What type of damages can a victim of an escalator or elevator accident collect? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

A victim of this type of accident can pursue damages for:

  • Diagnostic testing (X-rays, MRIs, scans, etc)
  • Emergency room care
  • Physician appointments
  • Medical devices, such as crutches, braces, wheelchairs, etc.
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Treatment for emotional injuries, such as PTSD, anxiety, etc.
  • Lost income if unable to work while recovering
  • Reimbursement for home help and/or childcare
  • Pain and suffering