The types of damages or losses you can seek compensation in a personal injury case are medical fees, lost wages, pain, and suffering, loss of companionship or affection.
1. Medical Expenses – this includes: physical or cognitive treatment, permanent disability, medical consultations, ambulance fees, accessories (orthopedic braces or crutches), disfigurement and In-home services
2. Lost Wages – a person may lose future earnings due to the injuries sustained in an accident.
3. Pain and suffering – it is the physical and emotional stress a person suffers due to an injury resulting from an accident.
4. Loss of companionship or affection – it is a claim where the surviving or uninjured spouse have been deprived of the personal responsibility or relationship from the victim due to an injury or death from an accident.