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When a South Carolina Accident Leads to Amputation

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If you have been seriously injured in a South Carolina accident, such as suffering the loss of a limb, you will likely face a number of difficulties. Not only are there the physical limitations to deal with in the aftermath of an accident, but there may be financial and emotional difficulties as well.

A Summerville personal injury attorney understands that if your amputation was the result of someone else's negligence, you may be entitled to recover both economic and non-economic damages in a South Carolina personal injury claim. A Summerville personal injury attorney can help you determine which party or parties are liable for your injuries and what types of compensation may apply to your case.  

Whether the South Carolina accident resulted in crushed limbs, burn injuries or any other traumatic event that led to an amputation, you may be able to hold the responsible party liable for your injuries. 

The difficulties awaiting an individual who has suffered the loss of a limb can be severe. The costs of expensive medical bills, lengthy treatment and rehabilitation, and necessary assistive devices are some of the costs that are potentially recoverable in a South Carolina personal injury claim.

Additionally, you may be entitled to recover damages related to lost income, disability, disfigurement, pain and suffering or emotional distress. A Summerville personal injury attorney will take the time to consider all of the devastating effects your amputation has had on your life to determine what a fair settlement should be.

While you focus on recovery after an amputation, a Summerville personal injury attorney will focus on your South Carolina personal injury claim. 

Seeking the Help of a Summerville Personal Injury Attorney 

The Summerville personal injury attorney team at the Shelly Leeke Law Firm is available to help accident victims cope with the legal implications of a serious injury. Our firm's focus on personal injury cases includes injury from auto accidents including pedestrian and bicycle injuries, work-related injuries and Workers' Compensation claims, and injuries resulting from dangerous prescription drugs.

Before you file a South Carolina personal injury claim, request a free copy of our South Carolina injury book. When you're ready to get started on settling your accident claim, contact a Summerville personal injury attorney for a free information packet and consultation, 1-888-690-0211.

Shelly Leeke
South Carolina Injury Lawyer
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