Attorneys who have decades of experience should handle catastrophic injuries. We have been representing catastrophic injury victims for several years now, and work to make sure that victims receive compensation for their injuries. Catastrophic injury lawsuits require thousands of dollars in medical bills, not even considering the emotional trauma. Catastrophic injuries are large lawsuits, and you should hire the best of the best for assistance.

How do catastrophic injuries happen?

Catastrophic and life-threatening injuries could happen in any type of way. Below are some examples of accidents that could cause catastrophic injuries:

  • Car Accidents: Car accidents are the number one cause of catastrophic injuries in Irvine. Examples of car accidents include truck accidents, train accidents, rollover accidents, and motorcycle accidents. Usually, when larger vehicles, such as trucks are involved, catastrophic injuries are more likely to occur.
  • Construction Accidents: Accidents that occur at construction sites are likely to result in catastrophic injuries. Construction site employees deal with heavy and large machinery, and construction sites may not be safely closed off. Construction companies have a duty to properly train their employees. In the event that they fail to do so, it could result in an accident and catastrophic injuries.
  • Workplace Accidents: Employers have a duty under California law to make sure to provide a safe working environment. In the event that they fail to do so, employees who have been injured on the job have the right to file a lawsuit against their employers. 
  • Assault: Assault is an intentional act of violence. It could result in catastrophic injuries that could have life-threatening effects.
  • Sports Accidents: Sports accidents result in catastrophic injuries, but are usually never thought of as one of the common causes of catastrophic injuries. Extreme sports could lead to catastrophic injuries.
  • Medical Malpractice: Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor fails to follow the standard duty of care. It could result in catastrophic injuries.
  • Defective Products: Products that have a defect could result in accidents products could lead to amputations and back injuries. You could hold the product manufacturer and product retailer responsible under a product liability lawsuit

How much does an Irvine catastrophic injury attorney cost?

Each attorney has different ways of fee arrangements. But, our Irvine attorneys work through contingency agreements. Contingency agreements are agreements where our attorneys will receive compensation only when we win compensation for our clients. 

Irvine Catastrophic Injury Attorney Near Me

Our Irvine catastrophic injury attorneys are available 24/7 to help you with any potential catastrophic injury lawsuits you may have. We have been recovering compensation for catastrophic injury victims and for their loved ones for the last several decades. Not many people realize that not only does catastrophic injury affect the victim, but their family members as well.

What should I do after a catastrophic accident in Irvine?

  • Get the information from the other party. Whether the other party was a driver, dog owner, business owner, etc., you should have their full contact information, including their house address, telephone number, and insurance information.
  • Get medical treatment right away. Catastrophic injuries will need immediate emergency treatment. 
  • Hire an experienced catastrophic injury attorney. Our top-rated Irvine catastrophic injury attorneys will take all the necessary steps and make sure that you get the care you need. 

What types of compensation could I recover for my catastrophic injuries?

There are several different types of compensation you could recover. But, it depends on the circumstances of the accident, and the severity of the injuries you have suffered. Examples of compensation include:

  • Past medical bill
  • Future medical bills
  • Past lost wages
  • Future lost wages
  • Future lost earning capacity
  • Loss of enjoyment of life
  • Punitive damages
  • Pain and suffering

What are examples of catastrophic injuries?

Catastrophic injuries could include:

All of the above injuries are considered catastrophic and need long-term treatment.  The above injuries will require thousands of dollars in medical treatments. Do not get taken advantage of by insurance companies, and call our attorneys today. 

Catastrophic Injuries And Wrongful Death

Wrongful death is a lawsuit filed on behalf of the deceased family members. We represent family members who have lost a loved one due to catastrophic injuries. No family member should have to suffer the consequences and the grieving of a lost loved one. In the unfortunate event that they do, they should have the right to hold the negligent party responsible.

Usually, catastrophic injury accidents have insurance adjusters and other third-party attorneys involved. It takes a highly qualified Orange County attorney to stand up against those parties and fight for what’s right.

What will our  Irvine catastrophic injury attorneys do?

Our Irvine lawyers will help build your case. We will fight for you, and make sure that you get the most compensation you are entitled to. We know that after suffering a catastrophic injury, you may be confused, and may not know exactly where to turn to. Be rest assured that our top-rated Irvine lawyers are available to help you throughout the entire process. Our attorneys will:

  • Investigate the accident: whether you were involved in a car accident, swimming pool accident, or slip and fall accident, our attorneys will get photos, videos, and any other surveillance footage to best put together the cause of the incident.
  • Getting witness statements: our attorneys will locate witnesses and get statements to determine exactly what caused the accident and who the potential liable parties could be.
  • Top-rated experts: we have relationships with top-rated medical experts who could assist us in putting together exactly how much compensation you need for your catastrophic injuries, keeping in mind the future medical care that you will need. Besides medical experts, we also have relationships with top-rated accident reconstruction experts to piece together exactly what happened. 

How can I prove liability in an Irvine catastrophic injury lawsuit?

If you have been injured, and have suffered catastrophic injuries in Irvine, you must prove the following elements:

  • The negligent party had a duty to act in a reasonably safe manner. This means that the responsible party should have taken the necessary steps to prevent the accident.
  • The negligent party failed to act within that duty of care and failed to take necessary steps, creating a dangerous condition.
  • Because the negligent party failed to act within that duty of care, they then caused the accident.
  • You suffered injuries, specifically catastrophic injuries, because of the accident and because of the negligent party’s failure to follow their duty.

Our attorneys always want to make sure that our clients get the convenience and legal help they need. That is why we are available in several different ways. We know how difficult catastrophic injuries can be, that is why we also do home and hospital visits. Besides visits, we also are available via phone call, chat, and email. We also have an attorney’s office located in Irvine, conveniently near you. 

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