Accidents do happen and some can result in the loss of a limb. An amputation may be necessary due to an infection, a disease, or because an accident occurred. This type of injury impacts the victim in their day-to-day lives, along with their family members, as the injured person struggles to learn new ways to live as normal of a life as possible. Many victims who have lost a limb need financial assistance to have a full recovery which is the reason a Brooklyn Amputation Accident Attorney should be obtained.
Most Common NY Amputation Accidents Caused by Another
The most common amputation accidents that are caused by another person due to their negligence include a misdiagnosis by medical personnel, account a strophic construction accident because of a careless property owner or lack of safety equipment, or a car accident. If you or a loved one have been the victim of one of these types of accidents resulting in the loss of a limb, you may be able to pursue full compensation from the negligent person and their insurance company that will cover any costs you incur.
Injuries from NY Amputation Accidents
An amputation may be caused by a trauma-related accident or fall while many are caused by circulation issues from cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and other diseases. Some amputations may include the removal of a limb due to a cancer diagnosis or some type of congenital-related issue. When it comes to an amputation that is the result of trauma, you or your loved one may be entitled to compensation for the party that is at fault.
Amputation Accidents in Brooklyn that are the result of trauma from accidents, such as car, truck o SUV accidents, motorcycle crashes, bicycle accidents, a collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle, a violent dog attack, a defective product or auto part, or a construction accident, compensation can be pursued. It can also be pursued if medical malpractice or negligence is involved.
A Brooklyn accident attorney can help you determine if you are entitled to any compensation as well as represent you in court and guide you through the legal process.
Contact a Brooklyn Accident Attorney
The legal professionals at the Levitsky Law Firm in Brooklyn, New York, have the expertise in amputation-related cases and are available to assist you. Call for an appointment today!