Personal Injury FAQ
Accidents and injuries happen every day throughout Southern California. The time following a serious injury can be difficult and confusing, as you may not be familiar with your rights or the legal process. Always discuss your options with a skilled personal injury lawyer in Beverly Hills. In the meantime, the following are some frequently asked questions about injury claims.
What types of accidents can lead to a personal injury claim?
Personal injury claims may involve any accident caused by someone’s negligence that leads to injuries and losses. Our firm regularly handles the following cases, among others:
- Car accidents
- Boat accidents
- Truck accidents
- Bus accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Bicycle accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Slip and falls
- Dog bites
- Product liability
No matter what caused your accident, you should always discuss whether you might have a valid claim with an experienced attorney.
Who is liable for my injuries?
For someone to be liable for your injuries, they must have acted negligently or intentionally wrongfully, and their conduct led to your injuries. Many different parties can be negligent, including individuals and companies. One example of a liable party is a drunk driver who crashes into your car and causes multiple fractures for you. Another example is a manufacturer that sells a defective appliance, which malfunctions and results in serious injuries.
What injury-related losses can be compensated?
The losses in your case will depend on the type of injury you suffered. Some common losses include:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Future financial losses
- Pain and suffering
- Permanent disabilities
The more serious your injuries, the more extensive your losses will generally be.
Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer in Beverly Hills Right Away
The best way to have all your questions answered is to reach out to a Beverly Hills personal injury attorney at Jalilvand Law. Call 310.478.5800 or contact us online for a free case evaluation today.