What is a personal injury suit?
Personal injury suits are different that criminal suit because they are not initiated by the government. Instead, a private individual must file a claim against a party. Perosnal injury cases seek to reclaim compensation for damages both economic and non economic. To have personal injury case you do not necessarily need to by physically injured. You can also have a case if you have been injured emotionally or psychologically. If you have sustained an injury and it was because of someone else’s wrongdoing, then they may be liable, and you should contact one of our skilled personal injury attorneys in Lakewood, California to get started on your case so that you can receive compensation for your losses.
What types of personal injury cases have you handled?
Since injuries are not only common, but come in many different forms, there are also numerous types of personal injury cases. Our Eldessouky Law lawyers have experience in many different types, and are happy to help you with your own. Here are a few examples of some of the more common personal injury cases our lawyers have experience in:
- Pedestrian accident
- Auto accident
- Bicycle accident
- Motorcycle accident
- Truck accident
- Dog bite
- Wrongful death
Our skilled personal injury attorneys have already won millions for their clients, and if you are ready to fight for monetary compensation for your losses in an accident, call our office at 714-409-8991, and we will provide you with an experience personal injury attorney.
How do I prove fault in a personal injury case?
In personal injury cases, fault is usually based on negligence. When someone acts in a careless way that causes injury to someone else, this is considered negligence and they are legally liable for the other person’s damages. If you have been injured and are looking to prove negligence on behalf of the defendant, you will need to prove several things:
- The defendant owed a duty of care to you
- That duty of care was breached
- The breach directly resulted in your injuries
It’s important to get help from a lawyer when proving these elements of negligence because the lawyer will be able to determine what the actual duty of care owed to you was, and how exactly the defendant violated that duty. If the accident was partially your fault, then one of our attorneys will be able to help you prove what percentage of the accident was your fault, which will determine of much of a reduction you will receive in your compensation. Working with these legal notions can be trick, so it is best you contact Eldessouky Law to receive free legal advice on your own case.
What kind of compensation can be won in a personal injury case?
In personal injury cases, a monetary value must be placed on your losses. Economic losses are much easier to determine their monetary value, while non economic damages can be trickier. With the help of skilled attorney that know how to build you a strong convincing case based on evidence, eye witnesses, and more, you will have a better chance at recovering more. Most personal injury cases seek to gain compensatory damages. Some examples of what these damages cover are:
- Medical bills
- Long-term care
- Physical or occupational therapy
- Lost wages
- Lost earning capacity
- Pain and suffering
- Scarring or disfigurement
- Emotional distress
- Injury to reputation
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of enjoyment
To see what you may be able to recover in your own personal injury case, all you need to do is get in contact with our firm. One of our skilled personal injury attorneys will examine the evidence in your case and give you legal advice on how to proceed. The statute of limitations for personal injury cases in California is two years, so you have two years from the day of the accident to file your claim and get in touch with us. Do not put on hold your happiness. Call us now!
How can Eldessouky Law help me?
If you have been injured recently because of someone else’s careless ness, you are most likely suffering in multiple areas of your life. Our lawyers at Eldessouky Law understand the emotional and financial toll an injury can take on someone, so our goal is to ease the pain by offering a free consultation and free representation. This way, we can turn our attention to you and your needs. Every single case we handled, we handle with an individualized approach. We want to hear your story and help you recover from your accident. Your personal injury case is more than just another number or statistic to us, your case relates to your well-being, and we will do everything in our power to make sure you are taken care of. It’s time for you to be proactive about your life and getting in touch with our firm is the first step to redemption.