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Catastrophic Injuries

Catastrophic injuries generally cause victims to be debilitated for long periods of time or even permanently disabled, making them unable to work or earn a living. These tragic events not only affect the victim but his or her family as well, due to the costs of treatment and the constant care needed while he or she recovers.

Serious injuries not only affect victims physically, but also emotionally and financially. A catastrophic injury can prevent a victim from enjoying life altogether and can cause ample amounts of stress for both the victim and his or her family. Intense injuries have been known to change a person’s personality as a whole.

For all of these reasons, it is important to seek justice with the help of a Park City personal injury lawyer. Summit Injury Law is a personal injury law firm that is dedicated to helping the people of Utah achieve fair settlements for their injuries and losses. With over 20 years of experience in personal injury law, attorney David S. Kottler knows the ins and outs of catastrophic injury cases and can assist you in during this difficult time.

Causes And Types Of Catastrophic Injuries

Catastrophic injuries can be caused by a variety of different accidents and can result in countless types of physical injuries. Some of the accidents that can lead to catastrophic injuries include:

Unfortunately, these tragic accidents are often caused by the negligence of another party, and can lead to a devastating injuries that can cause pain and suffering for a lifetime. Some examples of catastrophic injuries are:

  • Extensive burns over large sections of the body
  • Brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Paralysis
  • Limb amputations
  • Multiple bone fractures
  • Neck and back injuries
  • Organ damage

The results of a catastrophic event can last for weeks, months, or even years. Thankfully, you do not have to suffer in silence; with the assistance of a knowledgeable attorney, you can seek compensation for the pain and loss you sustained from your injury.

What Losses Can I Receive Compensation For?

There are several problems that catastrophic injury victims face, including the struggle to pay bills and earn a living. To help you pick up the pieces and move forward with your life after a catastrophic injury, compensation from the negligent party can be sought. Through a personal injury claim or lawsuit, you may be able to recover compensation for:

  • Medical expenses
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Lost income
  • Current and future care
  • Loss of earning ability
  • Loss of enjoyment in life
  • Pain and suffering
  • Any other costs you have experienced due to the injury

To ensure you receive the best opportunity to obtain maximum compensation, seek the help of a Park City personal injury lawyer with ample knowledge and experience with catastrophic injury cases like yours.

Contact A Firm That Has The Unique Knowledge You Require

Contact a Utah ski accident lawyer from our firm for immediate legal representation. For those who live outside of Utah, we can usually handle most of the details of your claim on your behalf, maintaining constant communication with you by email or telephone.

Contact Summit Injury Law For A Free Case Evaluation

We encourage all prospective clients to speak with our experienced Utah personal injury lawyer. Whether you hire us or not, we are able to provide you with a free case evaluation, so you can make an informed decision.

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