Personal injury can cause time away from personal activities and family. They can even prevent a person from going to work or fulfilling their employment commitments. Although missing time away from personal activities and family can be frustrating, having to take time off work because of the injury can be more troubling based on the injury causing financial trouble, unwanted stress, and damaged credit opportunities. If a person caused the injury themselves, they must accept the consequences of the actions and get the medical attention they need. However, if the injury was caused by another person or business because of negligence or recklessness, there are steps a person can take to pursue damages for the injuries suffered.
At Law Offices of Russell Fields in Sacramento, we understand that there are many ways that a personal injury can happen, so we are well prepared to manage all types of personal injury claims. If you’ve suffered an injury because of the negligence or recklessness of another person, depending on the circumstances, the personal injury attorneys at Law Offices of Russell Fields may be able to help you recover damages for your suffering. Call Law Offices of Russell Fields in Sacramento at (916) 529-4143 to schedule a case review today.
One of the most common types of personal injuries are work-related injuries that can occur while a person is on the job or on the employer’s property because of negligence or an equipment oversight. Most work-related injuries are covered by Workers’ Compensation insurance. Unfortunately, some Worker’s Compensation claims may not always satisfy the extent of an injury claim. In some cases, the injured party may require further medical attention. Since employers can be held accountable for the safety of their employees, a personal injury claim may be filed to help cover additional medical costs, pain and suffering, and missed time from work.
Work related injuries are just one of the many forms of personal injury that can be pursued for damages. Injuries from defective products have also been handled by the personal injury attorneys at Law Offices of Russell Fields. With the millions of various products that are in the market today, it should be no surprise that hundreds of products can slip into the market that are potentially dangerous to consumers who purchase those products. Not just that, but the danger can even extend to the people around the product. Filing a claim against the manufacturer of a product can take time and it may be a little tricky without the right attorney to help. Depending on the circumstances and the product that is defective, the personal injury attorneys at Law Offices of Russell Fields may be able to help file a personal injury claim to recover damages.
Although we have helped hundreds of people recover damages from work-related injuries and defective product injuries, the most common injuries that we have helped people recover damages have been the results of auto accidents. Auto accidents are responsible for approximately 2.35 million people who are injured or disabled every year in the United States, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel. Additionally, “Road crashes cost the U.S. $230.6 billion per year, or an average of $820 per person” (asirt.org, 2017).
If you live in the Sacramento area, you are fully aware of how easily an auto accident can happen at any time during rush hour traffic. Unfortunately, there are more than one type of auto accident. For instance, auto accidents include: motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, or large semi-truck accidents. However, the deadliest of these accidents is when it involves a drunk driver. If you’ve been involved in auto accident because of the actions of a negligent, reckless, or drunk driver, depending on your circumstances, we may be able to help you pursue damages for the injuries you suffered. Call the personal injury attorneys at Law Offices of Russell Fields in Sacramento at (916) 529-4143 to schedule a case review today.
At Law Offices of Russell Fields, we can help with many types of personal injury cases, so it is best to schedule an appointment with one of our personal injury attorneys to discuss your situation and fully understand your options as the victim. Personal injury cases that we may be able to help with include:
|Birth Injuries||Medical Malpractice|
|Brain Injuries||Motorcycle Accident|
|Car Accidents||Premises Liability|
|Catastrophic Injuries||Slip and Fall|
|Defective Products||Spinal Cord Injuries|
|Discrimination & Retaliation||Truck Accidents|
|Dog Bites||Workers' Compensation|
|Drunk Driving Accident||Wrongful Death|
If you’ve suffered an injury because of the negligence or recklessness of another person, depending on the circumstances, the personal injury attorneys at Law Offices of Russell Fields may be able to help you recover damages for your suffering. Don’t wait! Call Law Offices of Russell Fields in Sacramento at (916) 529-4143 to schedule a case review today!