Amputation Injury Claim in Harrisburg
Fight for Compensation with a Harrisburg Catastrophic Injury Lawyer
Despite advances in medical care, some injuries can be so severe that a limb or extremity cannot heal and requires amputation. The loss of one or more limb restricts someone's ability to work in most job settings. Amputation may also affect the person's ability to care for children or handle other domestic responsibilities, leading to a potential loss of consortium lawsuit.
Causes of Amputation Injuries
Most of the 3 million amputees living in the United States are males, and many of the victims lost limbs due to tragic events that could have been prevented.
Some of these events include the following:
Children who have undergone an amputation will lose the ability to ever work in certain jobs and take part in certain leisure or recreational activities.