Lateral Malleolus Fracture
A fracture to the bone located to the outer aspect of the ankle. Lateral malleolus fractures are commonly caused by a roll of the ankle, an awkward landing from a jump, or a directly blow to the outer ankle. Common symptoms include: sharp outer ankle or lower leg pain, swelling, and bruising.
Potential Settlement Value
In 2002, the Court in Hutchison v Dalton,  OJ No 4764 awarded the injured person $50,000 for injuries that included a lateral malleolus fracture.Read the Full Decision on CanLII
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