San Diego Hand Laceration Injury Attorneys
Hand Laceration Injuries
Hands are what set humans apart from most other creatures on this planet. They play a role in practically everything we do. When we suffer a hand injury‚ such as a deep cut or laceration‚ it can have a great impact on our lives for a long time‚ possibly permanently. If you don’t believe it‚ try not using one of your hands for just one hour.
If you’ve suffered a hand laceration or other hand injury‚ it will definitely impact your life and possibly your future in many ways. You could accrue significant medical bills and miss a lot of work. You may also permanently lose your ability to work at your chosen occupation and be forced to find a new one that may pay less‚ or that you don’t enjoy.
Any hand injury caused by another party’s negligent or careless behavior‚ or a faulty product or device‚ may lead to a personal injury claim. To get a settlement that is worthy of your injury and covers your losses‚ you will need the representation of an injury attorney in San Diego. Jurewitz Law Group has been successfully representing Southern California injury victims for over 15 years. Call our offices today at (888) 233-5020 for a free case evaluation.
Dangers of a Hand Laceration
What dangers a laceration of the hand holds‚ depends on how deep the laceration is‚ where on the hand it occurs‚ and how it is treated. A hand laceration can result in the severing of muscles‚ ligaments‚ tendons‚ nerves‚ and bones‚ possibly permanently affect your ability to use the hand. A hand laceration can also cause the amputation of one or more digits. A poorly treated hand laceration can result in infection‚ scarring‚ and gangrene. This is why it is wise to get prompt and proper medical attention when you get an injury of any type.
Compensation for a Hand Laceration Injury in San Diego
If you have suffered a hand laceration or a hand injury of any type‚ you may be able to pursue compensation for any of the following damages:
- Medical bills
- Future medical treatments related to your injury (such as skin grafts‚ reconstructive surgery‚ plastic surgery‚ etc.)
- Permanent injury or disability
- Scarring and disfigurement
- Loss of a limb or digit
- Emotional trauma and mental duress
- Hedonic damages for loss of joy of life
- Costs of physical therapy and rehabilitation
- Lost wages
- Loss of career or earning potential
- Pain and suffering‚ both physical and emotional
- Reduced earning capacity
- Punitive damages
San Diego Lawsuits Can Take a Long Time and I Need Medical Attention Now
We understand that you need treatment now and can’t wait until you get your settlement. You may want to take advantage of a concept few other injury firms offer. Jurewitz Law Group has a network of physicians and caregivers we can refer you to who will provide you the medical treatment you need at no upfront cost. This shows just how confident we are that we can get you the settlement you deserve.
Contact a Top San Diego Injury Lawyer Today
For more information on your legal rights and options‚ call San Diego’s Jurewitz Law Group today at (888) 233-5020.