Catastrophic Injury FAQ

What Can I Do If I'm Catastrophically Injured

When accidents resulting in serious injuries are caused by the reckless or careless actions of another person or entity, they can and should be held liable for their negligence. If you or someone you love has been catastrophically injured in a car accident, truck accident, motorcycle accident, construction accident, or workplace accident, or by a defective product or through an act of medical malpractice, you may have grounds for a compensation-seeking lawsuit.

What Are The Different Types of Catastrophic injury

What Damages are Recoverable?

Catastrophic injuries can cause severe physical, emotional, and financial distress, so damages in these types of cases can be significant. Because calculating damages in catastrophic injury cases can be complex, and because each case is different, it is a good idea to consult with a lawyer about how much your case may be worth and what types of compensation you can expect from a successful lawsuit.

Damages typically recoverable in catastrophic injury cases include:

  • Past and future medical bills
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Costs of home care
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of quality of life
  • Lost income
  • Lost earning capacity