There are many benefits of making a Criminal Personal Injury Claim in Scotland. First and foremost, the time limit for making a Criminal Personal Injury Claim Scotland is short. It is usually two years, but the compensation can be extended to five years under some exceptional circumstances. There are no upfront costs and no legal investigation required. In addition, this form of compensation is not limited to a specific case. If the person who was injured has suffered an inflicted injury, he or she can make a criminal injury claim in Scotland.