If you’ve been injured in a motor vehicle accident in North Carolina and it was not your fault, you are entitled to recover personal injury damages. Those damages include your wreck-related medical expenses, your lost wages, compensation for pain and suffering, and any permanent injury that you might have. In this section, we’ll discuss the elements of these damages. Additionally, we’ll discuss the appropriate time to settle your claim. Finally, we’ll discuss damages for wrongful death as a result of a wreck in North Carolina.