Personal Injury Compensation: How Much Is Your Case Worth?

Learn how to calculate your injury claim value, factors that impact your compensation, and when others have a right to your settlement money.

When you’ve been injured by someone else’s negligence, you expect the at-fault party to compensate you for your injuries, property damage, and pain and suffering.

You need to know how much your injury claim is worth. It’s easy enough to add up your hard costs, like medical bills and property damage. It’s harder to put a price on damages that can’t be measured, like your pain, suffering, and emotional distress.

Here’s where we answer all your questions about how to maximize your injury compensation.

Learn how to calculate what your claim is really worth, and how you can boost your claim’s value. Get valuable insight into what the insurance company will use against you, so you can beat them at their own game.

Finally, find out how factors like, taxes, liens, and lawsuit loans will impact how much settlement money is left in your pocket.

Finding Your Injury Claim Value

Injury compensation is based on the cost of your damages, like medical bills, lost wages, and emotional distress. Including proof of all your damages increases your claim value.

What Can You Claim for Injury Compensation?
video iconGet more money for your personal injury claim by knowing all the different kinds of damages to include in your demand for compensation.

Beginner’s Guide to Calculating Personal Injury Compensation
video iconDon’t rely on the adjuster’s personal injury calculator for fair compensation. Here’s how to figure out what your injury claim is really worth.

How to Calculate Your Pain and Suffering Settlement
video iconLearn the evidence you need to support your calculations for pain and suffering and how to increase the total amount of your settlement.

How to Get Full Compensation for Lost Income 
video iconHere’s what the insurance company won’t tell you about how you can recover all your lost wages and other employment perks.

How Emotional Distress Affects Injury Reimbursement
video iconHow to get fair compensation for emotional distress as part of your injury settlement. Here’s what you need to know to build a strong insurance claim.

Elderly Injury Claims: How Does Age Affect Your Compensation?
Insurance companies don’t like high-dollar elderly injury claims. Learn about important laws that help older victims get fair compensation.

Traumatic Brain Injury Claims: Causes and Compensation
Traumatic brain injuries are life-altering for victims and families. Learn how to get the compensation you deserve for head injury claims.

Property Damage Claims: How to Get Compensated for Belongings
Get fair compensation for damaged personal property. Find out who should pay and what you can do about it.

Guide to Filing Property Damage Claims After a Car Accident
video iconGet fair compensation for your wrecked car and ruined personal items. Here’s what you need to know about filing claims for property damage after an auto collision.

Loss of Consortium: Compensation for the Injury Victim’s Family
Loss of consortium isn’t just about sex. Learn about losses suffered by parents and children of accident victims. You may be eligible for compensation.

Tactics Used by Insurance Companies

A strong and well-prepared claim can defeat many common tactics insurance companies use to reduce or deny personal injury claims.

Dealing With Insurance Claim Adjusters
Knowing how to deal with insurance adjusters will help you get to a fair settlement more quickly and with less stress.

Why Credible Injury Victims Are Offered More Insurance Compensation
Credible injury victims get higher insurance settlements. Here’s how to boost your witness value and increase your injury compensation payout.

Increase Your Award by Thinking Like an Adjuster
video iconBoost your injury compensation with a convincing demand for your hard costs and mental anguish. Here’s how to justify your pain and suffering award.

Important Factors Affecting Payouts for Injury Claims
video icon Learn factors that boost the value of bodily injury claims, and what the insurance company will use against you.

Determining Settlement Amounts with Different Injuries
Learn how insurance companies determine personal injury settlement amounts and what you can do to boost your compensation.

How Compensation Increases with Permanent Injuries
video iconPermanent injury compensation is calculated differently than other injury claims.  Here’s what you need to know.

Keep More of Your Settlement Money

The insurance company won’t tell you that others might be entitled to a portion of your compensation. Avoid costly surprises after settlement by learning about liens, taxes, and loans.

Watch Out for Liens on Your Injury Settlement Proceeds
video iconLiens can take most of your personal injury settlement before you see a dime. Here’s what you can do to keep more of your payout.

How Subrogation Liens Impact Injury Claim Compensation
Subrogation can take a big chunk of change from your settlement proceeds or court award. Learn how it works and what you can do to protect your compensation.

Negotiating Medical Liens: Keep More Settlement Money
video iconYou can reduce or eliminate medical liens against your injury settlement. Get solid tips for negotiating with lien collectors.

Paying Tax on Injury Settlements: What You Need to Know
video iconWhen do you owe taxes on a personal injury settlement? Avoid costly surprises after the insurance company pays your compensation.

Personal Injury Lawsuit Loans: Read This Before You Apply
Get the facts on personal injury lawsuit loans. Find out if a loan is right for you and what that cash advance will really cost you.


Personal Injury Compensation Questions & Answers