Traveling in a car is a common everyday activity; however, car accidents can result in catastrophic injuries that can have an unexpected long-term impact on the lives of victims. Because of the expensive nature of medical care and treatment, medical bills resulting from a car accident, and an inability to work that may also result from a car accident, victims could be placed in financial jeopardy. Important personal injury legal options can be helpful when victims are facing the challenges of the aftermath of a car accident.
Catastrophic injuries that can result from a car accident include traumatic brain injuries, closed and open head wounds, spinal cord damages, neck injuries, paralysis, amputation, burn injuries, broken bones and other types of disabling injuries such as soft tissue injuries. Victims may suffer from chronic pain that can impact their future, which is why it is important for victims to receive proper medical care and treatment.