Personal injury lawyers cases typically deal with what is known as “Tort Law”. This covers cases where you get hurt, but also things like defamation, civil wrongs, and even breach of contract.
Personal injury doesn’t just mean physical injuries, it can also mean things like damaged reputation, and emotional suffering too. Your personal injury lawyers are skilled at handling all of these types of cases and can provide you with expert advice in dealing with each of them.
The purpose of Tort Law is to make you, the damaged party, whole again, and to deter the same thing from happening to someone else.
Personal injury lawyers will help their clients receive compensation for the damages they sustain, including lost wages or salary due to not being able to work. Clients may also be compensated for pain and suffering, medical expenses, emotional trauma and distress, and any legal fees they might incur during their case. These attorneys will also assist clients in filing for damages, if needed.
Examples Personal Injury Cases
Any of the following examples are personal injury cases that can be covered under personal injury law:
- Animal bite injuries
- Auto accident personal injury
- Airplane or helicopter accidents
- Bicycle accidents
- Boating accidents
- Brain injuries/Concussions
- Burn injuries
- Construction site accidents
- Injuries due to defective products
- Medical malpractice
- Motorcycle accidents
- Nursing home abuse
- Pedestrian accidents
- Slip and fall accidents
- Spinal cord injuries
- Wrongful death
If you need to connect with a personal injury lawyer, please request a consultation, or dial 1-844-980-1574 today and we will connect you with one of our Premier Partners in the area.