Law Offices of Lewis & Williams
A personal injury law, specifically called a "tort" law is intended for people who have been harmed due to the negligent or wrongful actions of others. Whether the wrongful actions were intentional or not, personal injury victims may be able to seek compensation with the help of a Florida personal injury lawyer. Compensation can be recovered for pain and suffering, loss of earnings due to the injury, and reasonable medical expenses. Damages can include present and future expected losses.
A Florida personal injury lawyer can help you recover damages suffered for physical and emotional injury. In some cases, property damages may also be recovered.
There are many situations after which contacting a Florida personal injury lawyer is the best way to protect and maximize your legal interests. The Florida personal injury law offices of Lewis & Williams, P.A. can help you pursue a wide range of claims including:
Below are just a few examples of personal injury cases that may require the help of a Florida personal injury attorney.
Fire related injuries or deaths
House fires and vehicle fires can result in devastating injuries and death. Upholstered furniture can fill a home with toxic gasses. Smoke detectors can fail. Many conditions can result in life-altering injuries. Contact a Florida personal injury lawyer to discuss a residential or vehicle fire and talk with a great team of experts in the field of fire-related catastrophes.
If you or someone you know has been injured because a product was dangerously designed or manufactured, a Florida personal injury lawyer would like to hear your story. Unreasonably dangerous products need to be investigated and often modified or recalled. Contact us to talk about your product liability allegation. Dangerous and/or defective consumer products can include pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices, baby products, foods, construction equipment, vehicles, auto parts, and much more.
If you or a loved one has been injured on another person's property, you may be eligible to seek compensation for your losses and suffering. Property owners, managers, and other entities have a duty to ensure that a property is reasonably safe for all those who lawfully enter the premises. Battery, slip and fall accidents, and other premises-related injuries caused by another's negligence may constitute viable grounds for filing a claim with the help of a qualified Florida personal injury lawyer.
Statute of Limitations/Timing Requirements
It is important to know that all personal injury cases are subject to a statute of limitations. This limits the time a person has to file a personal injury claim. It is imperative to speak with a qualified Florida personal injury attorney to protect your legal rights.
If you or a loved one has suffered a personal injury, the qualified and experienced Florida personal injury lawyers at the law offices of Lewis & Williams, P.A. would like to help. Our lawyers will talk to you as many times as necessary, free of charge, until we determine if we can help you. Contact us today for your free consultation.
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