What happens when a child is injured? What are the child’s rights? What are your rights as a parent? When a child is hurt as a result of the negligence of an adult, a claim may include:
- Medical Bills;
- Pain and Suffering;
- Mental Trauma; and,
- Loss of future income due to trauma.
Contact Our Bristol Virginia Child Injury Lawyers
A child under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian file the claim on behalf of the child.
Determining liability in children cases can become a complicated matter. Consideration is given to whether the child acted in an age-appropriate manner. There are different statutes of limitations for children. A court approval for a settlement is often required.
At Arrington Schelin, you will find experienced and compassionate attorneys and staff to ensure that your child receives just – full and perfect compensation for his or her injuries and repayment for medical bills expended.
Please call to see how we can help. It does not cost anything to find out your child’s rights.