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Catastrophic Injury

Florida law defines a catastrophic injury as a permanent impairment that seriously affects or restricts an individual’s speech, gait, vision, reproduction, or other motor functions. Common examples of catastrophic injury include the following:

A catastrophic injury caused by another’s negligence can be devastating. The injured person’s life is changed forever. The injured person may experience mounting medical bills, loss of earning potential, inability to conduct routine activates, and strain on interpersonal relationships.

It is important to consult an experienced Tampa catastrophic injury attorney following a personal injury accident involving serious, catastrophic injuries. An experienced attorney will ensure your case his handled properly and you receive proper recover for your injuries.

Tampa Catastrophic Injury Attorney

Michael Germain of Germain Law Group is an experienced personal injury attorney based in Tampa, Florida. He represents individuals who were seriously injured in any personal injury accident, including car, commercial truck, pedestrian, slip and fall, and dog attack accidents.

If you or your loved one experienced a catastrophic injury, like a blindness, severe burns, or amputation, contact the Tampa personal injury lawyers of Germain Law Group at (813) 835-8888 to schedule a confidential review of your case.

Germain Law Group represents clients throughout Florida, including Tampa, Temple Terrace, Plant City, Bay Crest Park, Hunters Green, and surrounding areas.

Florida Catastrophic Injury Information Center

Tampa Claims for Catastrophic Injury

Florida Statute Title 45 Chapter 766 defines a catastrophic injury as a permanent impairment constituted by:


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Causes for Catastrophic Injury in Central Florida

Catastrophic injuries occur in a number of ways and can occur at any time. Common events that lead to catastrophic injury include the following:


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Florida Resources for Catastrophic Injuries

Brain Injury Alliance of Florida (BIAF)- The BIAF is Florida’s only statewide non-profit organization dedicated to the education and advocacy of traumatic brain injury (TBI) survivors, family members, and caregivers. The BIAF provides in-person support, resource coordinators, and regular events to TBI victims.

1637 Metropolitan Blvd. Suite B
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Phone: (850) 410-0103
Email: admin@biaf.org

Florida Spinal Cord Injury Resource Center- The Florida Spinal Cord Injury Resource Center (FSCIRC) works as a resource center for survivors of spinal cord injuries and their family and caregivers. The FSCIRC provides support groups, peer mentoring, and educational material.

Tampa General Rehabilitation Center
c/o Florida Spinal Cord Injury Resource Center
6 Tampa General Circle-Room R212
Tallahassee, Florida 33606
Phone: (813) 844-4711


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Germain Law Group ǀ Hillsborough County Catastrophic Injury Lawyer

If you or your loved one has experienced a catastrophic injury, including spinal cord damage, traumatic brain injury, or limb amputation, it is imperative to consult the experienced personal injury attorneys of Germain Law Group.

With years of experience, the attorneys of Germain Law Group will ensure your case is properly handled and appropriate recovery is obtained for your short-term and long-term needs following a catastrophic injury.

Germain Law Group represents individuals who suffered a catastrophic injury in any type of accident, including a slip and fall, car accident, commercial vehicle accident, or motorcycle accident.

The Hillsborough County based Germain Law Group represents individuals throughout Florida, including Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, Hernando, Citrus, Polk, Sumter Counties, and surrounding areas. Contact Germain Law Group at (813) 835-8888 or submit an online form to schedule a confidential consultation.


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