How much is a Personal Injury Claim Worth?

A property owner generally has a legal duty to keep their premises safe for individuals who are visiting, or at least to warn of known dangerous conditions on the premises.  If the property owner fails to perform this duty and a personal injury results, then a personal injury claim can be filed to recover for the damages incurred.  A common question clients ask then is, what is a personal injury claim worth? The value depends on the type of damages Every legal claim is different, both factually and with regard to the laws that apply.  The most important component in determining the value of a personal injury claim is the nature and seriousness of the actual injuries.  The purpose of a damages award in a personal injury case is to make the victim whole.   This basically means compensating the victim for everything was lost as a result of the accident or injury.  The only way to do accomplish that is through a monetary award. Compensatory Damages in Personal Injury Cases In most p


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