Personal Injury Claims
A personal injury is an injury to a person which can be caused by a vehicle accident, a fall, a dog attack, electrocution, or any other type of accident where someone gets hurt.
A personal injury attorney in Puyallup, WA is someone who specializes in these types of cases. A car accident lawyer handles a personal injury claim due to a motor vehicle accident.
In the case of wrongful death, a wrongful death lawyer will file a lawsuit against the entity that caused the death on behalf of the surviving family members. The lawsuit will include demand for payment for the loss of support, loss of companionship, financial loss, and any other type of loss. Sometimes property damage can be included in a wrongful death lawsuit.
A qualified auto accident attorney reviews the details of the case, liability, the medical records, and the police records to prove who was at fault. Some cases settle out-of-court while others will go to trial.
In most cases, individuals and companies have insurance which protects them from financial loss. As a result, the truck accident attorney will file a claim with the insurance company who pays the amount due.
There are many factors involved in determining how long a case will take to settle. Minor personal injury cases are typically resolved in a timely manner.
Getting compensation for personal injury claims can be a long process. The attorneys at the Law Office of Briggs and Briggs can take your case through the legal process and even to trial to get you the compensation you deserve.