Personal Injury Cases Covered
Generally, pedestrian accidents are the result of a collision with a vehicle while on foot, often in the form of a hit and run. There are certain rules and regulations drivers are required to adhere to while operating a motor vehicle, and regardless of whether you were walking along the sidewalk or crossing on a crosswalk, you are entitled to compensation from being injured due to a driver’s negligence. Those operating a motor vehicle and are distracted by cell phone usage or ignoring posted speed limits, just to name two examples, are subject to repercussions for their negligent actions, often in the form of compensation to the injured party. These scenarios, just to cite two examples, make you eligible to receive compensation.
If you were involved in an auto accident that was not your fault, you are eligible to seek compensation from the other party at fault. Whether it is minor damages or long-term injuries, the Seitz Law Firm goes to work for you to ensure appropriate compensation under the law, including medical bills, car repair costs, lost wages, and more.
The majority of motorcycle accidents are caused by the negligence of an automobile’s operator. Whether running a red light, cutting you off in traffic, or turning in front of you, as the injured party you are eligible to receive compensation in the form of medical bills, lost wages, and repairs, to name a few.
Wrongful death is an unfortunate part of life and happens all the time from the negligence of others. The cause of wrongful death could be drinking and driving, medical negligence or other factors, in the end, your family deserves to be compensated for their loss, both financially and emotionally.
In 2010, a nationwide report stated that there were over 500,000 collisions involving large trucks with a gross vehicle weight rating greater than 10,000 pounds, with these accidents causing the deaths of over 5,000 people, while 110,000 others were severely injured. The significant size difference where a truck is involved accounts for over 75 percent of motor vehicle deaths. Don't expect these numbers to go down anytime soon, as the economy recovers more trucks are expected to hit the roads. The Seitz Law Firm understands these numbers and the need for compensation for victims and their families.
The Seitz Law Firm also cover the following cases:
- Accidents resulting in brain injury
- Wrongful Death
- Workers' Compensation
- Criminal Law