The Need For An Attorney Following An Accident
Car accidents frequently occur in the United States. Not only does an aftermath of a vehicle collision lead to expensive damage to your car, but it can lead to potentially serious and fatal injuries to the driver and their passengers. Sometimes the person responsible for the damages and injuries admits their fault and agrees to pay for the expenses. However, that is not always the case. If you are facing an uphill battle to recover your entitled compensation, the best move to make is to obtain experienced legal representation from a qualified attorney.
Common causes of car accidents include:
- Drunk driving
- Distracted driving
- Poor weather conditions
- Bad road conditions
- Tired driving
- Reckless driving
- Defective auto parts
Types Of Car Accident Injuries
Based on a study conducted by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in 2013, 30,057 fatal motor vehicle collisions occurred in the United States that year, which resulted in 32,719 deaths. While common injuries stemming from car crashes include whiplash, seat belt injuries, cuts and bruises, what appear to be minor wounds may have an enduring impact in the long run.
Other types of injuries from car accidents are the following:
- Broken bones
- Severe burns
- Brain and head injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
Let Us Fight For The Compensation You Deserve
If you have been involved in a car collision which led to severe injuries and property damage, our Southern California personal injury attorneys at Schimmel & Parks, APLC, are dedicated to protecting your rights. With more than 70 years of combined legal experience, our firm has been providing compassionate and effective representation to clients.
Clients may be entitled to the following recoverable damages:
- Property damage
- Past, present and future medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Loss of earning capacity
- Loss of consortium
Do not hesitate to let us investigate your accident, examine all of the available evidence, negotiate with insurance adjusters and help you obtain the most favorable outcome possible. Let us fight for you while you make a successful recovery from injury.
Call Us When You Need Help
To learn more, or to speak with a lawyer, reach out to our firm. You can call us at 818-464-5061 or contact us online. We’re here to address your concerns and answer your questions.