Serious and catastrophic injuries are disabling injuries that can change every aspect of a person’s life. Even with extensive rehabilitation and the advances of modern medicine, individuals with these injuries will have to deal with the impact of their disabilities for the rest of their lives. Every year, tens of thousands of individuals suffer catastrophic injuries, which, in a majority of cases, place a great deal of strain and stress on the injured persons family. Catastrophic injuries can occur in a number of different circumstances. Auto accidents and falls and assaults are among the most common causes of life-altering injuries. Regardless of how an injury was caused, the injured person has the right to bring an injury claim against those responsible.
Common injuries in personal injury and wrongful death cases include:
- Head injuries
- Brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Burn injuries
- Broken bones
- Knee injuries
- Neck injuries
- Back injuries
- Shoulder injuries
- Muscle and ligament injuries
- Herniated or bulging disks
- Reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD)
- Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
- Death if an accident results in a fatality.
If you or someone close to you has suffered a serious or catastrophic personal injury as a result of someone else’s negligence, contact us at 416-306-3817 today for a free case consultation.