Catastrophic Injury Lawyers in Knoxville, TN Fight to Protect Your Future

What is a catastrophic injury — and what are common types of it?

Some injuries extend far beyond simple physical pain or medical bills. Certain injuries that truly and drastically change your ability to live life to the fullest may be classified as catastrophic injuries. These injuries are often permanent in nature and have deep-cutting effects. The thorough attorneys at Menefee & Brown, P.C have more than 20 years of combined experience representing victims of catastrophic injuries, including:

  • Traumatic brain injury: An injury that causes severe trauma to the brain can lead to enormous mental and physical impediments for you or your loved one. This loss of mental and bodily faculties is a catastrophic injury that is physically, emotionally and economically painful.
  • Paralysis: Some injuries may cause you or a loved one to lose the ability to utilize certain body parts, such as legs or arms — these injuries can be catastrophic and can deeply affect your life.
  • Spine, neck and back injuries: Spinal cord and back injuries can alter your ability to perform basic physical tasks and find gainful employment, causing adverse economic and personal effects.
  • Head trauma: Severe blows to your head may cause you to lose certain mental or physical abilities, causing catastrophic negative impact on your quality of life and ability to earn a living.