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Injury to the Senses Compensation

We may be able to help you claim compensation if you have sustained damage to your:

  • Sight
  • Hearing
  • Sense of Smell
  • Sense of Taste

Typical compensation awards to injured persons that have or are suffering with this type of injury after an accident are listed below:


Injuries affecting Sight

Total Blindness and Deafness upto £307,000

Total Blindness upto £204,250

Loss of sight in one eye with reduced vision in the other £48,600 - £136,700

Total loss of one eye £41,675 - £50,000

Complete loss of sight in one eye £37,450 - £41,675

Serious Impairment to one eye but not complete loss of vision and without significant risk of loss or reduction of vision in the other eye £18,000 - £30,000

Minor but permanent impairment of vision in one or both eyes. This can include symptoms of double vision, permanent sensitivity to bright light etc £6,925 - £15,950

Minor eye injuries £3,000 - £6,650

Transient eye injuries (where the injured person has completely recovered within a few weeks) £1,675 - £3,000



Total deafness and loss of speech £83,325 - £107,000

Total deafness £69,000 - £83,325

Total loss of hearing in one ear £23,800 - £34,600


Partial Hearing Loss and/or Tinnitus

Severe tinnitus and NIHL £22,600 - £34,600

Moderate tinnitus and NIHL or moderate to severe tinnitus or NIHL alone £11,300 - £22,600

Mild tinnitus and some NIHL £9,575 - £11,300

Slight or occasional tinnitus with slight NIHL £5,600 - £9,575

Slight NIHL without tinnitus without NIHL Upto £5,325

NIHL is Noise Induced Hearing Loss.


Impairment of Taste and Smell

Total loss of taste and smell - In the region of £29,800

Total loss of smell and significant loss of taste £25,000 - £29,800

Loss of smell £19,000 - £25,000

Loss of taste £14,600 - £19,000


If you have suffered an injury which has damaged any of your senses please dont delay and give us a call on 0800 160 1296 to start your No Win No Fee* claim for compensation today.


Here at The Accident Claimline we have years of experience dealing with a wide range of accident claims and a wide range of injuries.

Other Injury Claims we can help with are below but if yours is not on the list please still give us a call as we still may be able to help you:

Ankle & Foot Injury Claims

Arm Injury Claims

Asbestos Related Injury Claims

Mesothelioma Compensation Claims

Back Injury Claims

Bacterial Food Poisoning Claims

Facial Injury Claims

Hand Injury Claims

Head Injury Claims

Brain Injury Claims

Leg Injury Claims

Lung Disease Injury Claims

Neck Injury Claims

Whiplash Injury Claims

Pelvic/Hip Injury Claims

Shoulder Injury Claims

Paralysis Injury Claims

Injuries to the Senses Claims

*Other costs may be payable

**TAC have a team of technical claims qualifiers who will speak with you and if you have, in our opinion, a valid claim we can refer your case to one of the personal injury solicitors on our panel.


Contact our Specialist Injury Claim Team

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