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Fayetteville Catastrophic Injury Attorney

Helping Victims of Life-Altering Injuries in North Carolina

One of the most devastating situations an individual can face is a catastrophic injury. These are injuries that result in permanent disability or disfigurement, and they often have a profound impact on the person's ability to work, their quality of life, and their ability to care for themselves and their family. If you or someone you love has suffered a life-altering injury as a result of someone else's negligence, you have the right to seek compensation for your losses and your suffering.

Our Fayetteville catastrophic injury attorneys at Lanier Law Group, P.A. are ready to secure your entitled compensation to help you make the best possible recovery from injury.


Call (910) 370-8379 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with a Fayetteville catastrophic injury lawyer today.


Types of Catastrophic Injuries

A catastrophic injury refers to a severe injury that typically results in long-term or permanent disability, significant impairment of bodily functions, or a reduced quality of life. These injuries often have profound physical, emotional, and financial consequences for the individual and their families.

Common types of catastrophic injuries include:

  • Brain Injuries: These can range from concussions to traumatic brain injuries (TBI) resulting from severe blows or penetration of the skull. Brain injuries can lead to cognitive impairment, memory loss, changes in behavior, and other neurological deficits.
  • Spinal Cord Injuries: Damage to the spinal cord can result in paralysis, loss of sensation, and impaired bodily functions below the site of injury. This can lead to paraplegia (paralysis of the lower limbs) or quadriplegia (paralysis of both arms and legs).
  • Burn Injuries: Severe burns can cause extensive damage to skin, muscles, nerves, and other tissues. They may result from fires, explosions, chemical exposure, or electrical accidents. Burn injuries can lead to disfigurement, loss of mobility, and chronic pain.
  • Amputation: Loss of a limb, either through traumatic injury or surgical removal, is a catastrophic event that can profoundly impact mobility, independence, and quality of life. Amputations often require extensive rehabilitation and adaptive measures to adjust to life with a prosthetic limb.
  • Paralysis: Paralysis refers to the loss of muscle function in part of the body. It can result from spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, strokes, or neurological disorders. Paralysis can be partial (paresis) or complete (plegia), and it can affect one limb (monoplegia), one side of the body (hemiplegia), or both lower limbs (paraplegia) or all four limbs (quadriplegia).
  • Loss of Vision: Catastrophic eye injuries or conditions such as optic nerve damage, severe retinal detachment, or trauma to the eye can lead to partial or complete blindness. Vision loss profoundly affects independence, mobility, and overall quality of life.
  • Loss of Hearing: Severe trauma to the ear or inner ear structures, exposure to loud noise, infections, or neurological conditions can result in partial or complete hearing loss. Communication difficulties and social isolation are common consequences of hearing loss.

Other examples of catastrophic injuries may include severe organ damage, multiple fractures, internal injuries, and severe psychological trauma.

How Our Firm Can Help You

Catastrophic injuries can require extensive medical care and long-term rehabilitation. In some cases, the victim may never recover, and they may lose their ability to work and earn an income. When this happens, you and your family should not be left to bear the financial burden.

At Lanier Law Group, P.A., we are dedicated to representing the rights of the injured. We believe that negligent parties should be held accountable for their actions, and we will fight tirelessly to recover the full, fair compensation you are owed for your medical expenses, lost wages, and more.

With an office in Fayetteville, we proudly represent clients throughout North Carolina. We offer free initial consultations and take all personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis, so you owe no attorney fees unless we win your case.

Contact us online or call (910) 370-8379 to schedule a free consultation with a Fayetteville catastrophic injury attorney today.

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