Personal injury includes any injury that was caused by the negligence of another. This can be a car accident, injuries suffered on someone else’s property, injury or property damage resulting from defective and unreasonably dangerous products, injury due to negligent maintenance of municipal premises, construction accidents, and more.
In order to collect compensation for your injuries, it must be proven that the wrongdoer failed to exercise the level of care required as determined by law and that the victim’s injuries were caused by the wrongdoer’s carelessness.
For personal injury cases, a victim may receive compensatory damages that usually cover past and future medical bills, past and future lost wages and damages for past and future pain and suffering.
Pain and suffering damages can be awarded to compensate the victim for emotional and physical suffering, embarrassment, inconvenience, etc…
If you’re looking for experienced personal injury lawyers in New York City, contact New York Personal Injury Lawyers Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson, LLP today for a free consultation. If we agree to handle your case, there will be no legal fees unless we are successful in getting you money.