
A firearm or ballistic injury can be a devastating experience because members of the forces are often unable afterwards to enjoy comparable careers, not only in terms of remuneration and benefits but also the camaraderie and the rewarding and exhilarating nature of serving in the Armed Forces.
Gary Boyd, the partner in charge of Gorvins’ military injury department, is an acknowledged expert in the highly specialised field of military claims including those related to firearm/ballistic injuries including by way of examples:
Gorvins’ military personal injury department has the knowledge, experience and contacts (with barristers, medical and other experts, etc) to provide a nuanced and holistic service to our military clients who have sustained firearm/ ballistic injuries. This allows us to provide a service which includes not only maximising compensation for injuries and losses, but also securing appropriate rehabilitation and support.
Gary Boyd, the partner in charge of Gorvins’ military personal injury department, is an acknowledged expert in the highly specialised field of military brain injury claims. To discuss your case with Gary you can call us on 0161 930 5117 or fill in our online enquiry form and let us call you back to see how we can help. We can help with all of your ballistic injury and other military injury claims enquiries.
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