Your Tort Claim (Civil Lawsuit)

The claim you might be able to start in court against another person or company who is at fault for your injuries. Your car accident lawyer will use this legal claim process to try to obtain additional compensation for you, including for:

  1. Your pain and suffering due to your injuries.
  2. Your medical expenses, including future therapy, past treatment costs, or medical care not paid by your accident benefits claim.
  3. Your lost income, or lost income-earning potential (such as a lost promotion, or failing to graduate from school on time).
  4. For your loss of ability to perform your usual housekeeping or home maintenance responsibilities, including indoor chores or outdoor maintenance.
  5. Any out of pocket expenses that you paid for because of the accident.