Amputations are devastating injuries that affect the victim for life. When an amputation is caused unnecessarily in an accident caused by another person's negligence or recklessness, the victim suffers physically and emotionally.
At Carter Law Offices, we understand how devastating personal injury accidents causing amputation can be. Although we cannot turn back the clock and undo the damage that has been done, we can work hard to ease the financial burden associated with the accident. Contact a Kansas City injury law firm representing amputation injury victims for a free consultation.
Common Causes of Amputation
If you have lost a limb due to any of the following common causes of amputation, talk to a lawyer from our firm to learn about your legal options:
- Car accident
- Motorcycle accident
- Truck accident
- Dangerous product accident
- Work accident
- Medical malpractice
- Surgical error
- Birth injury
Seeking Compensation for Amputees
When representing a client who has lost a limb in an accident, we assess his or her current and long-term financial needs. Undoubtedly, there will be extensive medical expenses after the accident. We will help seek compensation for all medical expenses. Additionally, the accident victim's ability to work, or keep the same job, may be affected. We will help seek compensation for time off of work or lost wages. We will also consider the need for prosthetic devices, physical therapy and other assistive devices.
Contact an Attorney in Independence: Loss of Limb Claims
To schedule a free initial consultation with a personal injury attorney, call 816-283-3500, toll free at 877-276-3500 or contact us online.