Nobody plans to get injured, but when it happens, it’s important to get good legal advice. Experienced personal injury attorneys can advise you of your legal rights. They can also help you get the compensation you deserve for your injuries, time off work and any ongoing physical or mental issues caused by the incident.
What You Can Do to Protect Yourself
After an injury, it’s easy to get sidetracked. Unfortunately, many people find themselves trying to manage hospital stays, rehabilitation and negotiating with insurers during the first days and weeks after an injury. This can sometimes work against you when it comes to the legal system.
It’s important to see a doctor as soon as possible after an accident or injury. Sometimes, an incident can injure us far more severely than we realize. A doctor can determine the extent of the damage, something that’s important both in your physical recovery and your ability to receive financial compensation. Be sure to keep copies of all of your medical bills and insurance claim forms.
Be careful who you talk to after an accident or injury. Never admit fault or culpability to anybody else, and be careful about discussing your injuries with others. Saying the wrong thing to the wrong person can limit your legal rights. Talk to a lawyer as soon as possible.
We Can Help
Our nationally recognized team of personal injury attorneys stand ready to help you with your case. We serve residents throughout California and have offices in Newport Beach, Pomona, Ontario, Riverside, Los Angeles, San Jose, San Fernando Valley and Orange County. Riverside, Orange County, Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Pomona, Ontario, Newport Beach, San Francisco, and San Jose. Call us today.