There is not just one type of personal injuries, but many kinds. Some of the types of personal injuries you encounter have different ways of being handled so be sure you know what each type of case entails.
Some of the most common injuries are:
>Car accidents: this includes any injuries involving a vehicle even pedestrian accidents
>Slip and Fall claims: in common areas like grocery stores and retail stores
>Consumer injuries from defective products
>Premises liability cases: which involve accidents on dangerous structures or falling objects
>Medical malpractice and other related cases

While there are other types of personal injury cases these are the cases that are most common. With each case you should seek legal counsel especially if you are dealing with an insurance company or any large company.