Amputation Injury Claims

Irvine Personal Injury Attorney

Accidents which result in amputation are an example of catastrophic injuries and can forever alter a victim’s life. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that on average, more than 500 people lose a limb each day in the United States. Damages go beyond physical injuries and can take a great emotional toll on victims and their families. If you or a loved one has experienced a catastrophic accident which resulted in amputation, it is vital to seek the services of a skilled attorney. At The Law Offices of Thomas E. Rockett, our Irvine personal injury attorney has an in-depth understanding of the laws and damages specific to amputation claims and can fight to maximize your potential compensation.

Amputation or dismemberment can occur from:

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What Damages Can I Recover?

The aftermath associated with the trauma of an amputation is often more severe than with other bodily injury. Attempting to re-establish daily habits while coping with a lost limb or phantom pain can be mentally exhausting and frustrating. Financially, the costs associated with medical care for amputees can be considerable. Victims may need medical care for a prolonged period of time, if not for life. Those who have experienced an accident deserve compensation which covers not only initial damages but the costs of future medical care. At The Law Offices of Thomas E. Rockett, we can work to maximize your settlement so you can focus on what’s most important, rest and recuperation.

We can help you seek restitution to help pay for:

  • Initial hospitalization and medical costs
  • Ongoing rehabilitation, therapy, and equipment
  • Reduced standard of living
  • Missed work
  • Pain and suffering
  • Reduced income potential

The true costs of amputation are far-reaching and difficult to quantify. In many cases, an amputation will directly affect an Individuals continued employment as jobs may require the use of a lost limb. Amputees may need to learn new skills in order to re-enter a job market, forever altering their income potential. Expensive modifications to an office or home may also be required to see that a percentage of functionality is restored to daily life.

Compassionate Attorneys Helping Victims of Amputation

When the negligence of another person leads to an accident resulting in amputation, it is important that those responsible are held accountable for their actions. Whether your injury was caused by a car accident, construction accident, dangerous product, or other catastrophic accident, the Law Offices of Thomas E. Rockett can help you to seek justice. With more than 25 years of proven experience, our lead Irvine personal injury attorney can work with you personally to protect your future.

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