How Auto Injuries Can Impact Your Life

Being injured in a car accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence can lay you low and leave you wondering where to turn for the help you need. All told, an auto injury can alter the course of your life in ways that can be difficult to anticipate, but that reverberates throughout your life in exceptionally challenging ways. The losses you suffer in relation to auto injuries can be life-altering, but an experienced Indiana auto accident attorney can help. 

The Serious Nature of Your Injuries

The immense impact of car accidents can leave you with exceptionally serious injuries, which can include any of the following:

  • A broken bone that is highly painful, slow to heal, and can lead to debilitating consequences, such as chronic pain and physical limitations
  • A traumatic brain injury (TBI) that can leave you with cognitive or physical impairments and extreme challenges in your daily life
  • Spinal cord injuries, which – if very serious – can mean permanent paralysis. 
  • Burns, cuts, and abrasion, which are highly susceptible to dangerous infections and unsightly scarring that can also impede movement in the affected area (and, if on or near the face, can be permanently disfiguring)

In other words, there is no lack of serious physical, financial, and emotional consequences when it comes to auto accidents. 

Your Losses

In addition to your physical injuries, you can face significant losses (or legal damages) as a result of a car accident that was caused by another driver’s negligence, including:

  • Property damage to your vehicle
  • Your medical expenses, which may begin with emergency treatment and continue on to surgery, hospital stays, pain management, physical therapy, rehabilitation, and beyond 
  • Your lost wages, which can mean a loss in earning potential (in addition to current setbacks)
  • Your physical and emotional pain and suffering, which can have long-lasting psychological effects – including fear of getting back behind the wheel and terrifying accident flashbacks – that are difficult to overcome

Moving forward with Your Life

You are injured, are facing financial setbacks, and are burdened with psychic pain, which can make moving forward with your life and your life plans exceptionally difficult – all as a result of someone else’s negligence, which makes the situation that much more difficult. All told, auto injuries can disrupt your life in ways that can be difficult to predict and difficult to overcome. Your rights and your future, however, are too important not to fight for your case’s best possible outcome, and a dedicated auto accident attorney can help you with that. 

Reach Out to an Experienced Auto Accident Attorney in Northwest Indiana Today

If you have been injured by another driver’s negligence, the accomplished auto accident attorneys at Tanzillo Stassin & Babcock, P.C. – proudly serving Northwest Indiana – have the experience, drive, and legal skill to help. Our dedicated legal team recognizes the serious nature of your situation and has an impressive track record of helping clients like you prevail with favorable case resolutions. To learn more, please don’t wait to contact us today.