Civil & Personal Injury
Medical Reports for Legal Claims
Personal injury cases are legal disputes that arise from one person who suffers harm from an injury or an accident, and another party might be legally responsible for that harm.
In general, civil cases are produced to atone for a victim of an incident, rather than deliver punishment. Personal Injury claims fall under the Civil law and commonly result from any one or more of the following:
- trips and falls
- vehicle accidents, defective products
- medical malpractice
- intentional wrongdoing, such as assault, fraud or defamation (slander and libel)
Securing a medico-legal report from a Psychiatrist or a Psychologist can support the claimant’s conform and help rule out the level of compensation due.
Compensation can be recuperated in nature, helping the victim and feel that they have received justice above that, it can also be required to fund life getting back on track.
Psychological conditions such as anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress may take toll following a trauma, accident or physical assault. Most of these conditions may refrain an individual from working and living a ‘normal life’. Ongoing treatment may be crucial and returning to full-time work or caring for dependents may be compromised.
When the stakes are so high, Getting the best possible medico-legal report to strengthen and support a claimant’s case is crucial. Inadequate reports can:
- weaken the overall case
- undervalue the damages to be awarded
- decrease the morale in the professional authority of the expert witness
- waste time as proper interpretation may need to be sought, frustrating all involved parties
Our nationwide team of clinicians, experienced in producing well-prepared and accurate medico-legal reports will work with you hand in hand to guarantee reports are presented in the correct timeframe, form and budget only taking cases useful to be carried out.