Pain And Suffering

Pain and suffering is the legal term for the physical and emotional stress caused from an injury (see also pain and suffering). Some damages that might be under this category would be: aches, temporary and permanent limitations on activity, potential shortening of life, depression or scarring. When filing a lawsuit as a result of an injury, it is common for someone to seek money both in compensation for actual money that is lost and for the pain and stress associated with virtually any injury.
Posts about Pain And Suffering
  • What Does “Pain and Suffering” Mean?

    … person to the next; that being said, suffering some kind of physical and emotional trauma after a car accident or other type of personal injury is normal and expected. Pain and suffering can range from mild (e.g., discomfort caused by a relatively-minor injury) to very serious (e.g., chronic back pain, migraines, disfiguring scars, PTSD, etc…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 18 readers -
  • Negligence in Prenatal Testing

    … the health of the mother, medical professionals should test for potential birth defects of the fetus in many situations. Such birth defects can be life-threatening or severely debilitating after a child’s birth. Some common birth defects that may be tested for include: Spina bifida1 Down syndrome Tay-Sachs disease Cystic fibrosis Hemophilia…

    Gabriel Levin/ 11 readers -
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  • How are intangible losses from a car accident calculated?

    … history. Contact an experienced St. Louis personal injury attorney for a free consultation If you have suffered a harm which includes either tangible or intangible losses, it is important to discuss the circumstances of your injury with an experienced personal injury attorney who can help to protect your legal rights and interests. To contact…

    Bruning Legal- 33 readers -
  • Wrongful Death Involving Bus Accidents

    … to learn more about wrongful death actions after a bus accident, and if you’ve lost a loved one because of someone else’s negligence, contact a dedicated Chicago wrongful death attorney today. While nothing can make up for the loss of a loved one, wrongful death statutes allow family members to recover damages when a loved one dies due to someone…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 34 readers -