Types of Personal Injury Accidents

Personal injury accidents encompass a wide range of situations, all of which can have a significant impact on your life. At Edwards Family Law, we’re here to help you navigate through these challenging times.

Some common types of personal injury accidents include:

  • Car Accidents: Whether due to negligence, recklessness, or misconduct, car accidents can result in injuries that disrupt your life.
  • Truck Accidents: Collisions involving large trucks can be particularly devastating, often leading to severe injuries and property damage.
  • Motorcycle Accidents: Motorcycle accidents can result in serious injuries due to the vulnerability of riders on the road.

Our experienced Atlanta personal injury attorneys are ready to seek fair and total compensation, regardless of the type of accident you’ve experienced. We’re dedicated to helping you recover physically, emotionally, and financially.

Common Personal Injuries

Personal injuries encompass a wide range of physical harm, each with its own challenges. At Edwards Family Law, we’re dedicated to assisting you in overcoming these obstacles.

Common personal injuries include:

  • Broken Bones: Fractures that often result from accidents, causing pain and requiring medical treatment.
  • Whiplash: Neck injuries due to sudden jerking movements, commonly seen in car accidents.
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI): Head injuries that can lead to long-term cognitive and emotional issues.
  • Spinal Cord Injuries: Resulting in varying degrees of paralysis and life-altering consequences.
  • Burn Injuries: Burns from accidents or fires, causing severe pain and scarring.
  • Soft Tissue Injuries: Such as strains, sprains, and contusions, which can disrupt daily life.

Our compassionate Atlanta personal injury lawyers are here to help you pursue the compensation you need to recover from these injuries and regain your quality of life.

Compensation in Personal Injury Cases

Obtaining full compensation is crucial to rebuilding your life after a personal injury or accident. At Edwards Family Law, our experienced Atlanta personal injury lawyers are committed to helping you seek compensation for your losses.

Compensation in personal injury cases may encompass various elements, including:

  • Medical Expenses: Coverage for past and future medical bills and treatments.
  • Lost Wages: Reimbursement for income lost due to the injury.
  • Pain and Suffering: Compensation for physical and emotional distress.
  • Property Damage: Repair or replacement costs for damaged belongings.
  • Loss of Consortium: Compensation for the impact on relationships.
  • Wrongful Death Damages: Support for surviving family members in wrongful death cases.

Our law firm will tirelessly advocate for your rights, aiming to recover compensation and alleviate the financial burden caused by the injury.

Why You Need an Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer

When facing the aftermath of an injury or accident, the help of an Atlanta personal injury lawyer becomes invaluable. Georgia’s personal injury laws are intricate, and understanding how they apply to your unique case can be daunting. That’s where we come in. Our legal team is well-versed in Georgia’s personal injury law, allowing us to provide you with comprehensive guidance. We prove negligence and liability, critical aspects of any personal injury claim, and we’re dedicated to maximizing your compensation, covering essential expenses like medical bills and lost wages, and addressing the intangible costs like pain and suffering.

Dealing with insurance companies can be a challenge, but our experienced attorneys are skilled in negotiation, ensuring that insurance companies don’t take advantage of your situation. Beyond that, we navigate the complex legal procedures for you, from adhering to filing deadlines to gathering essential evidence. Most importantly, we are committed to protecting your rights throughout the entire process. When you choose Edwards Family Law, you’re selecting a team of lawyers who are passionate about securing justice for you and aiding in your recovery after a devastating injury or accident.

Contact Edwards Family Law Today

In the face of adversity caused by personal injury or accident, securing professional support can make all the difference. At Edwards Family Law, we’re not just attorneys but your advocates, committed to your well-being and your pursuit of justice. Our experience in Georgia’s personal injury law and our dedication to maximizing your compensation are at your service. Remember, when dealing with insurance companies, complex legal procedures, or the burden of proving negligence, you don’t have to go it alone. Your recovery and peace of mind are paramount. Take the first step towards regaining control of your life – contact us today for a free consultation and let Edwards Family Law stand by your side.


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Frequently Asked Questions

How long do I have to file a personal injury claim in Georgia?

The statute of limitations for most personal injury claims in the State of Georgia is two years from the date of the incident. It’s crucial to consult with an attorney promptly to file your claim within this timeframe.

How is compensation determined in a personal injury case?

Compensation varies based on the severity of your injuries, medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. The percent of fault for an accident can also affect your settlement amount. Our experienced attorneys will assess the unique circumstances of your case to determine the appropriate compensation to pursue.

What if the insurance company offers a settlement? Should I accept it?

It’s advisable not to accept any settlement offers from insurance companies without consulting an attorney. Insurance companies often try to settle for less than you deserve. We’ll evaluate the offer and negotiate on your behalf for a fair settlement.


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