Types of Injuries

Types of Injuries

Generally, an injury is damage to your body.  There are a wide range of injuries that you could sustain from a personal injury. An injury can range from minor to life-threatening. It is important for you to know the different type of injuries because ultimately the type of injury you have can affect your reward amount.

Below is a short list of the types of personal injuries you could have been involved in

  • Vehicle AccidentsRear End Collision
  • Products liability
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workplace Accident
  • Dog Bites
  • Slip and Fall

The personal injuries listed above could result in numerous types of injuries. 

A personal injury could result in a soft tissue injury, which is damage to tendons, ligaments, or muscles of the body. A personal injury could also result in a permanent injury. Below is a brief list of both.

Soft Tissue Injuries

  • Broken Bones
  • Whiplash
  • Burns
  • Head Trauma
  • Spinal or Back Injury
  • Muscle
  • Scarring
  • Paralysis
  • Loss of Limb
  • Electrocution

Again, any of these injuries could range from minor to life threatening. The severity of these injuries could increase the reward for your claim. In most cases the more severe your injury, the more expensive your medical bills, there lies the possibility for surgery, and there is also the possibility of you incurring lost wages as a result. Each of these factors are taken into account by your Attorney when calculating your possible damages.

Pepper and Odom Law firm represents victims that have suffered all types of injuries as a result of a personal injury. Our personal injury Attorneys are here to help during these very difficult times. If you or a loved one has suffered a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence, contact one of our injury Lawyers today at 601-202-1111 in Mississippi or 205-250-1107 in Alabama.

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