Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Huntington Beach
“OUCH! How can someone be so careless?” Injuries may be a part of life, but that does not mean you should needlessly suffer. With your own experienced personal injury attorney in Huntington Beach, you can get back on track to enjoying your life. When an accident injures you – whether it is an injury to your body, mind, or your emotions – the law allows you to recover for the trauma caused by whoever injured you.
The legal team at The Reeves Law Group is ready to help you recover due compensation for your injuries. Our attorneys are experienced in handling a wide range of injury and accident cases, from car accidents and dog bites to wrongful deaths. If you have any questions or you need help with your case, please give us a call or send us a message.
The Negligence of Another and Your Personal Injury
Nearly every injury that occurs does not happen on purpose. Your injury is most likely caused by an accident. It is commonly said that “accidents happen.” While this may be true, your accident occurred because someone else did not perform his or her duty of care to you. Duty of care is a term of art in California law that means that a person has a duty to protect you and others from harm. When that person fails at protecting you and others from harm, they are negligent and likely liable for your injury.
What Does a Personal Injury Look Like?
We all know what it is like to be injured at home, school, work or play. However, you may be wondering what a negligent act “looks like.” Better yet, you want to know about the real lives injuries that accident lawyers can help ensure are factored into possible compensation. There is some good news for you, because any time you are injured by another’s misconduct, you may be able to recover. Our seasoned group of personal injury lawyers local to Huntington Beach can help you recover for a number claims, such as:
- Car, truck, and motorcycle accidents
- Injuries at work
- Slipping and falling
- A product that is defective
- Dog bites
Of course, personal injuries are certainly not limited to this small list. Fortunately for you, the accident attorneys of The Reeves Law Group are able to help you with these personal injuries and many more. The following statistics provide a broader picture of the impact they play on American life.
- Nearly 36,000 people are killed and more than 3.5 million people are injured in motor vehicle accidents. According to the National Security Council, if you are between the ages of one and thirty-three you are most likely going to be injured operation a car, truck, or a motorcycle.
- In 2012, nearly 3 million American workers were injured at work. Missing work for many means missing income.
- Injuries from slip and fall accidents landed nearly 9 million Americans in the emergency room in 2011.
- In 2012, the Consumer Product Safety Commission estimated that over 250,000 people were injured by toys.
- Interestingly enough, Americans made nearly half a billion dollars in claims in 2012 because of dog bites.
The accident attorneys of Reeves Law Group know what a car accident, work injury, slip and fall, or even a dog bite mean to you: hospital and medical bills, missed days on the job, absence from family events, limited participation in hobbies, among other activities and events that may be cut short by an accident.
Personal Injury Attorneys in Huntington Beach
After an accident, it is critical to first seek medical attention for your injuries. This is both for your health as well as to preserve any evidence associated with your losses to be used in pursuing compensation. Also remember, it is best not to talk to any insurance companies about settling your claim without consulting your attorney first.
Even though you may be entitled to compensation for your Huntington Beach injury, acting swiftly by contacting The Reeves Law Group will better protect your legal right to recovery. Our attorneys have years of experience handling accident cases throughout the area. We can be reached at (800) 644-8000.