Accidents happen everyday and many times the person who causes the accident is legally responsible. What this means is that the person who is legally responsible might be responsible for paying medical bills, damages, pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment, etc.
Personal injury / Civil cases cover a broad range of cases. These are all civil cases (although there could by an accompanying criminal case if the person responsible also committed a crime). Examples of personal injury cases are as follows:
- car accidents
- medical malpractice
- dental malpractice
- slip and falls
- wrongful death
- defective products
- injuries that occur at place of employment or while employed
- many others
The laws and rules that govern personal injury law are put in place to compensate a person or persons for negligent actions of others, intentional acts committed by a person/company and strict liability cases.
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Damages are calculated on a case by case basis but normally incorporate medical bills (past and present), lost earnings, future lost earnings, loss of enjoyment of life and property replacement costs.
Personal injury cases are governed by different statutes of limitations. Suit must be filed before the statute of limitations has run.
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No matter what sort of accident you or a loved one is involved in, the Law Offices of Stefanie A. Murphy can help. She will meet with you, answer any questions that you have, and talk through all the options to decide how to best handle your case. She will work to get you the best settlement possible from insurance companies on both property damage and personal injury disputes. The Law Offices of Stefanie A. Murphy will deal will take care of all of the details for you and fight for a proper settlement for you and your family.
Call us today at 401-316-9423 to schedule an appointment and let Attorney Stefanie Murphy get you the settlement you deserve!