No one expects to ever be involved in a serious car accident. But while you might believe yourself to be a safe driver, that doesn’t necessarily mean every motorist is. Tragically, another driver’s negligence can result in major injuries and even fatalities.
You’re saddled with medical bills for an accident that wasn’t your fault. Approximately 52% of personal injury lawsuits involve automobile accidents. That’s because 6 million car accidents occur on U.S. roads every year — and 3 million people are injured annually in those accidents. Car accidents not only cause vehicle damage but pain, suffering, and medical bills, as well. If you were in a car accident because of another driver’s negligence, it’s a good idea to contact an accident attorney.
Drowsy drivers can be held liable for the damages they cause in a car accident. An experienced personal injury attorney knows how to investigate the cause of an accident and determine its at-fault parties.
There were 1.35 million attorneys working throughout the U.S. in 2019, but not all attorneys have experience with personal injury cases. If you’ve been hurt in a motor vehicle crash or some other type of accident, you may be wondering if you should contact an attorney. Here are four reasons to contact personal injury attorneys in Redding CA.
If someone hurt you in an accident, you probably need medical and legal help, and you need it fast. Getting immediate medical attention makes sense, but most people don’t realize that legal advice is also needed as soon as possible after an accident. Why the urgency?...
After an accident, you may wonder how to get compensated for your injuries. A personal injury lawyer free consultation helps accident victims like you decide how to proceed. The free consultation allows the personal injury lawyer to assess your case. The attorney will...
Accidents involving intoxicated drivers are common across the United States. In 2017, 10,874 people were tragically killed in auto accidents involving an intoxicated driver. The surviving relatives of the victims killed in these accidents may be entitled to...
Most homeowners do not think about safety in terms of their responsibility to keep visitors safe. They should, however, because if a guest or worker suffers a personal injury in someone else’s home or property, the homeowner may be responsible for paying for the damage.
Close to 600 people a year are killed or injured in Shasta County auto accidents. This seems like a lot for a county of fewer than 200,000 people. Our roads carry more than locals, though.
Natural disasters can be completely devastating — especially for those living in or around Shasta County. Many people are unaware that an experienced personal injury attorney can help them to obtain compensation after a wildfire. A Redding CA lawyer can assist you in recovering funds for property damage, injuries, and fatalities due to wildfires.