A catastrophic injury is any injury that leaves a person suffering from serious and permanent life-altering disabilities.
We care deeply about the victims of these horrific events and work vigorously to make sure the injured and their families receive the support, compassion, and legal representation they desperately need. Our verdicts and settlements page provides information on some of our previous successes in pursuing such cases.
Types of Catastrophic Injury
The injury attorneys at Abramson & O’Connell, LLC can litigate and prepare for trial the full spectrum of catastrophic injury cases, including those involving:
- Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
- Spinal cord injury causing paraplegia or quadriplegia
- Birth Injury
- Burn injury
- Loss of limbs
- Neurological injury
- Eye damage/blindness
- Organ damage
A Need for Lifelong Care
In most cases, a catastrophic injury happens suddenly and without warning. But the long-term implications may include the need for constant care and treatment for the rest of the victim’s life. In catastrophic injury cases, we commit to developing the proof that is needed to obtain compensation for lifelong care.
Compensation for Catastrophic Injury
If a catastrophic injury occurs because of someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, the victim may be able to receive substantial financial compensation. In fact, damages can often be recovered in cases of medical malpractice, premises liability, and car and truck accidents. If someone else is responsible for you or your loved one’s severe injuries, our Columbus, Ohio catastrophic injury attorneys may be able to help you and your family get monetary compensation for:
- Past and ongoing future medical expenses
- Lost income and loss of future wages
- Loss of quality of life
- Emotional, physical and mental pain and suffering
- Loss of companionship
- Daily care and rehabilitation
- Physical and psychological therapy
Our legal team has a comprehensive understanding of catastrophic injury law, based on many years of experience in the field. We also know the challenges victims of serious injury face. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a catastrophic injury, call us at 614-461-6066 or send an email inquiry through this website.