If you have suffered a significant injury due to another person’s negligence, it may be time to start thinking about hiring a personal injury lawyer. It can be challenging to decide how serious the injuries are when you should contact a lawyer, and who was at fault without a personal injury professional. 

 

Don’t wait until the statute of limitations prevents you from pursuing a personal injury suit; contact a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. At Steinberg Injury Lawyers, we help our clients determine fault and seek maximum compensation. 

 

Learn more about when you may need a personal injury lawyer below. 

Suffered a Significant Injury

The most common reason for seeking the help of a personal injury lawyer is an injury due to someone’s fault. Typical personal injury cases involve the following. 

 
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Car accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Bicycle accidents
  • Dog bites
  • Wrongful death cases
  • Workplace accidents
 

There are many other scenarios. If you are unsure if your case qualifies for a personal injury suit, it can help to consult with a professional before pursuing litigation or claims. 

Unsure of Who is Liable for the Accident

Whether you are injured in a multi-car accident, on a property that you don’t know who owns, or in a medical facility where multiple people treated you, knowing who is liable for your injuries is a critical step in the personal injury process. 

 

Unclear liability can be particularly true in the case of a car accident. This type of situation and others like it can make the insurance claims process more complicated and contentious. A personal injury lawyer can help to protect you against false claims of fault while pursuing maximum compensation on your behalf.  

Lost Money as a Result of the Injury

Injuries suffered as a result of personal injury accidents often lead to lost money. While medical bills are among the most expensive consequences of injuries, others can cost victims a lot of money. Examples of how you can lose money after an accident include:

 
  • Cost of medical treatment, medication, and rehabilitation

  • Lost time from work

  • Inability to pursue money-making activities as normal

  • Repair bills

  • Cost of rentals

 

Money is not the only factor to consider. Suppose your life or health suffers a significant setback as a result of an accident. In that case, you may be eligible to seek other types of damages, such as compensation for pain and suffering. 

Contact Steinberg Injury Lawyers Today

There are many other scenarios that a personal injury lawyer can benefit you while seeking compensation for your injuries. A few others include defective care parts, permanent injuries, alcohol-involved accidents, exposure to toxic substances, and medical malpractice. 

 

At Steinberg Injury Lawyers, we have experience with all types of personal injury cases. You don’t have to face the insurance companies alone. Give us a call today at 800-989-6385 to schedule your free initial consultation. 

Peter Steinberg
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Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney Since 1982
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