We Will Fight to Protect Your Rights
Car accidents happen every day, injuring and killing thousands of people. When those accidents are caused by the negligence of another person, there is a remedy. Injured people and the families of those killed can file a claim or a lawsuit against the responsible party to recover medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering. To learn if you are eligible to file a lawsuit, speak with an attorney who understands the complexities of car accident claims. Contact The Law Offices of Daniel Kim to learn if you have a case.
Why Do You Need a Lawyer?
Handling any case is no small feat, and when it comes to traffic accident, there is always more than a single person involved. This means that the case must be constructed in such a way that insures that all parties are involved in its handling, but it must also be accentuated to fit the benefits of our client. Handling any part of a case on your own is impossible if you do not have legal training, and it is also incredibly stressful. There are so many details that must not be overlooked, and you require an outstanding legal knowledge in order to carry the case out without any difficulties and to your own benefit.
An attorney does everything for you in terms of planning, paperwork, defense, and ultimately the outcome of your case. The only thing that you as a client are asked to do is to provide honest and detailed information as to what happened, and how you viewed the accident when it happened. The more information you are able to provide for your attorney, the quicker the case will be handled. Although you are at all times allowed to voice your opinion and your expectations with your attorney, you must also remember that law is always above any personal preferences, and that although you attorney will always place your own benefit first, they will in no way be able to bypass the law, nor should they ever plan on doing so.
Common Types of Injuries for Pedestrian Accidents
Many injuries that are received by pedestrians are fatal, precisely because of their fragile bodies compared to those of a moving vehicle. There is very little that a person can do to protect themselves at all against a speeding car or motorcycle for example, and when the injuries do occur, they either take a very long time to heal, or will never heal completely. The most frequent injuries are those connected to bones and human tissue. Depending on the severity of the injuries, they may cause permanent damage in movement and agility for the person, and could seriously affect their life in the future. When it comes to mental and emotional damage because of the unexpected shock of the accident, the damage is even more prolonged and difficult to manage because it will require countless sessions and counseling in order for the person to be able to live a relatively normal life again. These are only a small number of things that can go wrong, which is why pedestrians are so highly protected by traffic laws after an accident.
Important Deadlines to Remember About Filing a Lawsuit
Cases are best resolved when they are handled as quickly as possible. Each case is restricted by a certain number of days during which it must be reported in order for it to be valid in a court of law. If you have been in an accident, contact your attorney immediately in order to ensure that the deadline for submitting your case does not pass. If it does, your case will no longer be valid. There may also be important deadlines related to your insurance company and how likely they are to help with your compensation once the accident has occurred. Remember that insurance companies operate under their own very strict rules according to the contract that you have signed, there would be no way to help your case if their deadlines and requirements are not met, or are handled in ways which are against those agreed upon in a contract.
Recovering Personal Injury Compensation
Ultimately, there’s very little control over what you will do with the compensation that you will ultimately receive. It will likely be monitored in order to insure that it has been awarded to the right person and for the right reasons, but you will have the freedom to use it to the best of your abilities in order to ensure that your health can be returned to a positive and livable state. Our support as your attorneys will ensure that you and your family will be free of the financial burden that follows an accident, and that you will be allowed to spend all of your time focusing entirely on your recovery, which also means a great reduction of stress and discomfort on your part.
How You Can Contact Us for a Free Consultation
The Law Offices of Daniel Kim is renowned for its generous free consultation services, and we offer them to all potential clients who wish to make use of it. You are free to give us a call at any time during our open hours, or you can also emails us or leave us a voice message and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible. The sooner you call us, the sooner your case will be resolved.