If you have received an injury that isn't your fault, navigating how to proceed to receive compensation can be an overwhelming prospect. Not only are you suffering from the physical pain of the event, but the legal system is confusing for most people. Luckily you can turn to personal injury lawyers who are available to provide their professional expertise.
There are many different specializations an attorney can have, so it's important to know precisely what services you should expect for your case.
You might seek a personal injury lawyer if you have suffered a personal injury, meaning any harm to your body that was not your fault. This could be in an instance of negligence or an accident. A negligence case occurs when someone else harms you by accident or carelessness. For example, you might be harmed during a car accident when another driver rear-ends you unintentionally. The other type of case is intentional tort when the damage inflicted was the goal of the person. If another driver crashed into your vehicle on purpose, this would be intentional tort. No matter the type of event, your lawyer will investigate the event to ensure you receive proper compensation. You are entitled to coverage for your medical expenses, but also pain and suffering damages. Your lawyer will make sure you are paid in full.