Any time someone becomes injured or ill because of another party’s negligence, recklessness or malice, the victim may be entitled to compensation via a personal injury claim for expenses related to their injury or illness. An injury can be physical, cognitive and/or mental/emotional.
If you or someone you care about has become injured because of one of the above reasons, it may be in your best interest to discuss your situation with a reputable personal injury lawyer who is experienced with successfully defending the rights of victims of your, or a similar kind of injury.
Personal injury laws differ from state to state even though many states have similar laws. It is important to find a good personal injury lawyer that is licensed to practice in the state where your injury occurred.