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Injured? Facing Medical Expenses? Let an Accident Lawyer Work for You
Financial toll placed on families due to disability and injuries. Medical expenses and lost wages often add to the stress placed on family and loved ones following a car accident. Not only do victims struggle to recover from sometimes life-altering injuries, but families often face having to shoulder the financial burdens of rehabilitation and medical expenses. Fortunately, the law offers important protections for victims and families who have been devastated or affected by accidents. Families have the right to seek compensation from negligent parties for their rehabilitation expenses, past and future medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you’ve been injured in Phoenix or Scottsdale, Arizona, you don’t have to suffer in silence. Rudolph & Hammond are accident lawyers who work with injured individuals and their families in Phoenix and Scottsdale, and also assist individuals in the State of Arizona. We fight for the rights of victims and families to help them get the justice they deserve.
Arizona Auto Accident Facts
In Arizona every year, countless lives are affected by auto accidents. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, in 2014, there were 109,554 crashes. 34,451 of these accidents resulted in injuries, with 708 resulting in death. Many factors contribute to these accidents. Speed alone accounted for over 20,043 accidents, and the most frequent contributing factor leading to accidents in Arizona was speeding. Accidents are most likely to happen between five and six p.m., during rush hour peak. Sadly, many accidents occur because a driver made a poor decision, either to speed, to drink and drive, or to disobey traffic laws. If you’ve been injured, an auto accident lawyer in Scottsdale or Phoenix, Arizona can assist you in filing a claim against negligent parties. The law offers protections to those who have been injured and victims may be entitled to reimbursement for their medical expenses, pain and suffering, rehabilitation fees, and lost wages. The Rudolph & Hammond Law Firm offers compassionate counsel to those who have suffered due to someone else’s negligence. Contact the firm today to learn more about how you can receive justice and protect your rights.
Common Injuries Following a Car Accident
Car accident survivors often face a range of injuries. Common car accident injuries include:
- Neck injuries
- Back injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injury
- Herniated disk
- Broken bones
- PTSD, including fear of driving
If you’ve been in a car accident, it is important to get prompt and thorough medical treatment. If another person was responsible for your accident, you may be able to receive reimbursement for your ongoing medical care. An injury lawyer can review your medical situation and determine the best course of action. At Rudolph & Hammond, we will look over your medical records, review details about the crash, and help you work to receive proper settlements with insurers and negligent parties. If fair settlements are not possible, we aggressively pursue cases in court.
Some injuries are not always diagnosed immediately following an accident. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injuries can sometimes take days to weeks to become apparent. Some victims suffer for weeks, months or even years, not knowing that their insomnia, their anxiety, their memory difficulties, their fear of driving, or their mood changes are tied to their accident. An injury lawyer in Scottsdale and Phoenix, Arizona can work with you to ensure that you receive the medical treatment you deserve. The Rudolph & Hammond Law Firm can help families negotiate the often times challenging legal processes involved following an accident. Getting appropriate treatment for victims and families is always a priority.
How a Car Accident Lawyer Can Assist You
The days and weeks following a car accident can be confusing. Victims and families may be struggling with the stress of hospitalizations, medical expenses, and rehabilitation plans. Individuals may have to miss work in order to recover, or they may not be able to work due to disability following an accident. It can be challenging to know what next steps you should take. A car accident attorney in Scottsdale and Phoenix, Arizona can offer counsel to you and your loved ones during this challenging time.
When you first meet with your attorney, he will thoroughly review your case. At the Rudolph & Hammond Law Firm, we’ll offer an honest assessment of whether you have a case. If you do have a case, we’ll carefully review all medical documentation, pay stubs, and other financial documents to determine the value of your claim. We’ll protect your interests every step of the way and work to ensure you get the maximum settlement protected under the law.
In some instances, individuals can receive they money they deserve from insurance settlements and through out of court settlements with negligent parties. Yet, sometimes a lawsuit is required. At Rudolph & Hammond we’ll map out a plan of action and fight for your rights aggressively inside or outside of court. During this process, we’ll remain in communication with you to ensure that you are aware of the progress of your case every step of the way.
A car accident lawyer in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona can offer you and your family the peace of mind you need and deserve. We aggressively pursue those responsible for your injuries to ensure that you get the results protected to you under the law. Contact Rudolph & Hammond Law Firm today to learn more.
Truck Accident Lawyer Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona
Truck accident personal injury cases are different than car accident cases for many reasons. Trucks are larger and accidents involving trucks are more likely to result in more severe injuries. Trucks are also required to abide by certain laws nationally and in Arizona. Drivers must obey hours of service limits, trucks must not exceed certain weights, and equipment must be well-maintained. Unfortunately, sometimes companies place the bottom line over the general public’s safety. If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, a truck accident attorney can fight truck companies, drivers, and their insurers and attorneys to ensure that you receive the money for your injuries that you deserve. When a truck accident takes place, more than one party may be liable. A truck accident attorney can determine liability and fight for you. Federal law requires that semi-trucks carry insurance policies of at least $750,000. The majority of semi-trucks carry insurance policies of $1 million or more. Given how serious truck accident injuries can be in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona, you need Rudolph & Hammond Law Firm working for you. Contact us today to learn more about how to protect your rights.