Personal injury law, also called tort law, covers any injury, wrong, or damage to a person, property, rights, or reputation due to the negligence or actions of another. Personal injury lawsuits are the most common lawsuits brought in the United States.
Personal injury can be financially devastating to families who may incur exorbitant medical bills, coupled with the loss of income from a wage earner.
What Constitutes Personal Injury?
The following list illustrates some of the common accidents and injuries for which money damages may be sought in a personal injury lawsuit:
Accidents on the Job – 3rd Party Liability
Compressed Natural Gas Explosions
Concussions in Football
Construction site accidents
Nursing home negligence – elder abuse
Serious and Catastrophic Injuries
Slip and fall
Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys
If you have an accident, it is important to seek the advice of an attorney as soon as possible if you want to take legal action to recover the costs and expenses of your personal injury. Even if your particular case isn’t listed above, do not hesitate to call us for a free consultation.
You may seek damages in a personal injury lawsuit for lost wages, lost future earnings, medical expenses, property damage and monetary recovery for mental anguish, pain, suffering, and general inconvenience. Our firm will secure the necessary records, police accident reports, and investigative expenses to preserve the evidence in your personal injury case.