How can you fully calculate the cost of an accident? There is more to life than material property, after all. If you have been involved in an accident there is a legal definition for some of the non-economic losses you may incur. Pain and suffering describes general or non-economic losses (NEL) … [Read more...] about Pain and Suffering: Emotional Stress
Being a victim in an accident or personal injury can be a traumatic event. And sometimes, as a result, physical and emotional scarring can occur. The legal term for this is pain and suffering. Georgia law allows victims to recover money for pain and suffering, just like recovering money for medical … [Read more...] about Pain and Suffering: Physical and Emotional Scarring
The pain and suffering experienced from an injury can be devastating. No, you don’t have to just deal with that added trauma. You do have rights in this area. There may be compensation for pain and suffering, depending on the individual circumstances and conditions of your injury. It’s not … [Read more...] about Pain and Suffering: Determining Damages
A car accident can be a devastating and life-altering experience. It can affect your physical health as well as your mental health. A car accident can prevent you from living the life that you were accustomed to—including working at your job, being able to play with your children, or even just … [Read more...] about Pain and Suffering Defined
You may have heard the phrase “pain and suffering” before, but what does it actually mean in a legal context? When you’ve been injured as a result of a car crash, motorcycle crash, or another type of personal injury like a slip and fall, sometimes the injuries and mental anguish it can cause can … [Read more...] about What Constitutes Pain and Suffering?
No one expects to get into a life-altering accident—whether it’s a car accident, a slip and fall accident, or another personal injury. But if and when it does happen to you, you always want to ensure that you are being fairly compensated from the person or group who is at fault. “Pain and … [Read more...] about How Pain and Suffering Lawsuits are Calculated