There are times when life goes smoothly and there are times it noticeably does not. It is somewhat of a cliché, but accidents do happen and when they do, life can become difficult. For example, a car accident may lead to more than just repairs to the vehicle, but may also cause injuries to the individuals involved in the accident. These circumstances can be overwhelming for an individual and his or her family because the costs of medical attention, property repairs, and other fees, while dealing with an injury, can become stressful. This is when a personal injury attorney can step in and make life a little bit easier.
The primary role of a personal injury attorney is to help those who are victims in a personal injury incident claim restitution for their injuries. The key factor is of course that the personal injury must have been inflicted at the hands of another, whether intentionally or accidentally. As noted in the example above, automobile accidents are one of the most common personal injury cases, but they are not the only ones. Medical malpractice, defective products, defamation, attacks from another’s pet, and negligence are all also viable grounds for a personal injury case.
One might need an attorney in helping him or her through such a case because a personal injury attorney has the skill and experience in navigating and winning these kind of cases. An attorney will work with the injured party to help make sure that their side of the story is brought to the forefront in a trial and, ultimately, that the court mandates that the injuring agency pay financial compensation for the wrongs committed. This compensation is vital to helping pay for the medical costs of the injury, but may also extend further if there is excessive property damage, such as repairs to an automobile involved in an accident.
Have you been injured unfairly because of the negligence or malice of another? Have you been involved in an accident that wasn’t your fault and sustained an injury as a result? Have you been unable to adequately cover the costs of said injury and feel the other party should be held accountable? If so, then you could certainly use the expertise of a personal injury attorney. At the Franco Law Firm, we have many years of experience in the State of Florida and the Tampa Bay area and have helped many people find the justice that they deserve. To learn more about how we can help you win your personal injury case and return to a normal, incident-free life, please call us at 813 872 0929 to schedule a free consultation in either English or Spanish.