- 1 How Do You Know if You Have a Serious Injury?
- 2 Is a Soft Tissue Injury a Serious Injury?
- 3 Is a Previous Existing Soft Tissue Injury a Serious Injury?
- 4 Even if You Don’t Have Surgery or a Broken Bone, You May Have a Serious Injury and a Valuable Personal Injury Case!
- 5 How Much Is a Serious Injury Worth?
- 6 Serious Injuries You May Not Think Are Serious But Are Serious
- 7 Injuries Which May Be Serious
- 8 Catastrophic Injuries
- 9 The Secret To How Positive Thinking Can Help You Recover From Injuries
- 10 How I went from injury to world records | Jamie Barrow | TEDxVienna
How Do You Know if You Have a Serious Injury?
Do you have a serious injury that could be worth hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars? You’ll be surprised to find that injuries other personal injury lawyers call soft tissue injuries are actually serious injuries.
New York’s serious injury lawyers at 1-800-HURT-911® have settled personal injury cases with “soft tissue injuries” for hundreds of thousands of dollars to millions of dollars.
See some examples of serious injuries below but always call us for a free consultation.
—Don’t assume your injury isn’t serious. Ask New York’s serious injury lawyers at 1-800-HURT-911®. You may actually have a serious injury worth millions. And if you really don’t have a serious injury, we still want to represent you.
—Tip: Don’t wait to call a serious injury lawyer for a free consultation because you can lose valuable rights quickly and while you may have a minor injury now, it can become a serious injury in 6-12 months after your accident. We can protect your rights and protect your personal injury case immediately, and even get you money right now. If your injury gets worse, you’ll be protected and your case can be settled faster because we will already have been working on it.
Is a Soft Tissue Injury a Serious Injury?
A soft tissue injury encompasses a very broad range of injuries. It can be as insignificant as a bruise that is discolored and goes away in a few days or a far more serious injury.
A torn ligament or tendon is a serious injury that can be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. Knee and shoulder injuries usually involve a torn ligament or tendon. Neck and back injuries usually involve a bulging or herniated disk which can be a very serious injury.
Any injury involving a fracture or broken bone is no longer considered a soft tissue injury and is automatically a serious injury.
Is a Previous Existing Soft Tissue Injury a Serious Injury?
Even a previously existing soft tissue injury can be serious and valuable, worth a lot of money.
What is a previously existing injury? It is an injury that existed before your accident (either from a previous accident or something else) and which was reinjured.
We obtained personal injury settlements for a previously existing soft tissue injury for hundreds of thousands of dollars in many cases.
We obtained a $1 million settlement for a woman in her 50s who aggravated a previously existing neck injury when she was knocked to the floor when she was hit by a forklift.
We obtained a $750,000 settlement for Nyda who aggravated a previously existing soft tissue lower back injury when she was injured in a car accident. Nyda was still seeing her orthopedic surgeon for her previous existing lower back pain when she had a car accident. She went to a personal injury lawyer in the Bronx who was not interested in her case because of her prior medical treatment and she only had a soft tissue injury in the car accident. Then she called the New York Serious Injury Lawyers at 1-800-HURT-911®.
Even if You Don’t Have Surgery or a Broken Bone, You May Have a Serious Injury and a Valuable Personal Injury Case!
Some personal injury law firms don’t want your case if you don’t have surgery or a broken bone. It was claimed in a lawsuit that the personal injury law firm Steinger, Iscoe & Greene had a “no surgery, no case” policy; That is not the kind of law firm you want for your personal injury case.
But you don’t need surgery or a broken bone for us to take your case. As you can see from Nyda’s video, we may still be able to get you hundreds of thousands of dollars. Do what Nyda did. Call the New York Serious Injury Lawyers at 1-800-HURT-911®.
How Much Is a Serious Injury Worth?
A serious injury can be worth as much as tens of millions of dollars to as little as tens of thousands of dollars. As an example, we got $465,000 for a client who had a torn meniscus in his knee, which is a soft tissue injury, after GEICO originally offered $10,000 to settle the case.
See the value of some of our other cases with serious injuries and how much serious injury cases settled for.
So do you have a serious injury? Just call the New York Serious Injury Lawyers to find out for free. If another law firm declined to represent you, call us!
Call Founding Partner Rob Plevy right now for your free consultation!
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Serious Injuries You May Not Think Are Serious But Are Serious
- Any Fracture (broken bone) including a broken tooth, nose, finger, toe, or rib
- Scar – any scar
- Plastic surgery – any injury or scar requiring plastic surgery
- Breast implant leak due to an accident (see bottom of the page)
- Surgery – any injury requiring surgery
- Hospitalization overnight
- Concussion – is a serious injury
- Tendon or ligament tears such as Achilles Tendon Tear or Rupture
- TMJ – Temporomandibular joint dysfunction (the joints in your jaw)
Any broken bone is a serious injury but this fracture is a very serious injury
Injuries Which May Be Serious
(When surgery is required, these injuries are definitely serious and can be worth more than $1 million)
- Neck injury
- Back injury
- Shoulder injury
- Knee injury
- Wrist injury
- Dental Injuries (we settled a case with dental injuries without surgery for $250,000)
- 2nd-degree burn
- Death / Wrongful Death
- Amputation of a finger, toe, arm, or leg
- Brain injury including bleeding on or in the brain
- 3rd-degree burn
- Loss of sight
- A permanent disability
- Needing to walk with a cane
The New York Serious Injury Lawyers at 1-800-HURT-911® will help you get substantial compensation for your injuries including past and future pain and suffering, lost wages, and other damages.
While you’re getting medical treatment, the video below may help you with your recovery.
The Secret To How Positive Thinking Can Help You Recover From Injuries
How I went from injury to world records | Jamie Barrow | TEDxVienna
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