Personal Injury Lawyers in Delray Beach
An amputation will dramatically impact the survivor’s life for the rest of their life. Many day-to-day activities will become difficult and painful, if not impossible. Amputation survivors deserve the utmost compensation from any and all liable parties to live their best life possible.
Nationwide Amputation Statistics
According to the Amputee Coalition, there are nearly 2 million people living with limb loss in the United States. The main causes for these amputations are as follows:
- 54% of amputations are the result of vascular disease
- 45% of amputations are the result of trauma
- Less than 2% of amputations are the result of cancer
Dyson & Levy and our team of Palm Beach County amputation attorneys are known for providing hard-hitting yet compassionate representation for the wrongfully injured. If you or someone you love has suffered an amputation, then contact us to discover your legal options to pursue compensation. We are not satisfied until we win your case. In fact, you do not pay us unless we win!
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Causes of Amputation Injuries
An amputation is the severing of a limb to any amount. It does not have to be a full limb amputation. Even the loss of a digit, like a toe or finger, constitutes an amputation injury. Due to the severity of an amputation, they are not common, yet always catastrophic when they do occur.
An amputation may be caused by:
- Car accident
- Construction accident
- Medical malpractice or surgery error
- Motorcycle accident
- Drunk driving accident
- Product liability
- Negligent security
- Police brutality
- Premises liability
Damages to Pursue in an Amputation Case
The permanence of an amputation injury will cause extreme damages to be suffered by the survivor. The damages will not be limited to medical cost, either. Numerous costs associated with the pain of the experience should be considered when filing your claim. Our Delray Beach catastrophic injury lawyers take the time to fully evaluate your claim and situation, so we seek every last possible penny of compensation that may be available to you.
We may be able to seek the following damages to pay for the following:
- Emergency medical costs
- Rehabilitation therapy
- Specialized medical equipment, such as prosthetic
- Emotional pain and trauma
- Lessened enjoyment of life
- Lost wages
Call our Delray Beach amputation attorneys at (561) 498-9979 today to begin your claim.