Injuries after a Car Accident
Receiving medical care should be your top priority after being in an accident.
Even if you don't feel hurt right away, getting checked out is important.
Going to a doctor or hospital is vital not only for your health and well-being,
but also to strengthen your personal injury claim.
- Injuries suffered as a result of auto accidents can include:
- Spinal cord injury
- Brain damage
- Broken bones
- Other internal injuries
If eligible for compensation, you may be able to obtain damages that cover
medical expenses, lost wages, and more. Our attorneys can present you
with your legal options.
If you are injured as a pedestrian, you may be eligible for compensation
for your injuries. Remember to get as much information as possible regarding
Be sure to take note of the following:
- Names and contact information of witnesses
- Names and insurance information of the drivers involved
In addition, be prepared to answer questions about whether or not you followed
traffic rules, used proper crossing locations, and other safety concerns.
Although pedestrians often have the right of way, supporting evidence
will be necessary in order to prove that the driver involved in the accident
If you were injured as a passenger in a motor vehicle accident, you may
have a claim against all at-fault parties; this includes the operators
of any of the cars involved in the accident. However, if you get into
a car knowing that the driver is under the influence of alcohol or drugs,
you may have "assumed the risk" of being in an accident.
Free Case Evaluations with our Harrisburg Car Accident Attorneys!
When victims of car accidents first get in touch with our firm, we offer
a free case evaluation that determines what their legal options are and
whether or not they have a case. If we are able to take them on as clients,
we devote the full support and representation of our Harrisburg car accident
lawyers to their case. As a firm backed by years of experience and a large
support staff, we can capably handle a breadth of car accident cases and
represent those injured as drivers, passengers, or even pedestrians.
Interested in learning more about your options? Don't hesitate to
contact us for a free case evaluation.