If you were hurt in an accident and suffered serious injuries as a result of the fault of others, you may be entitled to receive compensation for each and every type of damage you sustained. A Queens serious injury lawyer will help you with your case and demand fair and just monetary compensation for your pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, and any other type of out of pocket expenses you suffered.
Dansker & Aspromonte Associates represents clients in serious injury cases. We understand the hardships that victims and their families go through after a life-altering injury. We are committed to fighting for a fair settlement or award based on your losses. Contact us today at (212) 732-2929 for a free case assessment.
Serious Injury Cases Our Law Firm Takes On
Contact us if you think you may have sustained serious injuries. Sometimes, an injury may not seem serious at first but worsen over time. Some injuries may become permanent problems that affect your quality of life or render you disabled
We take on a wide range of serious injury cases, including:
- Wrongful death
- Spinal injury
- Broken bones
- Injuries that require surgery
- Traumatic brain injury
- Disfiguring scarring
Regardless of how you were injured, our law firm is available to listen to the facts and circumstances of your accident, answer your questions, and go over your options. If you retain us, we will conduct an investigation of the case which may include gathering all accident and incident reports, taking witness statements, going to the location to take pictures, obtaining all of your medical and hospital records, consulting with accident reconstruction and medical experts and anything else that builds a strong case.
What To Do if You Are Seriously Injured
A serious injury can significantly disrupt your day to day life. It can lead to severe pain and inability to perform activities of daily living, lost wages and mounting medical and hospital bills that put you and your family in a vulnerable position. If you have been involved in an accident you should do the following:
Seek Medical Treatment
Your first priority after the accident is to seek medical treatment. You should continue your treatment as prescribed by your doctor. Make sure you attend all of your appointments and follow instructions given by your medical specialist since this can help you document evidence of your losses eligible for compensation. If you delay treatment for your injuries after an accident, you may be inadvertently weakening your future claim.
Keep All Records
You are likely to receive medical reports and other documents including proof of payment of expenses throughout your recovery. Carefully keep all of the records of your expenses and injuries.
Limit Your Communication
After your accident, you may receive a personal visit or phone call from representatives of the at-fault party seeking a statement from you. You may also be tempted to post updates about your accident and injuries on social media platforms such as Facebook or Instagram. Do not speak with anyone or post on social media about your accident until you speak with a lawyer since what you say may be used against you in your claim.
You do not have to pursue compensation for your damages on your own. Let us help you with your claim. Call Dansker & Aspromonte Associates at (212) 732-2929 today for a free case review.
Establishing Liability in a Personal Injury Case
In order to pursue a successful personal injury claim you must prove that your injuries were the result of the fault of someone else. Our lawyers will gather the following evidence in order to build a strong claim:
- All accident, incident, and police reports
- Photos or video footage
- Witness statements
- Medical and hospital records of your injuries
- Expert witnesses from accident and medical experts
- Employment records
- Proof of lost wages
- Medical bills and receipts for out of pocket expenses
Potential Compensation for Serious Injury Claims
The ultimate amount of compensation that you obtain depends upon various factors that are unique to each person’s claim. Generally, however, if your serious injuries are proven to be the fault of another, you would be entitled to the following categories of damages if they apply:
Loss of Earnings
A serious injury can put you out of work for several months or permanently. If so, you may lose income and other benefits. If you are no longer able to work, then you may be able to claim not only lost income but also the value of all of your future lost earnings or union benefits.
If you have accumulated medical bills for care related to your injuries, you can claim the cost of all medical expenses including ambulance services, ER visits, surgical procedures, rehabilitation, prescription medication, or doctor visits. long-term care or project future expenses.
Pain and Suffering
You are entitled to fair and just compensation for any pain and suffering you experience due to your injuries. Pain and suffering damages include not only physical pain and suffering but also any emotional distress or loss of enjoyment of life you experience during your recovery. If your physical or emotional injuries are determined to be permanent, you would be able to demand money damages for these damages for the rest of your life.
If you lost a loved one in a serious accident, your family may be entitled to recover for all of the above damages in addition to compensation for funeral expenses and loss of companionship, services or guidance.
Each case is unique. At Dansker & Aspromonte Associates we pledge to prepare and build your case so that you obtain the best ultimate financial recovery. Call today for a free case evaluation: (212) 732-2929.
Your Time To File A Claim Is Limited
If you have been involved in a serious accident, your time to bring a claim is limited. If you fail to bring your claim within that time limit, you may be forever barred from receiving the compensation you deserve. Don’t delay. Call us now.
Consider a Queens Serious Injury Lawyer
Dansker & Aspromonte Associates is dedicated to helping victims who have suffered a serious injury due to someone’s negligence or careless behavior. We want to see that justice is done and that you receive fair and just compensation for your damages. We work for you.
To find out more about your legal options and get started with your case, call (212) 732-2929 to get a free consultation with a Queens serious injury lawyer. If we accept your case, you will not have to pay us any money up front. We only get a legal fee if you receive financial compensation.