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Catastrophic Injury

Kryder Law’s catastrophic injury attorneys are ready to help you in the event you’ve been seriously injured in an accident. We will work with you to understand your situation and help you navigate the legal system. If someone else is at fault for your injuries, due to negligence or recklessness, we will work with you to make sure you are appropriately compensated.

What is a Catastrophic Injury?

Catastrophic injuries include the following:

  • Full or partial paralysis due to neck or spinal cord injuries
  • Brain or head injuries that cause hearing or vision loss, loss of cognitive function, and/or motor skill problems
  • Serious burn injuries
  • Dismembered, amputated, or severely broken limbs, hands, feet, fingers, or toes
  • Internal organ damage, such as injuries to kidneys, liver, or lungs

Unfortunately, catastrophic injuries often have long-term or permanent effects on a person’s ability to be independent. These types of injuries can also cause emotional distress and suffering.

What are some causes of Catastrophic Injury?

Catastrophic injury can be caused in a variety of ways. A catastrophic injury might be the result of a slip and fall, medical malpractice, or an auto accident. Some catastrophic injuries are the result of sports accidents. For instance, according to the Washington Post, cheerleading is the sport that causes the most catastrophic injuries to young girls and women. Kryder Law’s catastrophic injury lawyers will discuss your injuries and help you understand what kind of legal action is available to you.

Because of the long-term implications of catastrophic injury, it’s important to know what legal options are available to you. Successful litigation can help you cover the costs of medical care and loss of wages–as well as loss of future wages–due to your catastrophic injury.

Get the legal advice you need

We know how overwhelming and painful it can be If you or a loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury. When you’re under emotional and physical stress, it can be hard to know what to do. The Kryder Law Group in Chicago has succeeded in resolving many catastrophic injury cases and will do our best to represent you. Our highly experienced Chicago area lawyers are here to fight for your rights as an injured person, and we will do everything to make sure that the liable party’s insurance company pays you the maximum compensation for your injuries.

We are available for in-home consultations if you cannot travel. If you’ve been injured, don’t wait. Request a Free Case Evaluation today or call us at (312) 223-1700.