What kinds of damages are available in a Florida auto accident case?
If you’re in a car accident in Florida, there’s two primary types of damages, what the law calls economic damages and what the law calls non-economic damages. Economic damages means wage loss, medical bills, future wage loss, future medical bills. Non-economic damages means pain and suffering, mental anguish. In some cases there’s also punitive damages. That’s where the behavior of the party that caused your accident was so wrongful that we ask the court for additional or punitive damages to punish that person, such as intentional acts, drunk driving. Our firm has been handling cases in South Florida for over 85 years. To learn more about what your damages are in a personal injury case, feel free to give us a call. There’s no fee involved for a consultation. Let us see if we can be of assistance to you.