Amputation / Loss of Limb Injury Cases
Our Shreveport Personal Injury Attorney Can Help
Losing a limb has a terrible emotional impact, beyond the challenges of
the physical problems in an amputation. There are many challenges to be
faced, physically, emotionally and socially. If your injury was a result of
negligence on the part of another, it is not unreasonable to expect that they make
up for the damage they caused. It is important that you get justice, and
part of the process is seeking compensation for damages. The firm is here
to assist you so
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Getting the Support You Need
It is helpful to have the support of others who have been through an amputation.
There are many amputee support groups and a great deal of helpful information
and stories of how others have made it through such a trying experience.
The National Amputation Foundation offers these tips from veterans who
have been through the experience:
Keep a positive attitude and maintain the attitude that you
- Learning to walk again, or any challenging physical skill, builds a great
deal of mental strength, as well as physical, and will help in your overall
attitude toward life.
- Find others who have been through this and can give you support and advice
and provide you with resources.
- Get your friends and family to encourage you and allow you to first try
and accomplish tasks before rushing to help you. This builds your independence,
which is what you want and what is best for you.
Insist that you are treated as a "regular person" and remind
people that you are still
Negligence and Injury Claims for Amputees
If you or a loved one has lost a limb due to a car accident, motorcycle
accident, pedestrian accident or any other type of accident it may be
possible to seek financial compensation for your injuries as well as pain
and suffering. A professional Shreveport personal injury attorney from
Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC is available to review the details of your case and can advise you of