This will depend on the severity of injuries and the position on liability. Often, we will wait until the end of your prognosis to ensure full recovery.
As an example, if you decided to settle before your prognosis has concluded then your claim may be limited to that point. If your injury became more severe after you had decided to settle we would not be able to claim any further. This is why you may wish to wait for full recovery or for more serious injuries a definitive long-term prognosis.
To learn more about prognosis and other phrases that are used in a personal injury claim visit our glossary.