Personal Injury Cases

If you have been injured and are unsure of your rights, contact the Law Offices of Steven A. Wolvek for a free consultation.

Types of Personal Injury Claims

Personal injury claims can arise out of many different types of accidents and situations, such as:

  • Auto accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Wrongful death

Damages

Damages in a personal injury claim refer to the losses suffered by a victim. There are two types of damages, special and general. For an accident victim to have a viable claim, he must have suffered a loss.

  • Special Damages. These include all costs related to medical care, wage loss while recuperating from injuries and property damage.
  • General Damages. These can include pain and suffering, emotional distress, etc.

Damages can also be awarded for future earnings and future medical costs.

Time Limitations for filing a personal injury claim

The law has strict time limits for filing a personal injury claim. These time limits are referred to as the statute of limitations. If an injured party fails to file a claim within a specified time, they can be forever barred from making a claim for their injuries.

If You Are Injured in an Accident That Is Not Your Fault

Call us at (877) 925-2889 or complete the contact form on this page. We will be able to provide a free, no obligation consultation. We work with clients to protect their right to compensation. We never collect a fee for our services, unless a recovery is made. Contact us today for your free consultation.

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