If you have been hurt in a serious auto accident, the Tampa accident lawyers at Clark & Martino, P.A. can help you in your quest for compensation. In most cases, compensation is paid for so-called tangible losses. This category encompasses medical expenses, lost income, damage to your automobile – expenses that, for the most part, can be quantified in dollar terms. Accident lawyers deal with compensation for tangible losses all the time, and losses like this will make up the lion’s share of your injury case. However, the amount of compensation that you ultimately receive shouldn’t necessarily stop there. Being involved in a serious auto accident often gives rise to a number of intangible losses as well.
- Pain and suffering – Permanent bodily injury, scarring, loss of body function, loss of limb, emotional distress, cognitive impairment, and a diminished capacity to enjoy life. Accident lawyers often lump these together when they speak of pain and suffering.
- Wrongful death – A separate legal claim brought by close, surviving relatives for loss of companionship, loss of parental guidance, loss of sexual intimacy, and other such intangibles.
To learn more, contact the accident lawyers at Clark & Martino, P.A., a personal injury law firm in Tampa offering effective legal representation to auto accident victims. Whether they are tangible or intangible, you deserve to be compensated for your losses to the fullest extent possible.