Elizabeth Personal Injury Lawyer
If you or a loved one suffered severe injuries in an accident, call the Elizabeth personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Hasson, P.C. We will meet with you to discuss your legal options for holding any at-fault parties responsible for your injuries and getting the compensation you need to replace lost wages and pay for medical care.
Our personal injury attorneys are more than legal advocates. We are:
- Successful in securing millions for injured victims;
- Aggressive defenders and litigators; and
- Recognized and respected in the legal community.
Let the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Hasson, P.C. provide you with the legal relief, closure, and justice you deserve so you can focus on healing.
Our Elizabeth Personal Injury Attorneys Can Help
New Jersey personal injury laws are complex, and dealing with the insurance company can get complicated and confusing quickly. Do not try to represent yourself in your personal injury claim. Much more goes into pursuing a reliable personal injury case than you may realize.
At the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Hasson, P.C., we will answer your legal questions and explain your rights as the victim of a personal injury. We will also explain the personal injury process to you, stand beside you, and keep you updated throughout your claim. We will build your case in the following ways:
- Investigating your accident;
- Collecting relevant evidence and speaking to witnesses;
- Assessing the total value of your claim;
- Identifying all sources of compensation;
- Handling all insurance company correspondence;
- Communicating with creditors;
- Meeting all legal deadlines;
- Hiring needed experts;
- Negotiating with the insurance company(s); and
- If necessary, preparing your case for trial.
Contact the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Hasson, P.C. to set up your free claim assessment. Our personal injury attorneys will listen to the facts of your case and offer you sound advice to put your mind at ease.
Why File a Personal Injury Claim?
Personal injury claims are civil lawsuits filed against another person, business, government, or other entity. Usually, the claim is filed against and paid by the person’s or entity’s insurance company. Personal injury claims are intended to compensate victims for damages caused by the negligence or recklessness of another.
There are many reasons victims file personal injury claims, and not all are monetary. Victims file personal injury claims to provide them with a sense of justice and hold negligent parties responsible for their actions. Personal injury claims also serve to give victims closure to a chapter in their lives.
Compensation for a Victim of Personal Injury
The compensation victims receive in personal injury claims is intended to pay for accident-related losses and expenses both past and future. Types of compensation victims request include the following:
- Medical bills;
- Occupational therapy;
- Lost wages;
- Loss of future income;
- Psychological counseling;
- Pain and suffering;
- Loss of enjoyment of life; and
- Wrongful death expenses.
Proving Liability in a Personal Injury Case
To succeed in a personal injury claim, the victim or their attorney must prove negligence on behalf of the other person or entity. This is the most challenging part of a personal injury case.
Proving negligence requires showing:
- The at-fault party owed the victim a duty of care;
- The at-fault party breached that duty of care;
- That breach resulted in the victim’s injuries; and
- The victim has actual damages.
The victim must have damages to pursue a personal injury claim.
Types of Personal Injury Accidents
Personal injury claims arise from personal injury accidents. Some common personal injury accidents in Elizabeth are:
- Car accidents;
- Truck accidents;
- Slip and fall accidents;
- Medical malpractice; and
- Wrongful death.
Not every accident qualifies as a personal injury accident. Therefore, it is best to consult an experienced Elizabeth personal injury lawyer, like those at the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Hasson, P.C. to discuss the details of your accident.
Contact a Personal Injury Attorney Today
If you have a personal injury claim, the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Hasson, P.C. will create a case strategy with your goals in mind. Contact our offices today to take advantage of your free claim evaluation. There are no upfront legal fees or expenses, and we only collect payment when we win your claim.