Tupelo Catastrophic Injury Attorneys
Securing Your Future in Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas
To some, the term “catastrophic injury” sounds like a misnomer. Aren’t all injuries and accidents catastrophic? If you’re going by the dictionary definition, that may be true, but legally, catastrophic injury means something entirely different.
According to United States Code Title 34 §10284:
“’catastrophic injury’ means an injury, the direct and proximate consequences of which permanently prevent an individual from performing any gainful work.”
This means, in a legal sense, any injury that leaves you unable to work is considered catastrophic.
Under federal law, if you have been affected by a catastrophic injury, you may also be entitled to compensation. MW Law Firm PLLC – Mama Justice can help you get it.
Call us at (662) 262-6264 to discuss your case today.
What Are Some Examples of Catastrophic Injuries?
The catastrophic injuries we see most often at our firm are spinal cord injuries (SCIs) and traumatic brain injuries (TBIs). These injuries are notable because they often lead to paralysis and other physical and mental disabilities.
Other examples of catastrophic injuries include:
- Severe fractures
- Serious burns
- Hearing loss
- Internal injuries
- Neurological injuries
- Injuries to the central nervous system
- Chronic illnesses
- And more
If you are suffering from an SCI, a TBI, or any of the ailments above and you believe your injury or illness was caused by someone else’s negligence, please get in touch with our Tupelo catastrophic injury lawyers today.
What Causes Catastrophic Injuries?
Most catastrophic injuries are caused by traumatic events like falls and motor vehicle accidents, but any accident can lead to a catastrophic injury.
At MW Law Firm PLLC - Mama Justice, we handle catastrophic injuries caused by:
- Car wrecks
- Motorcycle crashes
- Truck accidents
- Dangerous premises
- Workplace accidents
- Defective products
- And more
If another individual or institution’s carelessness has robbed you of your ability to provide for yourself and your family, you may want to consider filing a personal injury lawsuit with our firm.
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After an accident and serious injury, you may just want to move on with your life and put the entire experience behind you. While we understand this impulse, we also know that injuries like this are accompanied by serious financial consequences, and we don’t think you should have to face those consequences alone.
A successful lawsuit can compensate you for:
- Your medical bills
- The costs of rehabilitative care
- Time off work
- The income you will miss out on
- Lost earning potential
- Pain and suffering
- And more
While money will not change what happened, this valuable compensation can help you access the care and support you need after a catastrophic injury. With a settlement or verdict, you will have access to the best physical therapists, assistive devices, and doctors available. You can also alleviate the financial pressure your injury may place on your family.
Pursue the best possible settlement with MW Law Firm PLLC - Mama Justice.
Helmed by Mama Justice herself, Missy Wigginton, MW Law Firm PLLC brings decades of experience and compassion to your case. We treat our clients like family and our attorneys handle your case with kindness and a personal touch. We handle cases in Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas, and we proudly put over 40 years of combined experience on your side.
When you get hurt, you call your mama. Then, you call Mama Justice.
Call us at (662) 262-6264 today or contact us online for a free consultation.
Mrs. Wigginton is true to her name.- Lillian F.
Missy is a fighter and doesn't give up on her cases.- Gayla
Mama Missy truly cares about her clients.- Elizabeth
Best lawyer ever!- Former Client
Missy gets the job done!- Keith