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Marianna Catastrophic Injury Attorney
Outstanding Legal Representation in Jackson County
An act of negligence can cause severe consequences for another person, completely changing the course of their life from heath and independence to disability, dependence, and suffering that can last forever. Such injuries can last a lifetime and cause staggering damages in terms of medical interventions, loss of wages, pain and suffering, and more. If you or someone you love has fallen into this category due to another’s negligence, recklessness, or outright intention, you should seek the services of a dependable catastrophic injury attorney in Marianna. Turn to the Law Offices of B. Shannon Saunders, PA for seasoned, caring, and dedicated service throughout Jackson County.
What Is Considered a Catastrophic Illness or Injury?
A catastrophic injury is one that causes permanent damage to victims and leaves them unable to return to the gainful employment they performed prior to the injury. This leaves the injured unable to remain self-supporting, to support his or her family, and without the dignity and satisfaction of purposeful work. Because of their devastating nature, catastrophic injuries can lead to depression, emotional anguish, and anxiety at the loss of a normal lifestyle as well as overwhelming expenses connected to medical care, rehabilitation, multiple surgeries, and more.
What Are Different Types of Catastrophic Injuries?
Some of the most common types of catastrophic injuries include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Severe burns
- Spinal cord injuries
- Loss of limbs
- Shattered bones
- Organ damage
What Is Included in a Catastrophic Injury Settlement?
Damages for a catastrophic injury can include:
- Past and future medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Lost work capacity
- Pain and suffering
- Ongoing physical therapy
- Long-term caregiving for victims who may require full-time care after the accident
- Compensation for home adaptations required for individuals suffering from paralysis
Because of the complexities of a catastrophic injury lawsuit, it is important that you have an experienced Marianna catastrophic injury lawyer on your side throughout the process.
20 Years of Experience
Our law firm understands the depth of loss connected with such injuries for both the injured and surrounding family. That is why we fight hard in pursuit of the justice you deserve as you face an uncertain future. Let us help you with your case.