Catastrophic injuries are very serious accidents that typically result in long-lasting and/or permanent disabilities, serious medical conditions, a reduced lifespan, and painful suffering. These types of severe injuries affect the life of the victim, as well as the lives of the victim’s family members. The victims of catastrophic injuries require considerable amounts of medical attention for their devastating ailments. If you or a loved one has suffered from a catastrophic injury please contact Attorney Nick Lowe for a free consultation.
Catastrophic injuries affect at least one system of the body, such as the urinary system, respiratory system, neurological system, muscular system, or gastrointestinal system. Some examples of catastrophic injuries may include the following:
- Congenital defects
- Head trauma
- Loss of eyesight
- Loss of hearing
- Loss of speech
- Severe burns
- Spinal cord injury
The routine of daily living may need to be adjusted following a serious injury. Certain tasks may need to be relearned, requiring one or more types of therapy. Occupational therapy, physical therapy, and vocational therapy are some examples of therapy plans that may be necessary. Along with various types of therapy, hospitalization, surgery, medication, and specialists may be necessary elements in the treatment plan.
Attorney Nick Lowe has been protecting the rights of seriously injured victims and their families throughout the Sacramento area since 1992. He has vast knowledge in all areas of personal injury law, including accidents, wrongful death, product liability and premises liability. Attorney Lowe has recovered substantial settlements for seriously injured clients in Northern California. He is respected in the community for his integrity, aggressive representation, and successful case outcomes.