What compensation can I get for my personal injury claim?

When you make a personal injury claim you can get compensation for:

  • General damages: this is damages for pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life.
  • Past, present and future lost wages and lost profit.
  • Unpaid medical and rehabilitation expenses.
  • Future medical and rehabilitation expenses.
  • Past, present and future housekeeping and home maintenance expenses.
  • Loss of economic opportunity and loss of marketability.
  • Compensation for close family member for loss of care, guidance and companionship; and actual services provided.
  • Interest.
  • Costs: this is the insurances company’s contribution to your legal fees.