Garden City Personal Injury Lawyers
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Every day, thousands of innocent people are injured or killed because of others’ careless and reckless conduct. Injured victims and the families of those wrongfully killed are often left facing considerable hardships—financial and otherwise. If you or someone you love was injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, New York personal injury laws allow you to file a claim or civil lawsuit against the liable party and seek compensation for your damages.
With several office locations throughout the state, The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP represents victims of devastating accidents in New York and the surrounding areas. At our Garden City office, we provide our clients with the care, attention, and advocacy they need and deserve. Our team employs a client-focused, results-driven approach that has helped us earn a longstanding reputation for success.
Our firm is always available to assist you with your legal needs. Call our Garden City personal injury lawyers today at (516) 714-5975 to request your free initial consultation.
Common Personal Injury Cases We Handle
In order to have legal grounds for a personal injury claim, you must prove that another person, company, business, government entity, or some other party is liable for your injuries and damages. Another party could be liable if they owed you a duty of reasonable care but failed to uphold this duty, either be acting negligently or wrongfully.
Examples of common personal injury claims include cases involving:
- Car, motorcycle, and other private motor vehicle accidents
- Truck accidents and other commercial vehicle crashes
- Unsafe property conditions (premises liability)
- Slips, trips, and falls
- Dog bites and/or attacks
- Defective products (product liability)
- Medical malpractice and negligence
- Nursing home abuse and neglect
- Police brutality
- Sexual abuse and assault
- Work-related accidents and injuries
- Wrongful death
At The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP, our Garden City personal injury lawyers are highly experienced in all aspects of the law. We can assist you with your claim and begin an immediate investigation into what happened, who was at fault, and who is liable for your losses.
What Are Damages?
In personal injury cases, “damages” are any losses—economic or non-economic—sustained as a result of another’s negligence. Victims are entitled to recover compensation for these damages when the at-fault party breached the duty of care or was otherwise negligent.
Depending on your specific circumstances, you may be able to recover compensation for the following damages:
- Emergency medical care
- Ambulance and hospital fees
- Medical treatments
- Ongoing and future medical care costs
- Medical equipment, such as a wheelchair
- Current and future lost wages/income
- Reduced or lost earning capacity (disability)
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional distress and trauma
- Counseling services
- Property damage
In rare cases, victims may be able to recover punitive damages. These are a specific type of damages meant to punish liable persons/parties when their conduct was particularly egregious, such as in the case of a drunk driver causing the death of another person.
Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney
Navigating the process of filing a personal injury claim, negotiating with the liable insurance company, and ensuring you receive a fair settlement—all while undergoing medical treatment and attempting to keep up with day-to-day expenses while you are out of work—is often extremely challenging. At The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP, we believe that your focus should be on healing and moving forward with your life. To that end, our Garden City personal injury lawyers are ready to handle all of the legal aspects of your claim, from investigating the scene of the accident to obtaining necessary documents and evidence to negotiating with the insurance company on your behalf. Additionally, we are ready and willing to take your case to trial if necessary.
A personal injury attorney puts you in a better position to achieve a successful outcome; the right legal team makes all the difference. The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP is ready to fight for you and your recovery.
Give us a call today at (516) 714-5975 or contact us online to schedule your no-cost, no-obligation consultation.
We’re a client-centered, results-oriented firm. When you work with us, you can have confidence we’ll put your best interests at the forefront of your case – it’s that simple.
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