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Child Injury Lawyer Hamilton

If your child or a child you love has been hurt or has wrongfully died, our Hamilton lawyers can help.  Dealing with the consequences of child injuries can be both frustrating and terrifying, particularly when the injury is caused by the recklessness of another person or company, such as a trucking company.  The instinctive and unconditional love for a child is no doubt one of the strongest of human sentiments and because of this, an injury or death of a child can be the worst event parents and loved ones will ever have to endure.

When your child is critically injured in an accident, navigating the legal aftermath can be a devastating and terribly complicated time. Our experienced Hamilton Personal Injury Lawyers are able to help provide the proper legal guidance that parents or loved ones need in order to successfully pursue compensation and the future care that your child needs and deserves.

Child and Infant Injuries in Ontario

In Ontario, when someone else’s negligence or carelessness has caused your child’s injury, the liable party must be held accountable. If your child was injured or prematurely taken from your family, you need to take legal action immediately. Infants or minors under the age of 18 are not in a position to make their own binding legal decisions, which is why parents need to step in as “litigation guardians” and hire a personal injury lawyer on their behalf. Our compassionate Hamilton Injury Lawyers are able to handle any type of injury claim involving your minor child such as:

  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Daycare Accidents and Injuries
  • Nursery Accidents and Injuries
  • Brain Injuries
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Negligent Supervision
  • School Injuries
  • Foster Care Injuries
  • Child Injuries
  • Falls
  • Dog Bite or Dog Attacks
  • Birth Injuries
  • Car Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Faulty Prescriptions or Pharmacist Negligence
  • Drowning and Swimming Pool Injuries
  • Orthopedic Injuries
  • Scarring & Disfigurement

Child Injury Compensation

There is no doubt that each case presents a unique set of circumstances and opportunities to assist families cope with what can only be considered overwhelming loss. Typically a parent or loved one, acting as litigation guardian along with their Hamilton Personal Injury Lawyers, can claim different types of compensation through a lawsuit or accident benefits depending on the severity of injury or whether or not the child has died, such as:

  • Pain and Suffering
  • Loss of Enjoyment of Life
  • Loss of Amenities
  • Future Health Care Expenses
  • Future Medical Expenses
  • Future Expenses for Psychologists
  • Future Education Expenses depending on the child’s education trajectory
  • Future Rehabilitation Expenses
  • Home Modification Expenses
  • Transportation Expenses
  • Future Loss of Income
  • Caregiver Expenses
  • The Loss of Care
  • The Loss of Guidance
  • The Loss of Companionship

Has your Child been Seriously Injured of Suffered a Wrongful Death?

The development of claims for infants requires a deep understanding of the law. If is important that if your child is injured of has passed away, that he or she is provided with a fair award for his or her injuries and losses, or for the loss of care guidance and companionship.  If your child has suffered a critical and life changing injury, then it is important that financial recovery encompasses not only an award for pain and suffering, but also for the economic losses the child may sustain over the course of his or her lifetime. A seriously hurt child’s future must be protected.

Hamilton Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Province Wide

Lalande & Company Lawyers are Hamilton personal injury lawyers that are experienced and will fight to recover the compensation your family deserves. We will pursue maximum compensation for your child or for the loss of your child.  Please feel free to contact us 24/7 to request a free, no obligation consultation with our legal team. Our Hamilton personal injury lawyers do not charge upfront fees, so there is no risk to you and your family. We only charge fees if we are able to help you recover compensation in your case.   Call us at 1-833-4-LAWFIRM or at 905-333-8888 for more information, or fill in a contact form today.