A “catastrophic injury,” in the realm of personal injury law, may be described as any life-changing injury, particularly one that causes a lasting or permanent disability. These injuries typically affect major organs or systems in the body, such as the brain or spinal cord. The medical costs associated with catastrophic injuries are considerable and can range into the hundreds of thousands or even millions of dollars for a lifetime of care.
Recovering maximum compensation is of the utmost importance after a catastrophic injury. Our El Paso personal injury lawyers are here to help you and your family get the money you need for every single expense and loss related to your injuries, and we will fight in or out of the civil courtroom to secure the best outcome possible.
To find out how we can help you, call (915) 206-5154. Your consultation is free and private.
Compensation Awarded in Catastrophic Injury Claims
While every case is different, some of the types of compensation that may be recovered in a catastrophic injury claim may include:
- Emergency medical care
- Medical treatment
- Medication and medical supplies
- Travel costs to and from treatment
- Physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Ongoing medical care
- In-home nursing or other care
- Assistive devices and prosthetics
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Lost earnings
- Loss of future earnings or earning capacity
- Punitive damages for gross negligence or intentional wrongdoing
We Fight for the Seriously Injured in Texas & New Mexico
When facing off against the insurance company of the person or party that caused your catastrophic injuries, you need a respected and skilled attorney. Our El Paso injury attorneys have commanded respect in courtrooms across Texas and New Mexico for over two decades. We present powerful cases for our clients to help them secure the monetary damages they need, and rightfully deserve.
Contact our firm at (915) 206-5154 to discuss your case and how we can help.