Some accidents cause minor injuries, and then you have more severe accidents that result in catastrophic injuries. The most severe damage that a person can suffer from is a catastrophic injury. This injury or illness is a costly or debilitating injury that you will suffer effects from for the rest of your life.
When faced with a catastrophic injury, you need time to heal and recover. You need to contact an experienced lawyer so that you can receive compensation for your injuries and damages.
Bader Scott Injury Lawyers are skilled Rome personal injury lawyers who handle these sensitive cases. We have represented many clients that have survived many different types of accidents. Their injuries are various, but they all needed compensation.
We know that no amount of money will reverse your accident, but it can bring you peace of mind. While you’re out of work recovering, you still have bills to pay. A settlement can cover your medical costs and help you set up your new life.
What are common accidents that cause catastrophic injuries?
Most catastrophic injuries occur because of a workplace or a car accident. These are environments where heavy machinery causes many accidents. We know that cars aren’t associated with pieces of heavy machinery, but automobiles are metal, and they weigh thousands of pounds. So, cars are pieces of heavy machinery. Some other accidents that cause catastrophic injuries include:
- Motorcycle accidents
- DUI accidents
- Workplace accidents
- Truck accidents
- Construction accidents
How do you handle catastrophic accident cases?
There is no way that another person can fully understand the impact of your injury on your life. However, an experienced attorney can help set a valuation on your suffering and damages. We will thoroughly investigate your accident to determine the negligent party.
Then, we will gather evidence about your health and condition. We need to know every aspect of your injuries. Next, we will interview your family, friends, and healthcare professionals to get their view on your challenges, quality of life, and your injuries.
We make sure to meet with your doctor before they testify in your case. They need to be able to describe your injuries in words that a jury or judge can understand. Too often, doctors use confusing medical jargon that can negatively affect your case. We also create diagrams and infographics to explain surgeries and other aspects of your injuries and recovery.
How do catastrophic injuries happen?
You can get severe injuries from accidents that happen anywhere. They can occur at home, while you’re out shopping, at work, or even while you’re traveling. However, car and workplace accidents are the leading causes of catastrophic injuries. Burn injuries are a type of catastrophic damage that has many effects on your life. Victims must heal from this injury or disfigurement. A skilled attorney will factor in this lifelong pain and suffering in a settlement.
Catastrophic injuries occur because someone was negligent and careless. An example would be a drunk driving accident. Someone that drinks and drives are acting maliciously and have no care for your life or safety. A drunk driving accident could is preventable, which is the same as any catastrophic injury accident.
Your injuries were the result of the negligence of someone else, which means you are entitled to compensation. Your entire life has flipped upside down, all at the hands of someone else. A settlement will help you pay your bills so that you can focus on healing. An experienced catastrophic injury attorney will be able to get you results.
What can my catastrophic injury claim cover?
Any personal injury claim in Georgia can cover reasonable expenses you have incurred because of your injuries. Some of these expenses can include medical bills, loss of wages, loss of earning potential, loss of quality of life, pain, and suffering, and more. Filing a claim can be complicated, so we recommend hiring legal representation.
Let us handle your catastrophic injury claim.
We understand that your catastrophic injury case takes dedication to win. You have suffered enough, and you deserve relief. If you or someone you know has suffered from a catastrophic injury, contact an Atlanta personal injury attorney today. Let us get you a settlement that you deserve.