When someone’s negligence causes permanent injuries to another, the injured party has a right to pursue the maximum compensation available under the law. If you or your loved one has suffered catastrophic injuries through the fault of another, contact Brodhead Law right away. Our Atlanta personal injury lawyers are dedicated advocates for injured people.
There is no universally accepted legal definition of what constitutes catastrophic injuries. However, many medical and legal professionals agree that they are injuries so serious as to have permanently damaging effects on the victim. Catastrophic injuries have a severe impact on the victim’s short and long-term functional capabilities.
Common types of catastrophic injuries include:
Any accident that causes physical trauma to the victim can result in catastrophic injuries. Possible causes include:
The more serious the injury, the greater the medical expenses, the more time off from work, and the more likely you are to become permanently disabled. Effects of a catastrophic injury can last long after the accident. Serious injuries with life-altering consequences can also cause severe emotional harm. It is important to have an attorney who will assess the full extent of your losses and fight for the full and fair compensation you deserve.
In a catastrophic injury claim, depending on your injuries, your damages may include:
Our Atlanta trial lawyers at Brodhead Law have a comprehensive understanding of how to handle catastrophic injury claims. We use sophisticated strategies to recover the largest amount possible for our clients. Call us today if you or your loved one has suffered catastrophic injuries through the negligence or wrongdoing of another.