What to do after you have been in a catastrophic car accident? 

In the event of an unplanned reality, follow these steps for a hopeful future.

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Common Types of Catastrophic Car Accidents 

Legate Injury Lawyers helps people who’ve been injured in many types of catastrophic accidents, including:

  • Rear-end collisions 
  • Side impact collisions  
  • Single car accidents 
  • Pedestrian collisions 
  • Running red lights 
  • Failing to yield 
  • Unsafe turns 
  • Bicycle collisions
  • Truck accidents
  • Train collisions
  • Bus and public transit injuries
  • ATV accidents
  • Driving mistakes
  • Scooter accidents
  • Ice, snow, and bad weather accidents

Common Types of Catastrophic Car Accident Injuries 

The injuries sustained from a catastrophic car accident are serious—even life threatening. You will hear lawyers, doctors, insurance adjusters and other health care professionals refer to them as “CAT claims.” Some common injuries/impairments include: 

  • Some Brain Injuries 
  • Some  spinal cord injuries  
  • Paraplegia or quadriplegia 
  • Amputation of an arm or leg  
  • Total and permanent loss of limb(s) 
  • Irreversible damage to internal organs 
  • Loss of eyesight 
  • Other permanent disabilities