A quarter of major injuries reported by Police Officers are caused by slips or trips, with over half happening during foot patrol duties*. Would you be covered if you fell and injured yourself this winter?
The human body contains 206 bones, and some are more fragile and easily broken than others. Fractures usually happen when too much force is applied to a bone, usually during a fall or an accident. A fractured ankle could take six weeks to recover, while a fractured wrist might take as long as three months to recover fully.
Some of the most common fractures include:
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