Although catastrophic injuries are a type of personal injury, their severe and permanent nature separates them from most other injuries. Oftentimes, survivors of these injuries experience a lifetime of health complications, pain, and are ultimately unable to return to the life they had before sustaining the injury. If you are suffering from a catastrophic injury that was caused by another party’s negligence, contact the team at Kempton & Russell in Sedalia for the experienced legal guidance and representation you deserve during this trying time. With over six decades of collective experience on our side, you can trust in our ability to ensure the responsible party is held liable.
Contact Kempton & Russell today at (660) 722-4115 to set up a free consultation and discuss the details of your case.
Generally, catastrophic injuries frequently result in permanent damage, preventing survivors from maintaining gainful employment or engaging in activities or hobbies they enjoyed before sustaining the injuries. Additionally, catastrophic injuries tend to result in a severe impact to one of the body’s major systems.
Below are some examples of the most common types of catastrophic injuries:
These injuries tend to require either long-term or lifelong medical care, which is typically why survivors often recover more substantial damages in such cases.
Numerous accidents can lead to catastrophic injuries. That said, some are far more common than others.
Below are the most common causes of catastrophic injuries:
The value of your catastrophic injury claim will depend on the severity and nature of your injuries.
Compensation in such cases can cover the following:
If you sustained a catastrophic injury in an accident that was caused by another party’s reckless behavior or negligence, you need to obtain the legal assistance of an experienced personal injury attorney. At Kempton & Russell in Sedalia, our legal team has the knowledge and insight to effectively handle your catastrophic injury claim. Our law firm has more than six decades of collective trial-tested experience and recovered tens of millions of dollars on behalf of our clients. Moreover, we understand this is a difficult time for you and your family, which is why we are committed to providing the one-on-one attention you deserve. You can rely on us for tireless, caring legal support.
Contact our law office today at (660) 722-4115 to set up a free initial consultation with a dedicated member of our catastrophic injury team.
Our Sedalia personal injury lawyers are ready to help you seek justice and financial recovery, no matter how complex your case may be, and no matter who the legal opponent is. Our legal advocates know how to assert clients’ rights against national insurance companies, large manufacturers, and other deep-pocketed opponents, coming away with legal victories for our clients time and again.
$6.463 million jury verdict in favor of a Missouri coal mining company because of the tortious interference by a state regulatory official with the coal company's agreement to sell to another company.
$4 million jury verdict in favor of an individual whose leg was amputated following a collision with a trailer that came loose from a pickup truck.