The past couple of posts on our personal injury law blog have highlighted two important issues related to car accidents and injuries. First, it is not always easy to determine who will be able to compensate an accident victim for injuries he or she suffers in a wreck. Second, whiplash is a common injury suffered in these accidents, which if not treated properly could result in chronic pain. As a result, car accident victims who are injured in a wreck caused by the negligence of another should consider filing a personal injury lawsuit in hopes of recovering compensation for their damages.
Significant damages can be incurred when one’s head and/or neck are injured. The head and neck are vulnerable body parts in an accident and an injury relating to them is not always obvious. But when such an injury manifests itself, a neck or head injury can become life-altering. It can prevent a victim from working, earning a living, and even functioning on a day-to-day basis. Injuries affecting this area of the body include whiplash, herniated disks, and even paralysis.
Treatment for these injuries can become quite costly and time-consuming, too. Thus, the financial burden associated with an accident can quickly become overwhelming, especially when someone is unable to continue working. Lawyers at our firm understand these difficulties and work hard to help families put their lives back together.
With over 100 years of combined experience, we provide goal-oriented legal advice to our clients. Keeping in mind both the short-term and long-term consequences of car accident injuries, we fight to recover the maximum amount of recoverable compensation for our clients so that they can obtain medical treatment they need while maintaining financial stability.