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A catastrophic injury is any physical injury that is considered serious or extreme, such as an injury that results in cognitive impairment, paralysis, loss of hearing or sight, or amputation. The consequences of a catastrophic injury often prevent the injured person from returning to gainful employment and the kind of life they lived before the injury.
Catastrophic injury cases are a unique subset of personal injury law. They require the help of a skilled St. Louis personal injury attorney to effectively prepare and describe to the court the full extent to which the injury has negatively affected the victim’s life and the lives of their loved ones.
If you or a loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury in St. Louis due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, you need to work with a law firm that will treat your case with the utmost importance and has the financial resources to go all the way in pursuit of the compensation you and your family deserve. Call Miller & Hine today at (314) 413-2053 to schedule a free case evaluation.
Common Causes of Catastrophic Accidents in St. Louis
An accident can occur in the blink of an eye, and can alter the course of your life and that of your loved ones forever. Depending on the circumstances, the same type of accident that typically results in only mild injuries can cause you to suffer catastrophic injuries.
Catastrophic injuries are most often the result of preventable accidents and other unfortunate circumstances, such as:
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Premises liability
- Sports accidents
- Medical negligence
- Workplace accidents
How a Catastrophic Injury Lawyer from Miller & Hine Can Help
If you or someone you love has suffered a catastrophic injury, there is one thing you must know– big insurance companies have teams of investigators, adjusters, and attorneys working against you to discount and disprove legitimate claims like yours. Do not talk to them. Instead, get the talented personal injury lawyers at Miller & Hine on your side to protect yourself and your family.
A catastrophic injury will impact your family forever, but you only get one chance to hold the at-fault party and their insurance company accountable for all the harm and losses incurred. Every moment counts, so it is imperative that you get an experienced catastrophic injury lawyer fighting for you and your family immediately.
You need a lawyer you can trust to get you every single thing you are entitled to receive, including; financial compensation for a lifetime of medical bills, lost income and earning capacity, pain and suffering, as well as for the tragic impact the injury has had on your family.
At Miller & Hine, we know how to make insurance companies compensate you fully for a catastrophic injury. This often involves retaining the nation’s best accident reconstructionists, engineers, economists, doctors, neurologists, and medical care managers to tell why you need and deserve the maximum compensation possible for your catastrophic injury claim.
We have helped hundreds of catastrophic injury victims in Missouri recover the compensation they deserve. We call this justice because it shifts the burden of paying for your medical care and other needs, from you to the party that is at fault for your injuries.
Some of the other types of personal injury cases our firm can handle include:
- Medical malpractice
- Bus accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Spinal cord injuries
- Skull fractures
- Multiple fractures
- Extensive and severe burns
- Neck injuries
- Back injuries
Whether it is a complex case involving side effects or a claim related to a catastrophic injury, our St. Louis personal injury attorneys are confident in our ability to provide the legal counsel you need. If you or a loved one has been injured, please call us for a free consultation, and together we will discuss the details of the incident and what we can do to help.