Catastrophic/Severe Injury

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Catastrophic/Severe Injury Attorney in Coppell, TX

The life of a victim of a catastrophic or severe injury has irrevocably changed. Not only will the victim never work again, but he or she generally needs extensive medical treatment, often for life. Permanent physical and/or mental impairment are just the most obvious factors for victims. These horrific injuries are often not the fault of the victim but result from issues over which they have no control.

Why Retain an Attorney

Pursuing catastrophic injury claims requires significant resources. A Dallas-Fort Worth catastrophic injury lawyer aggressively and thoroughly investigates all aspects of your case. That includes not only examining all relevant medical reports but hiring medical and psychological experts to examine the victim and review the case. These experts will then testify in court. Our aim is to get to the bottom of the situation and find out if negligence was involved.

We ensure all expenses and conditions related to the accident – not just medical or rehabilitation costs – are taken into account. These include lost income and pain and suffering. An attorney guides clients through the disability claim process as well as any other benefits for which the victim qualifies. Most cases are settled, but we will go to trial for our clients if necessary.

Types of Catastrophic Injuries

Catastrophic injuries may result in permanent physical and/or mental disabilities. The victim and their family face challenges for the rest of their lives. Common types of catastrophic injuries or their results include:

  • amputation
  • burns
  • coma
  • neurological problems
  • major organ damage
  • multiple fractures
  • paralysis
  • persistent vegetative state
  • spinal cord injuries
  • vision sight or hearing loss
  • Any type of brain trauma may result in physical and mental challenges.

Claims/Types of Damages

Victims of catastrophic injuries or their loved ones may sue if their severe injuries resulted from another’s negligence. Your attorney can help calculate damages, including past and future medical and rehabilitation expenses, current and future lost income, pain and suffering, physical disfigurement and mental anguish.

If you or a loved one suffered a catastrophic injury, you need the services of an experienced catastrophic injury attorney. Call the Bonneau Law Firm today at 972-316-4100 for a free consultation.