Hempstead Personal Injury Lawyer
If you or a loved one has suffered an injury due to the negligence or wrongful conduct of another party, an experienced Hempstead personal injury attorney from Fiedler Deutsch, LLP is here to help. Call (914) 993-0393 or fill out our online contact form to arrange a free consultation today.
Why Choose Fiedler Deutsch, LLP?
- We understand the physical, emotional, and financial toll that personal injuries can take, and we are committed to fighting for your rights and seeking the compensation you deserve.
- We prioritize our clients’ needs and concerns. Every case is treated with the utmost care and attention.
- We operate on a contingency fee basis, meaning our clients don’t pay any fees unless we successfully recover compensation for them.
Types of Cases We Handle
Our extensive experience in all areas of personal injury law allows us to handle a wide range of cases, including but not limited to the following:
- Car Accidents: Whether it is a rear-end collision, a hit-and-run, or a complex multi-vehicle accident, we have the skills and resources to navigate the complexities of car accident claims.
- Slip and Fall Injuries: Property owners have a duty to maintain safe premises. If you’ve suffered an injury due to a hazardous condition on someone else’s property, we can help you pursue a premises liability claim.
- Medical Malpractice: When medical professionals fail to provide a standard level of care, patients can suffer severe harm. We have a proven track record of holding healthcare providers accountable for their actions.
- Construction Accidents: We represent workers and bystanders who have been injured in construction accidents. We will ensure you receive the benefits you deserve and determine whether any third parties can also be held liable.
- Nursing Home Abuse: We are dedicated to holding nursing homes and their staff accountable for any harm caused to residents.
- Product Liability: Defective products can lead to serious injuries. We can help you hold manufacturers, distributors, and retailers responsible for the harm their products cause.
- Wrongful Death: Losing a loved one due to someone else’s negligence is a devastating experience. Our team can help you pursue a wrongful death claim to seek justice and financial support for your family.
We approach each case with compassion, diligence, and a commitment to securing the best possible outcome for our clients.
Why You Need a Personal Injury Lawyer
Here are some compelling reasons why it is critical to hire personal injury lawyer for your case:
1. Extensive Experience
Personal injury lawyers are well-versed in the precedents and statutes that can significantly impact your case.
2. Navigating Legal Procedures
The legal process can be intricate and overwhelming. A personal injury lawyer can guide you through the necessary steps, ensuring you meet all deadlines and requirements.
3. Determining Liability
Establishing who is legally responsible for your injuries is crucial. A lawyer can conduct a thorough investigation, gather evidence, and consult with experts if needed to establish liability.
4. Calculating Damages
It can be challenging to determine the full extent of your damages, including current and future medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. A lawyer can accurately assess your losses and the value of your case to ensure you secure fair compensation.
5. Negotiating with Insurance Companies
Dealing with insurance companies can be complex and frustrating. Personal injury lawyers have experience in negotiating with insurers to maximize your settlement offer.
6. Litigation Experience
If your case goes to court, having a skilled litigator on your side is invaluable. A personal injury lawyer is prepared to represent you in trial, presenting a strong case to the judge and jury.
7. Objectivity and Advocacy
Emotions can run high after an injury. A personal injury lawyer can provide objective advice, helping you make decisions that are in your best interest.
Many personal injury lawyers work on a contingency fee basis, meaning they only get paid if you win your case. This allows individuals with limited financial resources to access skilled legal representation for little to no risk.
Types of Compensation Available in a Hempstead Personal Injury Claim
Here are some common types of compensation that may be available in your personal injury case:
- Medical Expenses: This includes all current and future costs related to the treatment and recovery of your injuries. It covers hospital bills, surgeries, medication, rehabilitation, therapy, necessary medical equipment, etc.
- Lost Wages: If your injuries prevent you from working, you may be entitled to compensation for the income you would have earned during that time. This can include wages, salary, bonuses, and other forms of income.
- Property Damage: If your personal property, such as a vehicle, was damaged in the incident, you may be entitled to reimbursement for repairs or replacement.
- Pain and Suffering: This category encompasses the physical and emotional distress you experience as a result of your injuries. It is a subjective measure and can vary greatly depending on the severity and impact of the injuries.
- Emotional Distress: In addition to physical pain and suffering, you may be eligible for compensation for emotional distress, such as anxiety, depression, PTSD, or other psychological effects caused by the incident.
- Loss of Consortium: This pertains to the impact of the injury on your relationship with your spouse or partner. It can include the loss of companionship, intimacy, and support.
- Loss of Enjoyment of Life: If your injuries significantly impact your ability to engage in activities you once enjoyed, you may be entitled to compensation for this loss.
- Scarring or Disfigurement: If the injuries result in permanent scarring or disfigurement, you may be eligible for additional compensation to address the impact on your appearance and self-esteem.
- Punitive Damages: In cases of extreme negligence or intentional misconduct, punitive damages may be awarded. These are meant to punish the wrongdoer and deter similar behavior in the future.
- Wrongful Death Damages: In cases where a person’s injuries lead to their death, the surviving family members may be eligible for compensation for funeral expenses, loss of financial support, emotional suffering, and more.
The availability and amount of compensation available in your case will depend on the specific circumstances of your accident.
Contact A Hempstead Personal Injury Attorney Today
The Hempstead personal injury lawyers at Fiedler Deutsch, LLP, can help you seek justice and move forward with your life. To arrange a free consultation today, message us online or call (914) 993-0393.