For over 40 years, Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers have been helping victims of catastrophic injuries in St. Catharines on their road to recovery. A catastrophic injury has a legal definition in Ontario, set by Ontario’s Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule, which usually involves an injury that impacts one's ability to care for themselves. These types of catastrophic injuries include:
Sadly, it’s becoming too common that when a catastrophic injury victim contacts their insurance company to claim their rightful benefits, insurance companies are denying their claim. Insurance companies have a financial incentive to deny claims for these types of injuries, as they will continue to rake in record profit year over year and know that if they deny claims regularly, there are some victims that will simply give up their rights and never contact a lawyer.
If you've been denied an injury claim, or have had an injury claim cancelled/terminated suddenly, talk to one of our St. Catharines lawyers for free and see if you have a case. Simply call, click, or chat; lawyers are standing by 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Call our St. Catharines office at 905-685-3085.
The most common phrase that the team at Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers hears is “This is my insurance company! Why aren’t they helping me?”.
Insurance companies and insurance adjusters typically use the Glasgow Coma Scale when assessing catastrophic injuries related to injuries. However, claim adjusters can downgrade scale levels leading to a major decrease in money recovered and available for your medical bills. For this reason, having a highly experienced St. Catharines-based catastrophic injury lawyer is critical to ensure that you are fully and completely covered for all your recovery costs, and your lifestyle or quality of life is not adversely impacted.
Catastrophic injuries related to the spinal cord usually cause pain and complications that last a lifetime. Chronic pain, loss of motion, or paralysis are all common from catastrophic injuries. Ensuring that you have a catastrophic injury lawyer in St. Catharines that will ensure you receive enough compensation to assist with these lifelong complications is paramount. From medical treatment, physical therapy, counseling, changes of residence to accommodate disabilities, lost wages, to even at-home care, your expenses of a spinal cord injury need to be covered by the parties at fault for your catastrophic injury. Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers in St. Catharines will be your answer to recovering compensation.
An amputation is a catastrophic injury that has a major impact on your quality of life. Not only do you lose physical abilities, but you can also suffer psychological trauma from the incident. Our St. Catharines Catastrophic Injury Lawyers will help to ensure that all the expenses of medical treatment, physical and psychological therapy, medical devices, as well as any loss of wages will be recovered so that you can focus on your recovery.
Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers in St. Catharines offer free consultations 24/7 over the phone, in the hospital, and online. There are no up-front costs, no hidden fees, and you don’t pay if we don’t get you a settlement or win your case. With no financial risks for you, contact a catastrophic injury lawyer today to see if you have a case.
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