Auto accidents and other types of personal injuries can result in serious injuries which are defined as ones that alter someone’s life completely. This could mean a debilitating injury that permanently impacts an individual. It could include paralysis or disfigurement, both of which require a high level of medical care.
Serious injury can even result in death and that could bring forth the need to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The Law Office of William T. Corbett is ready to stand by our clients in these difficult times of need with top-quality legal counsel.
Types of Serious Injury
Sometimes classified as catastrophic, serious injuries lead to a decrease in quality of life. It often completely changes the life of a person and their family forever. Here is a look at some of the serious injury cases represented by the legal team at the Law Office of William T. Corbett.
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Damage to organs
- Severe burns
- Loss of limb
- Hearing loss
- Vision loss
Causes of serious injury
As previously mentioned, auto accidents are a primary cause for serious injuries. There are other types of actions that could lead to these serious and unfortunate conditions. Boat accidents and motorcycle accidents are two more reasons behind some serious personal injuries. Workplace accidents, industrial mishaps and fires are more reasons to file a serious injury lawsuit.
Medical care is usually required for a long time after a serious injury. Victims can see those bills paid for by the responsible parties. There is also the consideration of future lost wages, a lower quality of life and all the pain and suffering that accompanies these types of injuries. A serious injury can wind up being very costly for the rest of a person’s life and there needs to be a way of covering those costs.
Contact a serious injury lawyer
After a serious injury is sustained, the next step in the process is obviously the road to recovery. That includes getting the proper medical care and focusing on health and family. While all that is going on, a personal injury attorney can handle the specifics of your lawsuit. There is no reason that the family of a victim of a serious injury should have to navigate through this process. The Law Office of William T. Corbett will take the pressure off families and attend to all the specifics of a serious injury case in Mooresville, NC or the surrounding areas.