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Personal Injury

Catastrophic Injuries

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Personal Injury Attorneys In Las Vegas, NV

Suffering any injury in an accident can be a truly traumatic and financially devastating experience. Moreover, when an injury is severe enough to be life-changing, it may be considered a catastrophic injury by federal law. Victims of catastrophic injuries often face expensive medical bills and exorbitant rehabilitation costs.

If you or a loved one have suffered an injury due to the negligence of another party, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your damages. A catastrophic injury attorney with our Las Vegas law firm can help you pursue compensation for medical bills, rehabilitation costs, pain and suffering, and more. Contact Pursiano Barry Bruce Demetriades Simon LLP today to request a free, no-obligation case consultation with an experienced personal injury lawyer in Las Vegas, Nevada!

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What Is A Catastrophic Injury?

“Catastrophic injury” refers to severe, life-altering personal injuries. United States federal law defines a catastrophic injury as an injury, the direct and proximate consequences of which permanently prevent an individual from performing any gainful work. More than just affecting an individual’s ability to work, catastrophic injuries can impact a victim’s ability to perform daily tasks and may even affect their relationship with friends and family. It’s for these reasons it’s important for victims of catastrophic injuries contact an experienced personal injury lawyer who can aid them in recovering maximum compensation for their damages.

Types Of Catastrophic Injuries

Catastrophic injuries are characterized by their debilitating, life-altering severity. There are a wide variety of personal injuries which could be classified as catastrophic injuries depending on their severity. The following are a few examples of the most common kind of catastrophic injuries.

  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Loss Of Limbs
  • Severe Burns
  • Organ Damage
  • Paralysis
  • Hearing & Vision Loss
  • And More

Compensation For Catastrophic Injury Damages

If you or a loved one suffered a catastrophic injury due to the negligence of another party, you may be able to pursue financial compensation through a personal injury claim. Victims of catastrophic injuries have the legal right to file a lawsuit and pursue compensation beyond what an insurance company might cover. Some of the most common damages victims may pursue include the following.

  • Disability
  • Pain & Suffering
  • Punitive Damages
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How Our Personal Injury Lawyers Can Help

Pursiano Barry Bruce Demetriades Simon LLP provides comprehensive legal services to those affected by personal injury incidents. With more than 100 years of combined experience, our Nevada law firm has the skills and resources to negotiate optimal compensation for clients who’ve suffered catastrophic injuries.

If you’ve been involved in any kind of accident that resulted in a catastrophic injury, it is essential to seek medical attention immediately and contact a reliable personal injury law firm as soon as possible. Contact our Nevada law firm today to request a free, no-obligation case consultation with an experienced Las Vegas catastrophic injury lawyer!

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