Taking on the legal system can seem overwhelming without prior knowledge or experience. However, dealing with a personal injury caused by an accident may leave you without any other options. Medical bills and time off work add up over time, but securing compensation through the legal system may alleviate these financial binds. Our Montana personal injury lawyers understand that this situation is not easy. That is why we dedicate our practice to helping those injured in various types of accidents.
With over 25 years of experience in this field, our Montana personal injury lawyers often hear similar questions from our clients. Below we outline the most frequently asked questions we get about personal injury, car accident and motorcycle accident cases. For any questions not answered here, we encourage you to contact our office for more information.
If you are seriously injured in an accident, you can file a personal injury claim for damages. Your case must show that your injuries arose due to the negligence of the person who caused the accident. If your case is successful, the liable party must pay out damages to compensate you for your injuries. Some expenses this compensation may cover include medical bills or treatments, lost wages and attorney’s fees. Our Montana personal injury lawyers can help build the strongest case in your favor to secure these damages.
Car accident cases are one of the most common forms of personal injury claims. Negligent drivers often cause car accidents that leave victims with more than just a damaged vehicle. Injuries from car accidents can range in severity, the effects of which can last indefinitely. However, receiving the compensation needed to deal with a serious injury is not easy. This is because car insurance companies implement various tactics to try and deny claims whenever they can. However, our Montana car accident lawyers are familiar with these tactics and know how to overcome them.
Accidents involving motorcycles are some of the most dangerous personal injury cases there are. This is because motorcycles leave their riders more exposed to risk of injury than other vehicles. Thus, another driver’s negligence can cause serious injury or even wrongful death when a motorcycle is present. Unfortunately, causing this kind of accident is all too easy, given that a motorcycle’s size makes them easy to overlook. If this happened to you, we encourage you to pursue a personal injury case with our Montana motorcycle accident lawyers.
Every personal injury case is different depending on the kind of accident, the severity of injuries and the strength of the case. Each of these factors will come together to influence the outcome of a claim. Having a Montana personal injury lawyer on your side will improve your odds of securing compensation. A trained attorney can assess these factors to determine what your case is worth. With this information in mind, you may be able to settle out of court. If your case goes to trial, you will want someone who is familiar with the legal system representing you.
Our law firm would be happy to answer any questions you have in a free consultation. To learn more about this process, contact our Kalispell office today. Our office serves clients in Kalispell, Columbia Falls, Whitefish, West Glacier and Big Fork. We have also served clients whose accidents occurred in Flathead County, Glacier National Park and the surrounding area. To get started, give us a call at (406) 407-9099 or send us a message online.