A: Pain and suffering damages are meant to compensate a party who has suffered injury as a result of another individual’s negligence. Commonly called “non-economic” damages, these damages cannot be calculated like their counterparts – economic damages. Compensation for pain and suffering in a Pennsylvania motorcycle accident case is dependent on factors such as the age of the plaintiff, severity of the injuries, and nature and extent of the medical treatment.
Pain and suffering damage claims include suffering as a result of:
- physical pain,
- scarring or disfigurement,
- embarrassment, and
For more information, contact a Pennsylvania motorcycle accident lawyer.
More Pennsylvania Motorcycle Accident Legal Articles:
- Pennsylvania Motorcycle Accident Lawsuits – Recovering Pain and Suffering Damages
- Documenting the Extent of Injuries in a Pennsylvania Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit
- Litigating Damage Claims in Motorcycle Accident Lawsuits in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Motorcycle Accident Lawyers
Schwartz & Blackman handles motorcycle accident cases in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey area:
- PA: Berks County, Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, Philadelphia County, Allentown, Lehigh Valley, Norristown, Philadelphia
- NJ: Atlantic County, Burlington County, Camden County, Gloucester County, Mercer County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Camden, Cherry Hill, New Jersey shore cities
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Published: September 6, 2012