Amputation Injuries


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Amputation and dismemberment involves the removal of your body parts, typically as a result of severe trauma to a limb, such as an arm or leg. Amputations of limbs due to injury or illness are traumatic, life altering events. Amputation injuries happen in Huntsville and Decatur daily. At the Huntsville and Decatur law offices of Ferguson and Ferguson, our amputation injury attorneys see a lot of missing extremities cases due to motorcycle, pedestrian and cross walk accidents. Losing a limb through a work accident or a vehicle accident is one of the most traumatic, life-altering and disabling of all personal injuries, often requiring a lifetime of costly medical care, rehabilitation, prosthetics and more.

The partial or complete loss of a limb can occur as a result of injuries sustained in the workplace, in a vehicle accident, from the use of power tools or factory machinery. An amputation can have hidden costs and a far-reaching impact on your future:

  • Vocational rehabilitation
  • Future surgeries
  • Prosthetics
  • Long-term home care
  • Wage loss
  • Transportation service

As an amputee you could have other problems during the adjustment period of your initial disfigurement that mandate retention of an amputation lawsuits law firm. The emotional trauma of losing a body part could take many years to stabilize. Normally an amputee or disfigurement victim will need special pain medication, psychotherapy and hospitalization to deal with the serious after effects of loss of a limb, or destruction thereof. Huntsville amputation accident victims are often unable to work or earn a living and get paid again. Amputation injuries that result from the carelessness of others can leave the victim to cope with long-term physical limitations and severe emotional trauma.

Causes of Alabama Amputation Injuries

Any type of Decatur or Huntsville accident can be a traumatic experience, but when an amputation is required as a result of someone else’s negligence, you have certain rights that can help you recover compensation for damages sustained. The common types of amputation or dismemberment injuries occur when:

  • You have lost an arm, leg, hand or foot in an auto accident
  • You have lost a limb from a construction accident
  • You have lost a limb as a result of negligence on private or public property
  • You have had to undergo amputation from malpractice by a surgeon
  • You have suffered injuries and a loss of a limb from machines or equipment at work

Representing Huntsville and Decatur Amputation Injury Clients

From the minute the ambulance arrives, the bills start adding up in your case. Know matter if you are transported to Decatur Morgan Hospital, Parkway Medical Center, Crestwood Medical Center or Huntsville Hospital, you are likely to incur a massive amount of bills. Even if you have health insurance, you could be burdened with a lifetime of medical bills to pay. An amputation injury requires a highly skilled and experienced attorney to aggressively seek the full compensation you will require in order to maximize your quality of life after the injury. Our experienced Huntsville and Decatur amputation attorneys understand the physical, mental and emotional effects of an amputation accident. While nothing can replace what is a profound loss, you can obtain compensation for your loss, bringing a sense of closure as well as just compensation for your medical bills, loss of work, pain and suffering.

In claims involving an amputation injury, you case hinges on working with the right Huntsville amputation injury attorney who is able to assess and address all of the important considerations that arise when in catastrophic injury litigation. Only attorneys experienced in the nature and extent of the injuries and resulting damages can persuade the court that you are entitled to the maximum level of compensation. Our experienced amputation injury attorneys will review your medical documentation, hire appropriate medical experts to testify about your amputation injury, how it was caused and the detrimental effects on your life.

Contact Decatur and Huntsville Amputation Injury Lawyers

We understand what you are going through and we have represented amputees across Alabama in securing the benefits and compensation they deserve. If you have sustained an amputation injury and are ready to learn how our Alabama amputation injury attorneys can assist you and your family, please call us today for a free consultation about amputation injuries. If you have suffered injuries from a construction accident, auto accident or any other accident that resulted in amputation or dismemberment, you will need the assistance of an experienced amputation injury lawyer to represent you in your case. Randy W. Ferguson has extensive experience in the litigation of cases wherein the client has sustained amputation or dismemberment injuries. Amputation accidents can be physically and emotionally devastating as well as leaving you and your family in a state of financial hardship. We specialize in serious personal injury cases and know what it takes litigate cases in order to recover the maximum settlement or verdict possible. Call now. Call 256-534-3435 or 256-350-7200.

Huntsville Office Location:
303 Williams Avenue SW
Suite 321
Huntsville, AL 35801

Decatur Office Location:
211 Oak Street NE
Decatur, AL 35601