Punitive Damages & Injuries in Kentucky

Posted on Aug. 31 2022 in Blog

Individuals who sustain injuries caused by the negligent actions of others should be able to recover compensation for their losses. Typically, if a personal injury claim is successful, victims will be able to recover compensation for medical bills, lost income, property damage expenses, and pain and suffering damages that they endure. These are the most common types of economic and non-economic losses. However, in some situations, Kentucky personal injury victims may be able to recover punitive damages as well. What Are Punitive Damages? Recovering punitive damages is very different than recovering other types of economic or non-economic losses after an injury occurs. These types of damages have very specific definitions
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