Sustaining an injury in a preventable accident can be an adverse experience, especially when the incident was caused by someone else’s irresponsible actions. While this can certainly be a frustrating experience, the good news is that our seasoned Hartford County personal injury attorneys are here to help all victims of negligence here in the state of Connecticut. If you’ve been injured and are unable to return to work as a result, our legal team is prepared to fight for your lost wages. Here are some of the questions you may have about what we can do for you:
CAN I SUE FOR LOST WAGES AFTER A PERSONAL INJURY ACCIDENT?
If you are injured in an accident that was caused by someone else, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your injuries. You can earn restitution for your medical expenses,
Lost wages can include:
- Wages you missed while recovering from your injury
- Overtime payments you couldn’t get due to y
- Missed chances for promotions and raises
- Earning from other sources like freelance work
- Lost earning capacity
HOW DO I PROVE NEGLIGENCE IN CONNECTICUT?
In the legal world, negligence refers to when someone fails their civic duty to prevent harm to others. For example, if someone was driving their car at an excessive speed or while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, they are considered negligent, and if they injure someone in the process, the person they hurt can likely sue them for damages. Some of the most common types of damage include pain and suffering, the cost of medical bills, the cost of lost wages from being unable to return to work, and more. Our firm is here to fight for the full and fair compensation you deserve and need. Contact the Law Office of Marc N. Needelman today for an initial consultation.