Hand and Finger Injuries from Traumatic Accidents
A person’s negligent mistakes may leave others with serious injuries, potentially including trauma to the hands or fingers. Although these injuries very rarely, if ever, pose a real threat to a person’s life, they can dramatically alter a person’s professional and personal aspirations. A considerable injury to the hand or fingers may leave a person unable to complete even basic tasks that require fine motor skills. Unfortunately, a variety of those injuries can cause a person to suffer physically, emotionally, and financially.
Common Hand and Finger Traumas
When a person sustains an injury to their hand or their fingers, they may need immediate medical care to reduce the possibility of long-term complications. In particular, the following injuries may require substantial treatment:
- Severe lacerations, which often require stitches
- Broken bones
- Damage to finger or thumb joints
- Loss of skin, especially when due to burns
These health concerns can have severe consequences for an injured individual, often threatening their ability to return to work after their initial treatment quickly.
An injury to your hand or fingers may leave you and your household with problematic and burdensome injury expenses that can be difficult to overcome. Between medical bills, out-of-pocket costs, and a lack of wages during recovery, you are likely looking for help dealing with these concerns. Our legal team at Hach & Rose, LLP may be able to assist you in obtaining compensation for these costs by filing a lawsuit against the person responsible for your injuries. To discuss this option in full detail, call (212) 779-0057 and speak with one of our New York personal injury lawyers today.