Personal Injury Answers
Personal Injury Cases
Personal injuries cases are those where someone intentionally or carelessly hurts you, causing temporary or permanent physical injury. This is a broad category of cases including car accidents, defective products, medical malpractice, and situations where you are hurt at a store or other public location, among others.
In a personal injury lawsuit, you are seeking compensation for the losses you have endured and will sustain as a result of the injury. These losses may include medical bills, pain and suffering, loss of wages, disability, and disfigurement. If someone else’s conduct harms you, then you should be made whole again. When you cannot be made physically whole, the law allows you to recover money damages.
Wrongful Death Cases
Sometimes an injury is so severe that someone dies. These types of cases are called wrongful death lawsuits. In these cases, a family member is seeking damages for the death of a loved one. These damages can include the loss of the deceased person’s income, as well as the love, affection, and companionship the deceased provided to their family.
What types of cases do we handle?
Our firm handles all types of personal injury lawsuits for clients located in the Chicago area and throughout Illinois, including:
- Medical Malpractice
- Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
- Truck Accidents
- Injuries at Birth
- Car Accidents
- Use of Defective or Dangerous Products
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Wrongful Death
- Claims Arising from Injuries at Work
- Bicycle and Motorcycle Accidents
How Our Attorneys Can Help You
Injuries suffered as a result of these types of accidents can be severe and life-altering. Our Chicago personal injury lawyers understand that your immediate goals after going through such trauma are to get your medical bills paid and covered, make sure you do not suffer financially through any lost wages, and make sure your insurance company will pay for future treatment relating to your injury.
Our experienced personal injury attorneys will evaluate your claim, discussing your options with you. We also work with insurance companies and other parties involved in your case to make sure that your needs are handled quickly and appropriately.
If you or a loved one has been injured, contact us online or call us at 630-358-7140 for a free and confidential consultation with a personal injury attorney. There is no obligation to retain our services—you will pay no fees until we successfully resolve your claim.