Personal Injury Case Types
At some point in our lives, we are bound to have an accident that results in a personal injury. It can be difficult to know when to contact an attorney to pursue a claim or lawsuit. When the accident isn’t your fault, you don’t have to suffer alone, this is the ideal time to hire representation to protect you against unfair damages and exercise your legal right to seek compensation. Even when the fault is unclear, you could be entitled to benefits, and because of this, it will behoove you to consult with an experienced personal injury attorney.
A consultation with a personal injury lawyer is always free of charge. You will gain valuable information about how to document important evidence you may need down the road in the event you wish to pursue a claim. An experienced personal injury attorney will also give you a good idea of whether pursuing an injury claim will be worthwhile.
Here are 4 Of The Biggest Personal Injury Case Types
Car accidents are the leading cause of personal injuries and
the statistics surrounding vehicle crashes in American are outstanding. In the United States alone there are 37,000 car crash fatalities each year, with nearly 2.35 million injured or rendered disabled, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel.
If you have been injured in a car accident, pursue consultation from a personal injury attorney now. Even if you are unclear about which party is liable for the accident, do not admit fault. If you are feeling pain following the accident, it is also important you seek immediate medical treatment to make sure you avail yourself to Florida No-Fault Personal Injury Protection benefits. Our personal injury lawyers can assist you with your legal rights following an accident, from lawsuits to insurance settlements.
According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, in the United States, medical negligence is the third leading cause of death. Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor or medical staff member fails or neglects their duty as medical professionals, directly resulting in damages or harm to a patient.
Medical malpractice lawsuits are complex to navigate and difficult to win, and if you are a victim of medical malpractice, you will need a veteran attorney experienced in these cases to assist you in seeking legal compensation.
The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration reports that in 2016, 5,190 workers were killed on the job. OSHA also reports that the most common on-the-job accidents involve falls, being struck by an object, electrocutions, and caught, trapped, stuck, or crushed by structures or equipment.
Fortunately, workers are protected under the workers’ compensation law, designed to assist employees who have been injured or ill during employment or at the workplace despite which party is at fault. This means if you were hurt at work, even if you caused the accident, you are entitled to benefits to help get you back on your feet. If you have been injured on-site at your place of employment, you may be entitled to benefits. Contact our workers’ compensation attorneys today.
Slip and Fall
Slip and fall cases occur when individuals or organizations fail to maintain reasonably safe premises causing injury to another. Slip and fall cases can include the plaintiff becoming injured as a result of an unsafe building with poorly constructed sidewalks, stairs, safe walking surfaces or even a lack of security.
Slip and fall injury cases fall within Florida’s premises liability laws. If you have been injured on an unsafe property, then seek consultation from a slip and fall injury attorney to ensure that you are compensated for your losses.
The most common personal injuries originate from accidents like slips or falls, on-the-job injuries, medical negligence, and of course, car or motorcycle accidents. A personal injury attorney can assist you in exercising your legal right to seek compensation from the acquired personal injuries.
Here at Aronberg, Aronberg & Green, our team of experienced attorneys can help you pursue compensation for losses caused by your personal injury. Don’t suffer alone, call today for a free consultation at 561-266-9191.