Dealing With Comas
The doubt and uncertainty of coma recovery can be difficult for everyone involved. If your loved one fell into a coma as a result of someone else’s negligent or reckless behavior, this fear can be all the more difficult to work through. Family members will undoubtedly struggle to come to terms with the avoidable circumstances that put their loved one in a coma.
While a monetary settlement will not completely eradicate the pain and suffering involved with your loved one’s injuries, it can help in the healing process by removing the stress and strain of financial worries from the victim and his or her family. If your loved one has sustained a coma that was caused by the negligent actions of another individual, it may be wise to find legal assistance.
How a Lawyer Can Help
The families of coma patients will likely understand just how monumental the financial burden can become in the wake of a coma. Fortunately, some victims may be able to win financial compensation for the following claims:
- Medical treatment
- Lost wages
- Nursing facility care
- Cost of medical devices
- Rehabilitation and care
While these financial burdens will be severe, they will not be the end of a coma patient’s suffering. Victims may also be able to pursue claims of a less physically tangible nature, such as:
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of happiness
- Emotional distress
- Lasting physical suffering
Compensation for your pain will not take the suffering away. It will not erase the accident that led to the brain injury, and it will not make the physical and emotional healing process easy. It will, however, enable you and your family to concentrate on healing without worrying about paying for everything.
Contact a San Antonio Coma Attorney
The San Antonio brain injury attorneys at the Chris Mayo Law Firm are dedicated to winning you the appropriate compensation for your suffering in order to allow you time and room to heal. Call us today at (210) 999-9999 to learn more about how we can help you pursue justice.