Loss of consortium:
- A serious accident can leave the victim in serious pain and permanently disabled. These types of damages are separately compensate in personal injury lawsuits it also permits injured victims or the relatives of a injured to sue for loss of consortium; which is the loss of love and companionship as a result of the accident.
A severe or disabling injury can affect your personal relationship in lots of different ways like romantic or recreational activities that a married couple used to enjoy together but is no longer possible.
It would also apply if the accident left a husband or wife unable to perform chores that the other spouse relied on