There is no standard or average settlement amount for a knee injury in a car accident because every personal injury case is unique. For example, serious knee injuries such as an ACL tear, knee dislocation, or torn meniscus can have a settlement range from $25,000 to $150,000. Minor injuries requiring physical therapy can range from $5,000 to $15,000. These numbers are just estimates and the range can vary from hundreds of dollars to hundreds of thousands of dollars, depending on many factors.
Some of the factors, which go into settlement amounts, are the extent of any permanent damage, and the impact of the injury on the individual's ability to work and engage in daily activities. Other factors that may affect the settlement amount include the number of medical expenses incurred, the amount of lost income and benefits, insurance coverage and the amount of pain and suffering experienced.
It is important to consult with a personal injury attorney when considering a knee injury case, as they can evaluate your case and help you understand your rights and options for seeking compensation. They can provide a realistic estimate of your settlement amount and guide you through the legal process.