Personal Injury Sub Topics

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Personal injury law covers many different situations and provides the opportunity for an injured person to sue another person at fault for those injuries. Personal injury law is often also referred to as tort law and cases are handled in civil, rather than criminal, court. A person may face both civil and criminal charges for the same action, but the key differences include a lesser burden of proof in civil cases and the fact that civil penalties usually take the form of money damages. Scroll through our resources below to learn about the different types of personal injury cases, how to prove a personal injury claim, and more.