Dupuytren’s Contracture is a condition that causes one or more fingers to bend permanently towards the palm of your hand. It is more awkward than painful, but in severe cases it can mean that you do not have full use of your hand.
It is a surprisingly common condition, although it tends to affect more men than women.
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- Symptoms of Dupuytren’s Contracture
- Causes of Dupuytren’s Contracture
- Jobs at risk of Dupuytren’s Contracture
- Treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture
Most cases of Dupuytren’s Contracture are thought to be the result of genetic factors, but there is some evidence that exposure to certain conditions at work may increase the risk of developing the condition.
If your Dupuytren’s Contracture has been caused or made worse by your working environment then you may be entitled to claim compensation.
Dupuytren’s Contracture Compensation Claims
If you are looking for advice, it always helps to speak to someone who knows the issues and the implications involved. In the case of industrial disease claims, you need to speak to a specialist compensation lawyer.
Thompsons Solicitors is a firm of multi-award winning no win no fee compensation lawyers who will help you get the maximum possible compensation in the shortest possible time.
How much could you claim? Call 0800 0891331 for free legal advice.