Serious Injury Claim Lawyers

IF YOU’VE SUSTAINED A CATASTROPHIC OR SERIOUS INJURY, COMPENSATION CLAIMS MAY BE POSSIBLE WITH GOULDSON LEGAL.

Serious injury compensation claims cover a range of injuries, including those sustained on the road, at work, and in public places, among many more. These claims usually fall under one of the existing schemes for accident or injury, such as Motor Vehicle Accident, Workers’ Compensation or Public Liability.

Our expert team will guide you through the serious injury compensation claim process to ensure you receive the best possible outcome for your situation. If there is no identifiable party at fault, you may be eligible to submit an Injury Super claim.

At Gouldson Legal, your wellbeing is our priority. We assist with the paperwork for all serious injury compensation claims so that you can focus on your recovery.

Need to lodge a serious injury claim? Queensland’s experts are here to help.

Serious injury compensation claims cover a range of injuries, including those sustained on the road, at work, and in public places, among many more. These claims usually fall under one of the existing schemes for accident or injury, such as Motor Vehicle Accident, Workers’ Compensation or Public Liability.

Our expert team will guide you through the serious injury compensation claim process to ensure you receive the best possible outcome for your situation. If there is no identifiable party at fault, you may be eligible to submit an Injury Super claim.

At Gouldson Legal, your wellbeing is our priority. We assist with the paperwork for all serious injury compensation claims so that you can focus on your recovery.

Need to lodge a serious injury claim? Queensland’s experts are here to help.

We’re here to help.

Contact us today to speak with our team about your serious injury claim. Queensland clients count on us for results.

No Win. No Fee. No Problems.

When it comes to serious injury compensation claims, we believe everyone has the right to legal representation, regardless of their financial circumstances. That’s why every single case we take on is covered by our No Win. No Fee. No Problems Guarantee. If you don’t win, we don’t charge.

Free case review.

Unsure if you’re entitled to lodge a serious injury claim? Queensland residents can contact us today for a free case review. Once you’ve answered a few simple questions, one of our expert lawyers will review your eligibility. No fee. No obligation. No stress.

Lower fee cap.

Are you seeking compensation through a serious injury claim? Queensland lawyers often operate on a 50% fee cap—meaning they can walk away with up to half of your settlement amount. At Gouldson Legal, we think this is unfair. We charge at competitive hourly rates with a 30% fee cap to ensure the bulk of the settlement from any serious injury compensation claims go to you.

Mobile serious injury compensation claims lawyer.

We understand that you may be in pain or facing challenges following a serious injury. Compensation claims lawyers at Gouldson Legal will meet you wherever is easiest for you – whether at the hospital, your home, a local café, or one of our office locations.

Who is eligible for serious injury compensation claims?

Spinal injury
Spinal injury

If you sustained a spinal injury, such as paraplegia, quadriplegia or tetraplegia, you may be eligible to lodge a serious injury compensation claim.

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Amputations
Amputations

If an injury or accident resulted in amputation, you may be eligible to lodge a serious injury compensation claim.

Brain damage
Brain damage

If you have sustained brain damage and are suffering ongoing issues with function, speech and/or learning, you may be eligible to lodge a serious injury compensation claim.

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Psychiatric injury
Psychiatric injury

If you have sustained severe and debilitating mental or psychiatric injuries, you may be eligible to lodge a serious injury compensation claim.

Electrocution or burn injury
Electrocution or burn injury

If you experienced serious burns or electrocution, you may be eligible to lodge a serious injury compensation claim.

Frequently Asked Questions

Typically, serious injury compensation claims involve traumatic and life-altering injuries. These may involve permanent impacts upon a person’s life and/or require continuous care and treatment.

Serious injuries vary widely in degree and type, and may include:

  • Head and brain injuries
  • Back, neck and spinal cord injuries, such as paraplegia, quadriplegia or tetraplegia
  • Loss of limbs
  • Loss of vision
  • Serious disfigurement, such as severe scarring or burns
  • Serious internal injuries
  • Severe mental disorders, behavioural disturbance disorders, or psychiatric injuries
  • Children born with birth defects

If your injuries are less severe than those listed above, you may still be entitled to a claim. Call us today to speak with our expert compensation lawyers and organise a free case review.

If you have sustained serious or catastrophic injuries, we strongly recommend speaking with one of our experienced serious injury lawyers as soon as practicable.

At Gouldson Legal, every client is entitled to a free case review. To receive a free case review for your serious injury compensation claim, Queensland residents can simply call our office or complete the online form.

A member of our team will then meet with you to discuss the situation and take you through the claims process, step by step.

Yes, strict time limits apply to all personal injury claims in Queensland. Because of this, it’s best to speak to one of our expert lawyers when practicable* to ensure that your entitlements are fully protected.

Following the accident, you will need to lodge a Notice of Claim form in accordance with the relevant pre-court process, and serve the Notice on all parties you believe to be at fault. The time at which this must be done varies widely depending on the type of claim.

To avoid any roadblocks in your serious injury compensation claim, contact our team today.

* It’s important to put your health first. Once you have received advice in regards to your injuries, you should then consider your options for any serious injury claims.

We understand that serious and catastrophic injuries can be life-altering. In addition to the strain placed on your lifestyle and your relationships, it can permanently impact your ability to earn an income.

Our team’s first priority is ensuring that you are receiving the care and treatment you require. Following this, our expert serious injury compensation claim lawyers will work with you to identify your entitlements.

The compensation you receive from a serious injury compensation claim is calculated according to the circumstances of the accident and injury. Depending on your situation, you may be eligible to seek compensation for:

  • Past and future treatment, rehabilitation and pharmaceutical costs.
  • Past and future nursing, supervision, respite or support worker services.
  • Past and future loss of income and superannuation.
  • Commercial costs, including lawn mowing, cleaning, and maintenance.
  • Impacts on quality of life, including pain, suffering, and loss of enjoyment.
  • Home modifications, vehicle modifications, and specialised equipment

To fully understand what compensation you may be entitled to, contact one of our serious injury compensation claim lawyers for a free, confidential chat.

When it comes to a serious injury claim, Brisbane clients count on Gouldson Legal to resolve claims as efficiently as possible. However, it’s important to remember that every claim is as individual as the person making it.

For serious injury compensation claims, numerous variables can shorten or prolong the time it takes for decisions to be made or the claim to be finalised. To speed up the process, ensure you lodge a claim as soon as possible and keep accurate and detailed records at hand.

Queensland law firms don’t come more dedicated than Gouldson Legal. All serious injury compensation claims are reviewed by a team of fully qualified lawyers–including the company Director–to ensure it is considered from all angles.

At Gouldson Legal, three simple principles guide everything we do:

We don’t represent cases. We represent people.
We keep in contact. You’ll never be left in the dark.
We work harder and smarter to get the best result for you. Not us. You.