Personal Injury Claims
If a person suffers from bodily harm or mental anguish, or even death from the negligence of another party, the person of the personal representative can initiate a personal injury claim.
It is noteworthy that, generally, the limitation period for personal injury claims is 3 years from the date of the injury. Otherwise, the injured person is debarred from initiating such claim.
The Court would consider various factors in deciding the amount of damages to be awarded to the injured person, including but not limited to the expenses incurred by the accident, the loss of earnings after the accident and during the trial, pain and suffering caused by the accident, and legal costs etc.
Most common personal injury claims include traffic accidents, industrial accidents, medical negligence and assault.
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