Types Of Damages

Types Of Damages

Compensatory Damages The word “compensate” means “to offset an error or undesirable effect”. Compensatory damages, therefore, are meant to make up for an injury sustained by an individual. There are two basic types of compensatory damages: actual and general. Actual damages reimburse an individual for funds paid out-of-pocket for medical treatments, lost wages, substitute transportation,

Types Of Compensatory Damages

Types Of Compensatory Damages

Compensatory damages are meant to offset an injury sustained by an individual. Actual damages, or damages which reimburse an individual for out-of-pocket expenses, include monetary awards for medical expenses, property damage, and loss of income. General damages may also be awarded for pain and suffering, mental anguish, loss of consortium, and lost opportunity for the

Tips On Handling Aggressive Driving

Tips On Handling Aggressive Driving

With February being Aggressive Driving Month, it’s a good time to call attention to the increase of aggressive driving behaviors that are being seen nationwide. If you’ve ever been on the receiving end of someone who is acting hostile towards you with their vehicle, you know how scary it can be and how instantly your