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Bucks County Catastrophic Injury Law

 

If you are unsure about filing a lawsuit, consider the impact that your injury has had on your activities of daily living.

The Law Firm of Paul R. Weber handles catastrophic injury claims

Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries (SCI) are among the most catastrophic and devastating events a human being can endure. If you or your loved one is struggling with a spinal cord injury, you may have motor and sensory deficits, loss of control over bladder and bowel function, breathing problems, bedsores, etc. There is almost always a profound emotional response to deal with. Paul Weber is experienced in paraplegia and quadriplegia cases. Lifelong care, including long-term disability, future medical expenses, and home modifications all must be provided for. Whether you or your loved one has sustained fractured or dislocated vertebrae, partial or complete paralysis, compression of the spinal cord, damage to axons, neurons, neurotransmitters, herniated disc, etc., you need the advice of an experienced spinal cord injury lawyer. Call us now so we can help you or your loved one.

Burn Accidents

Burn injuries can be among the most painful injuries the human body can withstand. Burns may be First degree (superficial), Second degree (dermal skin damage) or Third degree (full thickness) requiring skin grafts, debridements, escharotomy, etc. Burns are often accompanied by medical complications, swelling, infection, eschars (sloughing off the skin), respiratory problems and exquisite, overwhelming pain. Ultimately, there may be permanent disfigurement, scarring, or alteration to your appearance. These may affect your earnings potential and may result in a loss of your future earning capacity. Paul Weber is an experienced attorney who has handled burn injury cases of all kinds. Call us now so that we can help you.

Birth Defect Claims

There are hundreds of types of birth defects affecting thousands of babies born every year. Some are unavoidable, but some are the product of failure to respond to fetal distress or other known risk factors, excessive force, mechanical trauma, oxygen deprivation, failure to properly diagnose, improper or inadequate care and other causes of an avoidable nature. Cerebral palsy (CP), Klumpke’s, Erb’s Palsy, mental retardation and other severe, lifelong conditions may result. For the protection of your child or yourself, call us now so that we can help you.

The attorneys at this Pennsylvania law practice are familiar with life-altering injuries resulting from accidents. Catastrophic injuries include—

  • Severed limbs
  • Loss of hearing or sight
  • Brain injury
  • Disfigurement
  • Partial paralysis
  • Complete paralysis

Situations that may result in major injuries

Very serious injuries can occur in a wide range of circumstances, such as—

  • Car accidents
  • Industrial accidents
  • Diving accidents
  • Flying accidents

Rebuilding your life after a catastrophic injury

When your ability to function is radically altered, it takes a great deal of time and expense to adapt to your new circumstances. You may face immediate challenges such as—

  • Medical bills not covered
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Replacement of lost wages
  • Home health aides

You also must consider a host of other long-range issues:

  • Cost of future medical care
  • Cost of future non-medical care
  • Continuation of
    • Social security benefits
    • Workers compensation
    • Social security insurance (SSI)
  • Protecting the claim proceeds
  • Tax issues
  • Medicare set asides
  • Life care plans

Legal support regardless of where you were hurt

This Bucks County law firm has access to attorneys all over the country. If you live in the Delaware Valley but you were seriously injured while out of town, the Law Firm of Paul R. Weber connects you with a trusted colleague within the necessary jurisdiction.

Hire a powerful lawyer when you have been seriously injured

When you are the victim of a major injury, you need the help of an experienced Bucks County attorney. To inquire about legal help with a catastrophic injury claim, contact the Law Firm of Paul R. Weber.

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