Personal Injury Litigation in Bronx, Brooklyn & West Babylon
In legal terms, personal injury defines an area of practice that protects the rights of people harmed due to the negligent acts of others.
Personal injuries can happen anywhere, at any time, for any reason, including:
- At your place of work
- In a car accident
- Due to a faultily constructed or repaired product
- Due to a mistake during medical treatment
- Due to a fall on a poorly maintained floor or pavement
- Due to a construction site accident
- Due to medical malpractice
A personal injury need not be physical. Emotional, psychological, and property damage are also covered under the umbrella of personal injury law, as long as the injury occurred due to negligence or unsafe actions.
Personal injury litigation
Sometimes people who were injured, and thus eligible to file personal injury litigation lawsuits, do so on their own, without retaining the services of an experienced personal injury litigation attorney. Such people often find themselves adrift in a sea of paperwork, deadlines, legal terminology and court processes. They also usually find themselves facing an experienced attorney representing the negligent party.
When filing a personal injury lawsuit in Bronx, Brooklyn or any part of NY, always consult with an experienced attorney. Only such an attorney in Bronx or Brooklyn can put you in the best position to receive the maximum amount of compensation and damages you are entitled to under the law, which may include the following:
- All past and future costs of medical treatment
- Past and future lost earnings
- Damages for pain and suffering
Personal injury litigation in Brooklyn and the Bronx
If you have been injured in the New York City boroughs of Bronx or Brooklyn and are considering filing for personal injury litigation, contact the law firm of Edward R. Young & Associates online or call 888.454.LAWS.