Special damages are damages that can be assigned a clear monetary value. Some of the most common special damages (also called economic) damages are:
- Court fees and costs
- Past and future medical expenses
- Repair costs or replacement costs for the injured person's damaged property
- Lost income from time the plaintiff spent in the hospital or at home recovering
- Lost earning capacity due to long-term disability caused by the accident
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