Accidents happen when you least expect them and can end up impacting every area of your life. In addition to medical expenses and the need for ongoing care, you may be unable to work or provide for yourself and your loved ones. You may be entitled to compensation for your losses, but without an experienced attorney, you may not get the total amount you deserve. At the Lovett Law Firm, we have successfully represented more than 30,000 clients in similar situations. Let our Silver Springs accident attorneys assist you in getting the compensation you need to recover.
What should I do If I am injured in an accident?
In the event of any type of accident, it is important to seek medical attention immediately. Not getting medical care could put you at risk for serious complications, and could also jeopardize your rights in an accident claim. The National Safety Council (NSC), close to 40 million people in the United States suffer accidental injuries each year, which can end up resulting in lasting disabilities. Among the most common causes include:
If you suffer injuries due to any of the above, make sure an accident report is filed. You may need to contact local law enforcement, the property owner or manager, or your employer or supervisor. This report should detail information about the accident, how it occurred, and any witnesses at the scene.
Accidents’ are often the result of reckless and negligent conduct on the part of others.
While the above are commonly referred to as ‘accidents’, they are often the result of reckless and negligent conduct on the part of others. Examples of negligence in accident cases include:
Under New Mexico’s contributory negligence laws, you may still be entitled to compensation even if your own actions were partially to blame for the accident occurring.
Reach out to our Silver Spring, New Mexico accident attorneys for help in getting the compensation you are entitled to.
Attorney Robert Lovett has more than 25 years experience in fighting for the rights of injured victims. When accidents occur, call or contact us at the Lovett Law Firm and request a free initial consultation to see how we can help you.