Loss of Consortium

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Definition of Loss of Consortium

Loss of consortium refers to a plaintiff's ability to engage in normal sexual relations with their spouse. Loss of consortium may arise as damages in a car accident lawsuit if the plaintiff claims they are permanently unable to have sex due to their car accident injuries. Awards for loss of consortium can be subjective. If you have suffered loss of consortium it is important to hire a car accident lawyer who can calculate the value of the deprivation.

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