If you or a loved one has suffered from a soft tissue injury caused by a car accident or any other traumatic event, don’t hesitate to seek legal assistance. Contact Held, Held & Held in Brooklyn today to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers.

Our team of lawyers has the knowledge and expertise necessary to help you obtain the justice and compensation you deserve for your injuries. We are committed to fighting for your rights and holding responsible parties accountable for their actions.

At Held, Held & Held in Brooklyn, we have represented numerous clients in cases involving soft tissue injuries, and have a proven track record of securing fair compensation. We understand the physical, emotional, and financial toll that these injuries can take on you and your loved ones, and are here to help.

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Common Causes of Soft Tissue Injuries

Soft tissue injuries can occur as a result of various accidents and incidents, but some of the most common causes include:

If you or a loved one has suffered a soft tissue injury due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, it is important to seek legal advice from a qualified personal injury lawyer. At Held, Held & Held, we have the knowledge and experience necessary to help you pursue justice and compensation for your injuries.

Steps to Take After a Soft Tissue Injury

If you have suffered a soft tissue injury, it is essential to take certain steps to protect your health and legal rights.

Here are some steps to consider:

  • Seek medical attention. It is important to seek medical attention immediately after an injury, even if you don’t feel immediate symptoms. Some soft tissue injuries may not show symptoms until several days after the incident, so you need a thorough medical examination to detect any potential injuries.
  • Document your injuries. Keep a record of your injuries, including photographs, medical records, and doctor’s notes. This documentation can help support your case in court or during negotiations with insurance companies.
  • Notify your insurance company. Notify your insurance company of the accident and your injuries as soon as possible. Be honest and accurate in your description of the incident and your injuries.
  • Contact a personal injury lawyer. A qualified personal injury lawyer can help protect your legal rights and ensure that you receive fair compensation for your injuries. They can guide you through the legal process, negotiate with insurance companies, and represent you in court if necessary.
  • Follow your doctor’s orders. Follow your doctor’s orders for treatment and recovery.
    Soft tissue injuries can be complex and may require rehabilitation, surgery, medication, or other treatments to help manage pain and promote healing.

Symptoms of Soft Tissue Injuries

Soft tissue injuries can cause various symptoms, depending on the location and severity of the injury.

Some common symptoms include:

  • Pain, tenderness, and swelling around the affected area
  • Stiffness and limited range of motion
  • Bruising or discoloration
  • Muscle spasms or weakness
  • Numbness or tingling sensations
  • Difficulty bearing weight or putting pressure on the affected area

If you have experienced any of these symptoms following an accident or traumatic event, it is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible. A qualified personal injury lawyer can also help you pursue fair compensation for your injuries and related expenses.

Compensation for Soft Tissue Injuries

Compensation for soft tissue injuries can vary depending on the severity of the injury, the impact on the victim’s life, and other factors.

Here are some types of compensation that may be available for these injuries:

  • Medical expenses — Compensation for medical expenses related to injuries can include hospital bills, doctor’s fees, rehabilitation costs, medication costs, and other expenses associated with your treatment and recovery.
  • Lost wages — If you have had to miss work due to your injuries, you may be entitled to compensation for lost wages or diminished earning capacity.
  • Pain and suffering — Soft tissue injuries can cause significant pain and discomfort, which may entitle you to compensation for pain and suffering.
  • Emotional distress —  If you have experienced emotional distress or psychological trauma due to your injury, you may be able to recover compensation for emotional damages.
  • Property damage — If your vehicle or other property was damaged in the accident that caused your injury, you may be entitled to compensation for repairs or replacement.

How a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help

A personal injury lawyer can provide valuable assistance if you have suffered an injury due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing. They can help protect your legal rights, guide you through the legal process, and work to ensure that you receive fair compensation for your injuries.

Specifically, a personal injury lawyer can investigate the circumstances of your injury, collect evidence to support your case, and negotiate with insurance companies and opposing counsel. They can also represent you in court if necessary and provide guidance and support throughout the entire legal process.

Contact Held, Held & Held Today

If you or someone you love has experienced soft tissue or other types of injuries, do not hesitate to seek legal assistance. Reach out to Held, Held & Held today for a free consultation with one of our skilled personal injury attorneys.

Our legal team possesses the knowledge and experience required to assist you in seeking justice and compensation for your injuries. We are dedicated to advocating for your rights and ensuring that those responsible are held accountable for their actions.

Do not endure your pain and suffer in silence. Contact us today at Held, Held & Held and take the first step towards obtaining the justice and compensation you are entitled to.

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