personal injury

Definition of "personal injury"
  1. Physical harm caused by another person's wrongful actions, which can also result in financial losses and emotional distress
How to use "personal injury" in a sentence
  1. Her lawyer argued that she should be compensated for the personal injury she suffered in the car accident.
  2. The construction worker filed a lawsuit to cover his medical bills and lost wages from the personal injury he received on the job.
  3. He used a personal injury claim to pursue compensation for his emotional trauma after the incident.

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