Technically, anytime you sustain an injury in an accident, you have incurred a personal injury. However, winning a settlement in this complex area of law is not always so simple. Parkersburg personal injury attorney Jim Leach is prepared to investigate your claim and help you determine if you have a personal injury lawsuit and, if you do, to fight tooth and nail to get you every penny you deserve.
Common Reasons for Personal Injury Lawsuits
The most common cause of personal injury is auto accidents. Preliminary crash statistics for 2012 released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show injuries and fatalities in automobile accidents are on the rise, indicating these terrible accidents will continue to be the leading cause of personal injury lawsuits.
Other types of accidents that may lead to a personal injury lawsuit include:
All of these accidents can result in severe personal injury and require aggressive legal representation.
Types of Severe Personal Injury
Common severe personal injuries resulting from accidents include:
When you sustain injuries in these accidents, you will face medical expenses, a loss of ability to work, potential lifestyle modifications, emotional duress, and untold pain and suffering. These things demand justice. One of our Parkersburg personal injury attorney can evaluate your claim, assess the full extent of damage, and help you get the compensation you deserve.
If you live in West Virginia, including the areas of Parkersburg, Charleston, Morgantown, Huntington, Wheeling, Belpre, and Athens, and have been injured in an accident, please contact Jim Leach, Attorney at Law to schedule a free initial consultation with one of our personal injury attorney today.