Catastrophic Injuries in Tampa

Catastrophic injuries in Tampa happen suddenly and change lives forever. Recovery is long, slow, and expensive. If you or a loved one has sustained a catastrophic injury, contact Brian Hoag. You have rights and Brain Hoag can help you recover damages. Don’t go it alone. Your employer or other persons will have an attorney. You need one, too.

Catastrophic Injuries in Tampa

The legal system uses the American Medical Association’s definition of catastrophic injury as a guideline. The AMA definition of catastrophic injury is one that causes severe damage to the spine, spinal column or brain. In addition, the legal system recognizes catastrophic injuries may include:

  • Severe burns
  • Organ damage
  • Amputations or multiple fractures
  • Exposure to hazardous substances
  • Paralysis including paraplegia and quadriplegia

Care for Catastrophic Injuries

The medical care that goes into catastrophic injuries doesn’t stop when the emergency is over. After a catastrophic injury, you may require a lifetime of medical care, including 24-hour care by family members or hired professionals. Your pain and suffering can include permanent disfigurement, impairment, and premature death. You can lose your ability to work and provide for your family. All these are compensable injury.

Causes of Catastrophic Injuries in Tampa

Possibly the most common cause of catastrophic injuries are motor vehicle accidents. Bicyclists, motorcycle riders, pedestrians, and those involved in accidents with large trucks are especially prone to catastrophic injuries.

  • Pharmacy errors
  • Medical errors
  • Swimming accidents
  • Construction site accidents
  • Defective consumer products

Brian Hoag will help you navigate the legal system. He will work to get you the maximum compensation allowable by law. Your recovery will take all your energy, so let Brian Hoag deal with the legal system. The peace of mind of not having to deal with the law will help you regain part of your life.

About Brian Hoag

Hopefully, you will never need a Tampa personal injury, but if you do, please give Hoag Law Firm a call at or complete your online Free Case Evaluation. A free consultation can help you understand your rights. With honest advice and an experienced attorney at your side, you can recover the largest possible settlement. We’ll help you get back to your life.


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