An injury caused as a result of someone else’s negligence or carelessness is referred to as a personal injury. This injury can be physical, mental or emotional and excludes damages to property. A personal injury lawyer at SHD can help you seek fair compensation for your injuries.
Common types of personal injury claims include:
If you have suffered any of the above injuries due to someone else’s negligence, you likely have a case.
However, it is not advisable to assume that:
You are not eligible for compensation because your injuries are too small or insignificant. Some injuries - such as whiplash, sprains, and strains - often take time to fully present symptoms. These injuries might not seem serious initially but can transform into long-term, chronic pain down the line.
You do not have a case. If you are uncertain about whether your case qualifies as a personal injury claim, then it’s important to get professional advice. Our experienced injury lawyers at Stephens Holman Devraj can help you determine what you are entitled to.
You cannot afford legal representation. We will not request any payment from you until we secure a reasonable settlement for you.
If you believe that you have a case to seek compensation for your personal injury, you can move ahead with these steps:
Seek medical attention
Collect medical records and injury information
Compile photos and other evidence
Gather personal and insurance information of the other party
Obtain witness information
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Accidents on the road can happen at any time. Injuries and damage to your vehicle are common side-effects of being involved in a motor vehicle accident. We can help you explore your legal options if you have sustained injuries in an accident.
Personal Injury Law
If you slip, fall, or get bitten by an animal and you believe the cause of your injury to be a person or company's negligence, you might be entitled to financial compensation. Stephens Holman Devraj can offer you legal advice on the matter.
If your injuries fall under the minor injuries guideline, then you might be eligible to get a special claim capped at a legally-regulated amount referred to as CAP claims. But it is important to know about the CAP claim exceptions amd whether you are entitled to more.
If you have lost a loved one and believe another party to be at fault, you may be entitled to a wrongful death claim. This allows certain family members to get financial compensation for their loss and we, at Stephens Holman Devraj, can help you with your claim.
Accidents can cause long-term disabilities and prevent you from going back to life as you knew it. In such scenarios, we aim to help you in getting long-term disability benefits and the means for the best possible quality of life.
Our services include notarization of documents, administering oaths, affirmations and solemn declarations.
Panic can worsen the situation at the site of the accident. Try to stay calm, seek immediate attention, and retain information related to the accident so that it can help you get compensation and justice.