Damages in Personal Injury Cases in Oregon and Washington State

What are the types of damages in personal injury cases in Oregon and Washington State?  These are  some things we can help you recover money for in your Oregon personal injury case or Washington personal injury case:

GENERAL DAMAGES:
Also called “non-economic damages” are generally limited to such non-economic losses as:

  • Physical Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress/mental suffering
  • Inconvenience
  • Loss of society
  • Loss of consortium personal injury

SPECIAL DAMAGES
oregon car accident damageAlso called economic damages these include:

  • Loss of future income
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of earning capacity
  • Past medical bills
  • Future medical bills
  • Wrongful death
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Loss of business opportunity/ loss of employment
  • Property losses
  • Property repair and replacement
  • Substitute domestic services

PUNITIVE DAMAGES:

  • Despicable conduct
  • Fraud and malice
  • Conscious disregard for the safety of others
  • Oppression
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