The Many Types of Personal Injury Cases | Personal Injury Defined

There are many types of personal injury; the legal term referring to injury to the body, mind or emotions of a person.  Suffering from an incident resulting in personal injury can be traumatic, no matter what the cause. Lacy Katzen’s lawyers see these cases as opportunities to offer help to their clients through these difficult, and uncertain times.

Types of personal injury can vary greatly, and depending on the responsible party’s intent or negligence, the injured may be entitled to compensation. While monetary compensation can’t fix all the damage done, it can provide the much needed relief the injured party needs while they are recovering.

There are many kinds of personal injury depending on the circumstances surrounding the event when the injury took place. The most common personal injury claims are:

  • Road traffic accidents
  • Accidents at work
  • Tripping accidents
  • Assault claims
  • Accidents at home
  • Product defect accidents
  • Holiday accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Industrial Disease
  • Dog Bite