Request a
Free Call Back
Name
Tel
Email

Horse Riding Injury

Horse riding is a sport which requires lots of guts and strength; people normally do not identify the risk that is involved in horse riding. It is observed that every year a huge number of people get injured whilst riding a horse. The most common way to obtain a horse riding injury is to fall off, and this can lead to a serious damage. Sometimes the horse bucks you and throws you off with intensity and in that case you can get severely injured as the horse might drag you along.

It is not necessary that horse riding injury always happen while riding it can also occur when someone is handling, grooming or feeding the horse. Always keep in mind that no horse is safe whether a domestic or wild. It is always wise to tell the instructor if you are not an experienced rider. It is important to take trainer with you whenever you go out on a hack as it is possible that your horse might get uncontrollable. For your safety you should wear a hard shell helmet while riding which must be properly fasten and should in a good condition to defend you. Other things that you need to include while riding are the fitted boots and nonskid gloves. It is good if you wear tight trousers and top.

The most common injuries that occur during horse riding are wrist and elbow injury that most of the time happens due to a fall. Shoulder injury is also quite common. When you are dragged by the horse bruises, sprains and spinal injuries could occur. If you the horse throw you harshly on land then you might make your foot injured and fracture your bone. Serious horse riding injuries are head damage and concision which can even cause death.

Horse injury needs medical treatments that need some expenses. If you have suffered any horse riding injury and are not able to afford the expense of your treatment and have loss earning due to it then you make a compensation claim for it. You can hire a genuine company that will not ask for the fee unless you get the compensation. If your compensation claim is approved by the court then you will receive the full compensation payout. In case you don’t then you need to hire a lawyer for it that will fight for your claim and ensure that you will get the full compensation.

Testimonials
Workplace Accident
Mrs P tripped on an extension lead wire which had been left to run across the floor of her workplace. She had previously complained about the lead however it was not rectified until after her accident. Liability was admitted early in the claim and Mrs P was awarded £1600.00 following consultation with a medico-legal expert.
"I was very sceptical to approach a "no win no fee" firm, but I was happy to have them help me. They were professional, concise and were successful with my claim. I would be very happy to use them and to recommend them."
Mrs P, London