Frequently Asked Questions

What type of compensation can you receive for an amputation or dismemberment?

While no amount of money can make up for the loss of a body part, you can seek compensation for certain types of damages in amputation and dismemberment cases. You can seek damages for the following:

  • Medical expenses (past and future)
  • Rehabilitation
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Medications
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of earning capacity
  • Loss of household services
  • Assistive devices and transportation
  • Prosthetic limbs
  • Physical pain and suffering – including “Phantom” pain
  • Mental anguish
  • Emotional distress
  • Scarring and disfigurement
  • Inability to perform certain functions
  • Loss of enjoyment of life
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