What is a Personal Injury?

Personal injuries are physical or psychological injuries that an individual sustains due to negligent or intentionally harmful behavior on behalf of another individual. It does not include injury or harm done to one’s property. These incidents are typically considered to fall under tort law. Personal injuries may be sustained in just about any activity, although the most common types of these claims arise from injuries caused by car accidents, workplace accidents, personal assault, home accidents, and defective product accidents.

If you would like to know more about personal injury laws in the United States, please call the Des Moines personal injury lawyers of LaMarca Law Group, P.C. today at (515) 225-2600.

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