Millions of people across the United States end up in the emergency department due to unexpected injuries each year, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).1 Such injuries can result in overwhelming medical bills, lost income from missing work while you recover, physical and emotional pain, and more. Fortunately, if your injury happened because another person acted in a negligent manner, the law gives you the right to seek compensation for your losses from the responsible party.
Fishers personal injury attorney Merry Fountain regularly stands up for the rights of accident and injury victims, so please call today to discuss your rights to financial recovery.
Types of Personal Injuries in Fishers, IN
Accidental injuries can happen in numerous ways, many of which give you the right to take legal action. Fountain Law Firm, P.C. handles a wide variety of personal injury cases, many of which involve the following accidents and injuries:
- Car accidents
- Commercial truck accidents
- Bicycle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Construction site accidents
- Dog bites
- Slip and falls2
- Injuries to children
- Brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
The legal issues and recovery in each case will be different depending on your specific circumstances. Merry Fountain takes an individualized approach to each and every case to ensure that you receive the most favorable results possible.
Recovering After a Personal Injury
When you think of a personal injury case, you likely immediately think of a trial in court. However, there are many other ways to pursue the compensation you deserve without the need for a trial. First, Fountain Law Firm, P.C. can help you pursue financial recovery from the insurance company of the negligent party. Merry will help throughout the claims process and will carefully review any insurance settlement offer to ensure it is enough to cover all of your losses. It is important to have an attorney look over any settlement offers before you accept them because, once you accept and offer, you will not be able to seek any more compensation if you discover greater losses in the future.
If an insurance settlement is inadequate, a skilled Fishers personal injury lawyer will help you file a claim to recover for some or all of the following:
- Past and future medical costs
- Past and future lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional distress
- Permanent disability
Call a Fishers Personal Injury Attorney for a Free Consultation
Moving on after a severe injury can be difficult due to financial concerns, pain and suffering, and any impairments you have sustained. There is hope for financial recovery, which can make moving on with your life significantly easier and less stressful. Fountain Law Firm P.C. wants to help you. Merry will meet with you either in her office or in the comfort of your own home. She will travel to all surrounding cities around Carmel and Indianapolis, so please do not hesitate to call 317-917-7873 to set up a free appointment to discuss your case today.