If you have suffered a catastrophic injury as the result of someone’s negligence, you may seek compensation for damages from those responsible. This kind of injury is often accompanied by long-term or permanent disability. You or a family member may be unable to maintain employment as a result, creating an incredible financial strain. Hiring a catastrophic injury attorney is the first step in protecting your rights and options.
Victims of catastrophic injuries will need to retain a catastrophic injury attorney to explore possibilities to help protect the fanatical future of the victim. If you or a loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury, give us a call at (404) 759-0372.
Examples of Catastrophic Personal Injury Cases
There are many types of catastrophic injuries that likely would require legal counsel to explore and pursue legal options. Some examples include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injury including paralysis
- Other permanent, physical injuries
Regardless of the cause of your life-altering injury, there will be many important factors surrounding your case. Sorting it all out to establish fault and the extent of the damages you suffer likely will necessitate help from a qualified attorney.
What types of damages might a catastrophic injury cause?
Each case is unique, but there are a number of possible damages that victims might suffer. It is important to be compensated fully for all the damages you or your loved one suffer to be sure you receive the care and service you need. Given the severe nature of catastrophic injuries, the judgment or settlement sums are often large and may cover:
- Medical bills (past and future)
- Lost wages
- Reduced capacity to earn a wage
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional distress
If you or a loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury, give us a call at (404) 759-0372.