Things to Know About Your Personal Injury Case

Are You Currently Suffering From a Personal Injury?

If you plan to pursue a personal injury claim, you’ll likely want to know what types of damages you may be able to recover. Contact a personal injury attorney from Montgomery Kelley & Dennett in Williamsburg Virginia today if you have been injured in an accident.

What Is A Personal Injury Claim?

A personal injury claim is filed by an the injured person or party against the person or entity responsible for their injuries. These claims aim to seek financial compensation for the damages caused by the negligence or recklessness of another. Learn more about the different damages  that you may be able to claim for your injury claim.

Compensatory Damages – Personal injury damages that are intended to compensate the injured party for their losses due to the accident.

Non-Economic Damages – Non-economic damages are awarded for the injured party’s pain and suffering, emotional distress, mental anguish, and a loss of enjoyment in life.

Economic Damages – Economic damages are created to compensate the injured party for their financial losses due to the accident. They can include medical bills, lost wages, loss of future earnings, property damage.

Punitive Damages – Punitive damages are awarded to punish the wrongdoer for their willful or reckless conduct in lieu of any financial compensation. They are meant to serve as a deterrent to others who may be tempted to engage in similar behavior. Punitive damages are caused by a another persons conscious yet negligent decision.

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Here at Montgomery, Kelley & Dennett we pride ourselves on being a world-class Personal Injury Attorney to each client we serve. We look forward to serving you and all your legal needs in Williamsburg, Virginia and the surrounding areas. Call Now! 757.229.8284