In many cases, car accidents are minor. Two vehicles collide, but it isn’t serious enough to injure the people inside. The drivers involved get out, examine the dents in their vehicles, they exchange contact information, and then they are on their way.
But in many other car accidents, people suffer injuries. Sometimes the harm is minor, such as a few scratches and bruises. These victims are often treated at the scene of the crash, and they are usually fine within a couple of weeks. Other people, though, suffer moderate, severe, or even catastrophic injuries. These victims often need hospitalization to treat their injuries, and their lives could change forever as a result of the car accident they just went through.
They may suffer broken bones, physical deformities and scarring, brain injuries, debilitating spinal cord injuries, paralysis, and even death. For those that survive, living with the aftermath of catastrophic injuries can be brutal and difficult. Holding reckless and at-fault drivers in the wake of such a motor vehicle accident can not only bring a small sense of justice, but it can earn you the compensation you need to deal with the heavy emotional burden you’re carrying.
At Peddicord & Townsend, LLC we will examine your entire case to help you with your personal injury lawsuit. How much pain and suffering are you enduring in the aftermath of a crash? How much time at your job was lost due to the injuries you suffered? How much were the medical bills? And how will your lawsuit reflect these realities? Consult with a Kansas City catastrophic injury attorney so that your claims may move forward appropriately.