Legal Representation for Victims of Limb Loss
An amputation injury can have life-altering consequences for the victim and their family, alike. Losing a limb can be the result of a motor vehicle crash, workplace accident or home-repair injury. Often, such accidents are caused by another person acting negligently. If this is the case, a person can file a case to receive compensation.
In some amputation cases, the body part is lost during the accident. In other cases, the limb may be removed by the hospital to avoid an infection or disease from spreading to the rest of the body. They can also do so to keep the victim from bleeding to death. Any amputation has very serious consequences for the victim. Amputations generally require critical medical treatment and often extensive care after the amputation. Multiple surgeries may be necessary for the victim as well as the fitting of prosthetics. A victim may require weeks, months or years of physical therapy, depending on the case. An amputation victim may not be able to perform their usual tasks at their profession, after their accident, and consequently lose their job. After their accident, many victims also suffer from psychological trauma, which is something that they may struggle with for the rest of their lives.
An amputation is something that is very difficult to cope with, which is why therapy may be needed to help the victim come to terms with their amputation. The victim’s home may need modifications to be made in order for them to live comfortably. The victim’s family and friends may also suffer from this injury due to strained relationships. Overall, the victim’s life will never be the same. If a negligent person or entity has caused an accident resulting in amputation, you may be eligible to be compensated for any and all of the damages caused by the negligence.
Recovering Compensation in Fort Worth
The attorneys at Crowe Arnold & Majors, LLP have recovered more than $110,000,000 for their clients in the Dallas area and the firm has over 25 years of experience in representing clients in different personal injury cases. We can help you recover the compensation from the responsible parties from your accident. Our attorneys will help prove the negligence of the responsible parties if they don’t admit to their error and we are willing to take your case to trial. We will also help you determine how much your amputation injury is actually worth, in terms of compensation. This is not always easy to do because it is difficult to put a dollar amount on the damages related to pain and suffering, mental trauma, strained personal relationships and diminished quality of life, but that doesn’t mean you should not be compensated for them.
Using our experience and drive, our Fort Worth injury lawyers will meticulously investigate every case and gather all of the necessary evidence to build up your case. We will do whatever it takes to get you the money that you need and deserve.
Call a Fort Worth Amputation Attorney for Your Limb Loss Case
If you or a loved one has had a limb amputated in an accident caused by a negligent party or individual, contact us at (214) 231-0555 today. No one should have to suffer through a situation like this, but we will do our best to make it easier for you by recovering the compensation that you need and deserve.